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88 areas piloting health schemes
Ministers have identified 88 primary care trusts to pilot public health initiatives on the back of this week's White Paper.

The 200-page policy document sets out how the government is planning to combat health problems associated with obesity, smoking, drinking and mental and sexual health.

More than 1bn has been earmarked for public health over the next three years.

Listed below are the 88 pilots which will trial schemes from stop smoking services to health trainers:

  • Gateshead

  • Newcastle

  • North Tyneside

  • South Tyneside

  • Sunderland Teaching

  • Northumberland Care Trust

  • Wansbeck

  • Hartlepool

  • Middlesbrough

  • Langbaurgh

  • North Tees

  • Durham and Chester-le-Street

  • Derwentside

  • Easington

  • Sedgefield

  • Durham Dales

  • Blackburn with Darwen

  • Blackpool

  • Morecambe Bay

  • Eden Valley

  • Carlisle and District

  • Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale

  • Hyndburn and Ribble Valley

  • Preston

  • Bolton

  • Bury

  • South Manchester

  • Central Manchester

  • North Manchester

  • Oldham

  • Rochdale

  • Heywood and Middleton

  • Salford

  • Tameside and Glossop

  • Ashton, Leigh and Wigan

  • Knowsley

  • North Liverpool

  • Central Liverpool

  • South Liverpool

  • St Helens

  • Bebington and West Wirral

  • Birkenhead and Wallasey

  • Halton

  • Warrington

  • Eastern Hull

  • West Hull

  • North East Lincolnshire

  • Airedale

  • Bradford City

  • Bradford South and West

  • North Bradford

  • Eastern Wakefield

  • Wakefield West

  • Barnsley

  • Doncaster Central

  • Doncaster East

  • Doncaster West

  • Rotherham

  • Nottingham City

  • North Eastern Derbyshire

  • West Lincolnshire

  • Leicester City West

  • Eastern Leicester

  • Northamptonshire Heartlands

  • North Stoke

  • South Stoke

  • Burntwood, Lichfield and Tamworth

  • South Birmingham

  • North Birmingham

  • Heart of Birmingham Teaching

  • Eastern Birmingham

  • Oldbury and Smethwick

  • Rowley Regis and Tipton

  • Wednesbury and West Bromwich

  • Walsall Teaching

  • Wolverhampton City

  • Coventry

  • North Warwickshire

  • Hammersmith and Fulham

  • Haringey

  • Islington

  • Barking and Dagenham

  • City and Hackney

  • Newham

  • Tower Hamlets

  • Greenwich

  • Lambeth

  • Lewisham

  • Southwark




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