Bitbucket will remove mercurial repositories (including https://bitbucket.org/edmcdonagh/pynetdicom on 1st June 2020.
I have no intention of maintaining that repository after that date, so we need to have moved onto https://github.com/pydicom/pynetdicom well before that date.
This implies moving also to https://github.com/pydicom/pydicom,
Python 2.7 stops being supported on 1st June 2020, with a final release in April 2020. Pip for 2.7 will also be deprecated at the same time. So we need to make that transition too.