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Simon Jupp column: 'Men’s Sheds are saving lives'

For many, being in good company is key to being happy. Spending that meaningful time with family or friends to have a laugh and forget any worries, or to talk about them. But not everyone has that blessing in life. Loneliness can affect anyone and everyone, with a big hit on personal health and wellbeing.

Simon Jupp: ‘I promise to always fight to protect our local NHS’

We are certainly blessed to have fantastic community hospitals in East Devon. Exmouth, Sidmouth, Ottery St Mary, Honiton, Seaton and Axminster community hospitals alongside Seachange in Budleigh Salterton and the multi-million pound Exeter Nightingale Hospital all help take the pressure off the RD&E and provide services for people closer to home.