Public Health England has launched the latest Better Health campaign to encourage people to lose excess weight and get active this summer.

MPs have said that the government’s response to the pandemic has exposed the taxpayer to ‘significant financial risks for decades to come’.

Further targeted daily contact testing is being rolled out in England to frontline emergency services and some transport workers.

The government has launched a new campaign to remind public of importance of continuing healthy behaviours to reduce the spread of coronavirus.

Keir Starmer has launched Labour’s Safer Communities campaign with a pledge to crack down on anti-social behaviour.

The government has launched a new multi-million pound strategy to speed up diagnosis and improve support and care for autistic people.

England's chief medical officer has said that a new national strategy is needed to tackle poor health and lower life expectancy in seaside towns.

Adult social care leaders have come together to offer a collective vision of what should be in a workforce strategy for the growing sector.

The Prime Minister has announced an additional £50 million in grassroots football pitches, prioritised for left-behind communities.

A coalition of health and education experts have committed to making mental health and wellbeing a central part of education recovery plans.

New guidance to help local authorities to plan, design and deliver high quality walking and cycling routes across Wales has been launched.

Decreasing local government funding over recent years probably contributed to declines in life expectancy in some areas of England.

The National Food Strategy has suggested that sugar and salt should be taxed and vegetables prescribed by the NHS.

More than half a million people are now registered with asthma in London and two-thirds of sufferers say their condition is made worse by poor air quality.

Many frontline social care workers are undervalued in comparison to their peers in equivalent positions in other public funded sectors.


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This year, Total Telecom’s Connected Britain is celebrating its 10th anniversary, marking a decade of networking, innovation, and collaboration. The conference is now the UK’s largest digital economy event, set to welcome over 7,500 delegates from the telecoms industry and beyond to discuss the hottest topics at ExCel London on September 11–12. 

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