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All beds at Torrington Hospital in Devon will permanently close, despite protests from people in the town.
A unanimous vote has ended months of uncertainty surrounding the future of the 10 overnight beds.
Patients will now be treated in their homes.
A decision over the closure of inpatient beds at Torrington hospital has been postponed. Northern Devon Healthcare Trust the local Clinical Commission Group say they want to hear all evidence from the community and wait until an independent review has been carried out before making it's final conclusions.