Head of Technology Policy, 2013-15
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RT @rcsloggett #Covid19 has shown us why the time is now for 'a new deal' for social care. Me and @harry_qp have written in @timesredbox on the opportunity for @RishiSunak to get #socialcare reform done as part of the COVID recovery: bit.ly/2OapvOw