New London A&E 'to close over NHS debts'
26 October 2012 Last updated at 19:33 BST
A newly opened emergency department may have to shut just six months after opening to help balance the books of the NHS in south London.
Lewisham A&E only opened in April but looks set to go as part of plans to rescue a bankrupt neighbouring hospital trust.
BBC London's Political Correspondent Karl Mercer reports.