This is an interview with Dr Nigel Lyons, CEO of Hunter New England Health, on the future of the James Fletcher Hospital site and its importance to the history of Newcastle and the Country.

The interview was recorded by Jenny Bates on ABC Radio 1233 and broadcast on Friday 4th December 2009. Following Dr Lyons,  Ann Hardy, secretary of the Hunter Committee of the National Trust was also interviewed for comment.

Interview by Jenny Bates with Dr Nigel Lyons (Hunter New England Area Health) and Ann Hardy (National Trust) ABC1233 4 December 2009 (12Mb file)