Supporters of the Harwich and Clacton maternity units will have the opportunity to discuss the shock closures at public NHS meetings.

Those who attend are welcome to raise their own issues and will have a chance to question senior managers.

The first health forum will be held at Dovercourt Central Church, Main Road on Wednesday, April 2 at 2pm – 4pm.

The next will be held at Tendring CVS Hall in Rosemary Road, Clacton, at 2pm on Friday, April 4, followed by the final meeting at Colchester Primary Care Centre on Monday, April 7, also at 2pm.

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