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Campaign group forces further consideration of "integrated care" in Devon

Save Our Hospital Services scored a major victory today when after its demonstrations (including today):

emails, public speaking and media onslaught led to the DCC Health Scrutiny Committee refusing to agree to the commencement of the secretive and undemocratic imposition of an “Integrated Care System” (accelerating privatisation of health and social care) being forced on the county from 1 April 2018 (probably not coincidentally April Fool’s Day). 41 more words


Crom the Barbarian's Foes for Dungeon Crawl Classics RPG/OSR games

I love making monsters. Specifically, when I come across a compelling creature in movies, books, or comics, I love translating them to roleplaying games, be it alien species from the new movies for the old WEG Star Wars game, or cosmic horrors for Call of Cthulhu. 1,356 more words


£2 million unspent on broadband cannot be reallocated

“Councillors in Devon have been told that they cannot use £2m of unspent funds from a major broadband project.

External funding has been used to finish the first phase of the Connecting Devon and Somerset scheme, the largest government-funded superfast broadband programme in the UK. 112 more words


"Thousands of miles of UK roads in poor condition"

“Some 10% of the road network maintained by local authorities in Great Britain is in poor condition, or has been flagged for further inspection.
About 37,000 kilometres (22,990 miles) across England, Wales and Scotland fell below top standard in surveys carried out on behalf of the Department for Transport.
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