I have actually started to reads the report and it makes very interesting reading, to say the questionnaire was loaded is putting it mildly.
A lot of the people who disagreed with the report had said that ease of access should be one of the main considerations as to location of the units.
They can not even come up with a figure as to how many operations a year would count as to improving a surgeons success rate, some have said a surgeon would need to operate more than 400 times a year for improvement in success rate.
"Leeds was also commented on favourably by many respondents who had prior experience of it. Large numbers also mentioned: Its ability to provide a range of services in one location Its central location and large population served."
That extract is taken from the report, if you want to read the entire report it's on line.