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Events calendar

For a clear picture of which official Health Events are happening on which dates, use the Health Events Calendar to plan health promotion work to coincide with these campaigns.

We will be providing regular reminders of the main events, along with suggestion of resources you might like to use.

Campaign resources

The Department of Health has created a Campaign Resource Centre website specifically for people who are working to promote healthy lifestyles and need information and resources on Department of Health Campaigns. Register with them to receive regular email updates.​

Updated budget timeline 2018/19

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Save someone in need. Give the gift of life.

If you needed an organ transplant would you have one? We’re campaigning with NHS Blood and Transplant to educate young people about #OrganDonation. M...

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Signing up to NHS register as a young person means that someday you could save lives as a donor—by leaving behind the gift of life. Help save someone ...

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Breast Cancer - Be Clear on Cancer

Today, Public Health England are launching their Be Clear on Cancer ‘breast cancer in women over 70’ campaign. If you've noticed changes to your breas...

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Over the next few days we will be sharing quotes from some of the older children in care and the difference their foster carers have made to them. Co...

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Northamptonshire Shared Lives service for vulnerable adults rated outstanding

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test highways news release
31/08/2016 22:00
Northamptonshire County Council’s Cabinet will next month (September 6th) discuss plans to add an additional 105 new places at Wollaston Community Primary School.
31/08/2016 22:00
This summer’s Women’s Tour was watched by a record-breaking 80,000 people in Northamptonshire – 12,500 more than last year.