"Andrew Lansley has reviewed the latest figures for the number of births across Greater Manchester and today said: 'If I am secretary of state for health after the election, maternity and children's services will be maintained at Fairfield and I will ensure this happens.
"The choice for voters in Bury North is clear: vote Labour and these services will be axed from Fairfield. Vote Conservative and if there is a Conservative government the maternity department will be kept open."
Fairfield Hospital closure confirmed by Andrew Lansley, Health Secretary.I've often wondered if political publicity could be actionable - is it a contract? False advertising?