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Place Making

Sport England

Sport England are undertaking pilots in 12 places to try and better understand their different identities and help people to be active in communities across the country.

NHS Healthy New Towns

Oxfordshire has two of the ten NHS Healthy Towns located in Bicester and Barton. The work of this programme is to adopt a place based approach to changing the health of these communities.

Cycling and Walking

Public Health England have produced a comprehensive rapid evidence review for the individual and population health benefits of walking and cycling.

Greater Manchester Moving journey of learning has provided some great pointers for practice which may be used today to aid conversations around leadership approaches in systems approaches.

The current Health and Social Care system is under a lot of pressure, the healthy place animation video below demonstrates how we can work together to reduce the pressure.

Healthy Place Animation

Bicester Healthy New Town continues to celebrates the ongoing success of the Healthy New Town. The slides below highlights some of the findings from testing healthy place shaping in Bicester.

Read the slides below to find out the three core strands to developing Healthy Communities.

Robbin Tuddenham Chief Executive Officer of Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council delivered the following presentation at the 2019 Active Partnerships conference. Calderdale is one of the 12 Sport England funded local delivery pilots.

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One You

One You

A Campaign brought to you by Public Health England

Change 4 Life

Change 4 Life

These days, 'modern life' can mean that we're a lot less active. With so many opportunities to watch TV or play computer games, and with so much convenience and fast food available, we don't move about as much, or eat as well as we used to.

Sugar Smart
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Sugar Smart


SUGAR SMART is a campaign run by Sustain. We help local authorities, organisations, workplaces and individuals to reduce the amount of sugar we all consume.

Anyone can pledge to become SUGAR SMART – from councils and schools to restaurants, hospitals and independent companies.

Oxfordshire Mind

Oxfordshire Mind

We're Mind, the mental health charity. We're here to make sure that anyone with a mental health problem has somewhere to turn for advice and support.

If you're struggling with your mental health, you're not alone: 1 in 4 of us will experience a mental health problem at some point in our lives.