What a busy few weeks in the life of the private rented housing sector and a continued trend toward licencing. Middlesex University has worked with Metastreet to develop and launch its new CPD course PRS 4117 Advanced Private Sector Housing Regulation starting on 25th April. For more details, eligibility requirements and to book a place, … Continue reading Is licencing the private rented housing sector the way forward?
The work of a postgraduate student at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has revealed some of the reasons behind why people – often willingly – live in vans in Bristol. Urban vehicle dwelling is growing, particularly in Bristol where a persistent shortage in housing has negatively impacted affordability. The number of … Continue reading Not housed but not homeless: how did we get here? A housing pathways study of vehicle dwellers in Bristol
Hot off the press from our December EHNRet conference, in which Ian Watson - our EHP colleague from the Building Research Establishment (BRE) - presented on Using research and evidence to inform better housing practice, has shared this additional information with us: Our 5th edition of “News update from BRE’s housing and health team – … Continue reading Research informed practice
One week on from our research workshop please find a link below to some of the presentations, I will post the others here in the New Year and my apologies for not including some content below as I missed the first half of the workshop. At a very strange/worrying time here in the UK (Happy … Continue reading Celebrating Environmental Health Research: Rob’s workshop reflections
Don't forget to reserve your place at this event for next week. Or if you can't make it, you may like to submit a poster. Details here. We look forward to seeing you.
Our friends in NCCPH continue to share their resources with us and help us understand global perspectives in public and environmental health. The Canadian National Collaborating Centres for Public Health and the Public Health Physicians of Canada have presented a series of free, online, accredited (CME) webinars, each focusing on a different public health priority … Continue reading Canadian webinars on public health
Don't forget to book your place for our FREE conference on 13 December at Birmingham We look forward to seeing you there.