Well North timeline
Professor Aidan Halligan shared his ideas with colleagues about starting a new movement to improve the health of the poorest people fastest, across a number of communities. Aidan and his team created a plan to deliver Well North.
Public Health England considered a bid for funding to support Well North, and awarded £9 million to cover the first three years.
Recruitment of a team to set up and run Well North, led by Chief Executive Sam Tunney.
First three pathfinders joined Well North – Well Doncaster, Well Oldham and Well Sefton.
Death of Aidan Halligan.
Review of Well North’s progress and process for moving forward under new leadership.
Lord Andrew Mawson appointed Executive Chairman.
Next three pathfinders joined Well North - Well Bradford, Well Halton and Well Skelmersdale.
Launch of new Well North website
Next two pathfinders joined Well North – Well Newcastle-Gateshead and Well Whitehaven.