This is awful and shows what almost a decade of underfunding has done to the NHS.

Teams are doing their best but it is against all odds. There just aren’t enough vehicles or staff to be able to run the service as it should be and as a result people are suffering.

As the story states South Western Ambulance Trust saying that the demand is unprecedented I have asked for an item on the next Devon County Council Health and Adult Care Scrutiny Committee meeting.

See link for full story – https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-47146518