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TITLE
Assynt Parish Council Minutes, 28 April 1915
EXTERNAL ID
HLH_DEWAR100_036
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Assynt
DATE OF IMAGE
28 April 1915
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
1707
KEYWORDS
Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee
Dewar Report
Dewar Committee
Dewar Centenary
Assynt Parish Council Minutes, 28 April 1915

Improved communications were seen as being key to improving medical service provision and most Parish Councils applied for funding to extend the existing telephone infrastructure.


This image is part of an online exhibition marking the centenary of The Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee, commonly referred to as the Dewar Committee after its chairman, Sir John Dewar MP. The Committee's report paved the way for the first state provided health service in the world, the Highlands and Islands Medical Service, which revolutionised medical provision and is considered to be the precursor to the National Health Service. Click here to go to the start of the exhibition.

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Assynt Parish Council Minutes, 28 April 1915

SUTHERLAND: Assynt

1910s

Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee; Dewar Report; Dewar Committee; Dewar Centenary

Highland Archive Centre

Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee & Report

Improved communications were seen as being key to improving medical service provision and most Parish Councils applied for funding to extend the existing telephone infrastructure.<br /> <br /> <br /> <i>This image is part of an online exhibition marking the centenary of The Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee, commonly referred to as the Dewar Committee after its chairman, Sir John Dewar MP. The Committee's report paved the way for the first state provided health service in the world, the Highlands and Islands Medical Service, which revolutionised medical provision and is considered to be the precursor to the National Health Service. Click <a href=http://www.ambaile.org.uk/en/set/show_content_page.html?category=3&set=29&qw= >here</a> to go to the start of the exhibition.</i>