NHS advises 'compact' development to boost public health

Planners should work to support the creation of "compact and connected places" to help tackle "preventable health conditions and poor wellbeing", a report published by NHS England has said.

by Michael Donnelly
Healthy towns: Report backs creation of "compact and connected places" (pic: Tejvan Pettinger via Flickr)
Healthy towns: Report backs creation of "compact and connected places" (pic: Tejvan Pettinger via Flickr)

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