Plymouth HIA and transport scheme

The cross-over between environment and health was recognised in the East End Transport Scheme in Plymouth, which began in 2009. The Scheme was a major project that includes construction of a new public transport corridor, changes to traffic flow, new facilities for cyclists and pedestrians, and improvements to local areas that had experienced significant disruption…

Newham Council: Health in Planning

NHS Newham, now NHS East London and the City, appointed a regeneration manager in 2010 to oversee the health input to a range of projects in the borough, including the 2012 Olympics and the redevelopment of Royal Docks. This joint collaboration between the local authority and the Health Service furthered the health agenda, embedding it…

Cambridgeshire JSNA for new communities

Cambridgeshire is experiencing significant growth in existing communities and new settlements. NHS Cambridgeshire and Cambridgeshire County Council decided to attempt to identify the characteristics of the population that was likely to live in new communities proposed for the area and what their health needs might be, so that they could better plan to meet those…