Regeneration of Greater Manchester


The Director of Public Health at Oldham Council, Alan Higgins, will be speaking at our Healthy Cities forum on 9th October at The Crystal Building, London. Alan will focus on the regeneration work that has been planned and discussed to improve healthy living in Greater Manchester.

He says 'art, community and health' are three watch words to improve health and this is reflected in the regeneration planned. Additonally concentration on improving the cycling infrastructure is also important.

According to the Council, work has been ongoing for some time to develop a regeneration masterplan looking ahead to 2035 at five strategic sites totalling 21 acres in size and where it seeks to find better uses that can redevelop and improve the town centre.

The benefits say the Council