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National award for North Devon District Hospital

North Devon District Hospital wins national award Credit: ITV News West Country

North Devon District Hospital has won a national award for its innovative approach in helping cancer patients. The hospital developed a computer database which allows it to log and follow all aspects of a patients' chemotherapy treatment.

Members of staff collected the award at a ceremony in London.

Matt Dawson opens children's hospital unit in Devon

England rugby legend Matt Dawson might be better known of late for his television work, but he's been in the region today to open a new Children's unit at North Devon District Hospital. The star of Question of Sport also won Celebrity Masterchef.

He's now come up with his own range of recipes for healthy eating, particularly in hospital. Seth Conway's report contains flash photography.