FOUR meetings to debate the future of the NHS in north Essex will be held next month.

The Big Care Debate asks residents in Colchester and Tendring where they believe funds should be prioritised.

There are two public meetings at Colchester Town Hall on Thursday, February 20, at 2.30pm and 7pm. They are followed by two public meetings on Thursday, February 27 at the West Cliff Theatre in Clacton at 2.30pm and 7pm. Call 01206 286899.