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Working hyperbaric chamber 'badly needed'

Charity says facility can have huge benefits

Getting the Island's hyperbaric chamber back up and running is "badly needed".

That's according to the Friends of the Hyperbaric Chamber charity, which has been fundraising to upgrade the facility.

Work to erect steelwork for a new plant room is getting underway at the Peel Road site, but more money is needed to get the chamber up to standard.

John Houghton from the charity says the benefits of hyperbaric treatment can have a big impact: