Definition of 'postcode lottery'
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Times, Sunday Times (2007)
No more postcode lottery with each council adapting and implementing its own illogical and incomprehensible funding requirements.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
There is no doubt that we owe it to our older generations to end the current cruel postcode lottery of care.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
She must end the postcode lottery.The Sun (2006)
We're back to a postcode lottery.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Maybe that's what they mean by the postcode lottery.Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2012) The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2010)
The postcode lottery in relation to schooling is particularly insidious because it is less easy to detect than attendance at an independent or grammar school.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It's a p*** postcode lottery.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
I want to know what you will do regarding special needs and how the help that disabled people get is a postcode lottery.The Sun (2009) The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But treatment for alcohol dependency is subject to a postcode lottery of care, with just 6 per cent currently receiving help.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It is absolutely shocking that, due to the current funding crisis in general practice, patients are facing a postcode lottery.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2010)
That inevitably means having the notorious postcode lottery: one GP surgery or one hospital will do things differently from another.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Definition of postcode lottery from the Collins English Dictionary