Adrian Davis (@Adrian4Davis )

Adrian Davis

Bio European public health & transport planning specialist. Collaboration essential to improve population health. Prof, Transport & Health, TRI, ENU. Own views.
Location Bristol & Edinburgh, UK
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Twitter Web App : I remind myself of this thought almost daily helped by the UK Government's antics. "Science without policy is science. Policy without science is gambling.”

If you agree perhaps retweet this one.

Twitter Web App : A constituent copies me into his email to the Conservative Party. 'I have just heard Matt Hancock claim that Dominic Cummings behaved "within the rules" over the early lock-down period. As a result, I cannot remain a member of the Conservative Party.'

Twitter Web App : In defence of science -> Countries that relied on core epidemiology & public health measures have done much better so far. They had leaders that listened to & relied on scientists having practical experience in previous outbreaks including Ebola & SARS. US & UK clearly didn’t.

Twitter Web App : Set up park-and-cycle on city outskirts to help commuters, AA says' | via @telegraph telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/05/1…

Twitter Web App : We have written an open letter to Baroness Vere on the urgent and immediate funding support city region transport authorities need in order to ramp up and maintain the provision of socially distanced public transport networks 👇urbantransportgroup.org/resources/type…

Twitter Web App : ‘As tough as it gets for public transport’ - our Director Jonathan Bray weekly blog on what Sunday night’s partial easing of lockdown means for urban transport urbantransportgroupblog.org/2020/05/11/int…

Twitter Web App : Edinburgh Napier TRI Paths for All Chris Oliver GCPH EdNapier RIO Edinburgh Napier University Edinburgh Napier Environmental Sustainability Living Streets Spokes CycleCampaign Cycling Edinburgh We are on the precipice of major increase in car use where many would have previously used public transport. The congestion, pollution and longer term costs to economy and health make fiscal incentives for active travel loose change from a £27.4B roads programme in England.

Twitter Web App : Mayor of London Sadiq Khan continues to set a global example for city leadership in the wake of the #COVID19 pandemic, working towards a recovery plan that puts people first. twitter.com/LDN_pressoffic…

Twitter Web App : UK obsession with economic growth is not supported by vast majority of Brits

Over 80% want measures of health and wellbeing to be prioritised over GDP

theguardian.com/society/2020/m…

Twitter Web App : One thing this lockdown has made a mockery of is HS2 - surely now a white elephant in the age of Zoom and reducing unnecessary commuting. Who needs to be at a meeting 20 minutes sooner? Spend the billions on social care and save nature.

Twitter Web App : In this poll of 2061 GB adults, over 80% want quality of life indicators to take priority over economy, with the highest proportion in Scotland. theguardian.com/society/2020/m…

Twitter Web App : At 7pm on Sunday May 10, Boris Johnson effectively ceased to be the prime minister of the UK and became prime minister of England.