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Out-of-hours GP and 111 service 'must urgently improve'

BBC Radio Devon

The organisation Devon Doctors, which provides out-of-hours GP and 111 medical services to more than a million people across Devon and Somerset, has been told it must urgently improve by a health watchdog.

The Care Quality Commission said an inspection in July found its NHS 111 service was not meeting targets, patients did not always receive safe care or treatment, and staff were not trained sufficiently.

Inspectors said they would continue to monitor Devon Doctors extremely closely.

Tracy Higginbottom said she had never experienced such aggression in more than 20 years
Tracy Higginbottom said she had never experienced such aggression in more than 20 years of service.
The Oval crowd

Gary Smee

BBC Sport

Supporters attend a competitive cricket match for the first time this season, with 2,500 allowed inside The Oval for the T20 Blast.

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