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Department of Health issues Cold Weather Plan for England

 The Cold Weather Plan for England was issued on 1 November 2011 by the Department of Health.

It is part of the wider suite of measures which the DH and NHS are taking to protect individuals and communities from the effects of severe winter weather. The plan provides advice for individuals, communities and agencies on how to prepare for and respond to severe cold weather as part of wider winter planning and announces the 'Warm Homes, Healthy People' fund.

The Cold Weather Plan and further information on why cold weather planning is essential to health and well-being can be found on Department of Health's Website.

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