Launch of Food Strategy to promote good food for all #Goodfoodbury

2021-02-02T14:14:18+00:002nd February 2021|Uncategorised|

Improving everyone’s access to healthy and sustainable food is the ambition of the newly-launched Bury Food Strategy. The aim is to promote better health by making the healthier choice the easier choice, for all age groups and communities, promoting good food and better access to it. Members from across the food community in Bury, which encompasses [...]

Bury is supporting the #DRYMESTER campaign

2020-11-18T15:56:37+00:0018th November 2020|Uncategorised|

The #DRYMESTER campaign helps parents-to-be to go alcohol free. Set up by the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership, it aims to spread awareness about the risks of drinking alcohol during pregnancy. Current guidance advises that there is no safe time or safe amount of alcohol to drink during pregnancy. If you're pregnant or planning [...]

More local people offered free flu vaccination this winter

2020-10-02T15:20:47+01:002nd October 2020|Uncategorised|

More local people than ever will be offered the flu vaccine this winter to protect themselves and the NHS. Currently those eligible for the free vaccination are people aged 65 and over, pregnant women, people with certain health conditions, carers and those in care homes, frontline health and social care workers, anyone living in a household [...]