HC Deb 08 February 1995 vol 254 c277W
Mrs. Beckett

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what guidance she has provided to district health authorities on taking local opinion into account when deciding to close a hospital.

Mr. Sackville

Guidance about consultation on hospital closure and substantial changes in service provision was attached to an executive letter—EL(90)185—issued in September 1990, copies of which are available in the Library.