Sun shines on school health event

More than 300 people turned up in the sunshine to participate in a Health Aware Communities event at Chilvers Coton School in Nuneaton at the weekend. The sounds of bhangra…

Stoptober – coming to a town near you

In a bid to rally support for this year’s Stoptober, Warwickshire’s stop smoking team is taking to the streets armed with a giant red Stoptober button. It is hoped the…

Smoking makes us gag

More than 2,000 smokers last year signed up to Stoptober in Warwickshire and the call is once again going out, this year to swap fags for gags. Top comedians will…

Making a clean sweep for safety

With summer drawing to a close, Chimney Fire Safety Week (9 –15 September) provides a timely reminder to make sure that your chimney is ready for the winter months ahead.…

Ban smoking in cars carrying children

Smoking in cars where children are present should be banned, says Warwickshire’s Director of Public Health. Every week in Warwickshire around 4,500 children are exposed to second-hand smoke while travelling…