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"If you look at the positive side of coronavirus, it's highlighted how much stuff you can do within the community, that is based on health and social care, but actually doesn't need to be done by the NHS. It can be done by people helping each other. And that's the kind of funding that could be redirected to programmes that actually need it much more, and the kind of grassroot funding that we need."