Published: 30/06/2005, Volume II5, No. 5962 Page 12

Two Nottingham trusts will decide next week whether to create a new 'supertrust' to serve the area's 640,000 population. The boards of the Queen's Medical Centre University Hospital trust and Nottingham City Hospital trust will consider a report from management consultants McKinsey on 7 July. Trent Strategic Health Authority is meeting the£175,000 costs of the review.