Children and young people across Merton are being encouraged to give up fizzy drinks this month to reduce their sugar intake. Merton Council is supporting Fizz Free February, which was […]
Stoptober, the biggest mass attempt to quit smoking is back and Merton is calling on all smokers to take part.
On Monday 16 July at Collier’s Wood Library, Merton was officially presented their Dementia Friendly Community status by Alzheimer’s Society. A dementia-friendly community is a city, town or village where […]
An operation to disrupt the sale and supply of illegal tobacco and alcohol across the London Borough of Merton uncovered more than 1,000 cigarettes, over 5 kilos of hand-rolling tobacco […]
Merton is one of the top London boroughs to have the lowest levels of delayed transfers of care from hospital according to the latest figures released by NHS England. During […]
The ‘One You’ campaign has this week revealed that adults consume on average 200 to 300 more calories than they need each day. Also revealed was the fact that a […]
Merton Council has backed Fuel Poverty Awareness Day by offering advice to vulnerable residents on how to keep warm for less by carrying out free home visits. Fuel Poverty Awareness […]
The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has declared an Avian Influenza Prevention Zone across England to help protect poultry from the potential spread of bird flu. All keepers […]
Urgent flu catch up clinic It’s not too late to have your child immunised if they have not yet had their flu immunisation at school
Merton Council is supporting the national campaign Movember to raise awareness of men’s health with a giant moustache.