Information related to Physical Exercise

BMI and obesity: Where are you on the UK fat scale?

The Ageing Process and Health (Parliament Office of  Science and Technology, Feb 2018)

Herts County Council and Herts Independent Living aanounce Active Ageing

MacMillan Physical Activity

Physical Activity recomendations from NHS

as an interesting 1-page infographic        NHS Lets Get Moving     Information on becoming more active 

Find out your Heart age on NHS site

Public Health England summary recommendations for WH 2017 'Local priorities include reducing obesity and increasing physical activity in adults, reducing smoking, and helping the growing older population maintain their health.'  See PHE Health profile for WH

Active10 - how to get 10 minutes brisk activity into your day, by the NHS.  As seen on TV - Includes link to app. Click here

PARK

Enjoy Hertfordshire’s Parks

The new ParksHerts website provides information about our parks, including maps of walking and cycling routes, activity trails, historical and wildlife guides, events and park facilities. 

Health Walks in Hertfordshire - New!

Strategic

The Future of the Parks and Open Spaces across the Country

On the 22nd June 2018, Richard Tisdall hosted a panel of experts at Hotel Football in Manchester. The Tisdall Associates Panel Debate covered the pertinent issues associated to the future of the parks and open spaces across the country.

The panel was chaired by Yvonne Harrison, Managing Director Project 92 and included;

  • Dr William Bird MBE, Intelligent Health Limited
  • Paul McGarry, Head of Greater Manchester Ageing Hub, Greater Manchester Combined Authority
  • Helen Griffiths, Chief Executive Fields In Trust
  • Louise Robbins, Physical Activity Development Manager, GreaterSport
  • Hayley Lever, Strategic Manager,GM Moving
  • Lee Preston, Sport and Leisure Lead, Manchester City Council

Tisdall Associates brings an appreciation of the significance of landscape, biodiversity and health as fundamental to the creation of healthy resilient communities. As a Practice it draws on over 25 years experience in Landscape Architecture, Environmental Management and Public Health to provide a comprehensive and commercially focused service to clients in the public and private sectors.

CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE TISDALL ASSOCIATES PANEL DEBATE