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Get ready to support Screening for Life 2018

July is fast approaching, once again Screening Division, Public Health Wales will be running its annual campaign Screening for Life. The aim of the campaign is to raise awareness of the NHS screening programmes in Wales. This year’s focus is to raise awareness of screening for people invited to take part for the first time.

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Opening doors to low cost home ownership for first time buyers

With most first-time buyers needing approximately £30,000 for a house deposit, shared equity or low cost home ownership (LCHO) continues to be an affordable option as the first step on the property ladder. Newydd Housing Association, has seen over 20 low cost home ownership properties sold in the last three years, with these purchases being driven by 25 to 35 year olds.

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Ready, set… Celebrate!

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the NHS, the Chief Medical Officer for Wales, Dr Frank Atherton joined other walkers and runners at the birthday-themed Barry Island 5k parkrun.

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