Plans to overhaul stroke and major trauma care in London have been approved by a committee of the city’s primary care trusts.

Major trauma centres will be located at the Royal London Hospital, St George’s Hospital, King’s College Hospital and St Mary’s Hospital.

Hyper-acute stroke centres will be at Northwick Park Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital, University College Hospital, St George’s Hospital, King’s College Hospital, the Royal London Hospital, the Princess Royal University Hospital and Queen’s Hospital.