The following are the references used in our Health Briefing document.

  1. Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (2015) Exercise: The miracle cure and the role of the doctor in promoting it.
  2. Scottish Government (2020) Scottish Health Survey 2019: Volume 1: Main Report
  3. Public Health Scotland (2021) Physical Activity
  4. Living Streets (2016) Overcoming Barriers and Identifying Opportunities for Everyday Walking for Disabled People                                                                           
  5. ScotPHO (2020) Physical Activity: Key points
  6. Arup (2020) Inclusive Cycling in Cities and Towns
  7. Glasgow Centre for Population Health (2017) Active Travel in Glasgow: What we’ve learned so far
  8. Ogilvie et al. (2016) Health Impacts of the Cambridgeshire Guided Busway: A natural experimental study, Public Health Research 4(1)
  9. Cycling Scotland (2020) Annual Cycling Monitoring Report 2020
  10. World Health Organization (2018) Ambient (Outdoor) Air Pollution;
  11.  British Lung Foundation (2019) How Does Air Pollution Affect Children’s Lungs?
  12. COMEAP (2010) The Mortality Effects of Long-Term Exposure to Particulate Air Pollution in the United Kingdom
  13. BBC News (2020) Air Pollution Linked to Raised Covid-19 Death Risk
  14. SPICe (2020) Low Traffic Neighbourhoods;
  15. ECF (2014) Cycling and Urban Air Quality
  16. Cycling UK (2017) Cycling and Health
  17. Living Streets (2011) Making the Case for Investment in the Walking Environment
  18. Play Scotland – Getting it Right for Play: The Power of Play: An Evidence Base
  19. Lambert et al (2019) What is the Relationship between the Neighbourhood Built Environment and Time Spent in Outdoor Play? International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 16(20);
  20. Public Health England (2016) Working Together to Promote Active Travel
  21. Sustrans Scotland (2020) Professional Briefing on Spaces for People
  22. Parliamentary Office of Science & Technology (2016) Creating Age-Friendly Cities
  23. Wheels for Wellbeing (2019) A Guide to Inclusive Cycling
  24. Sustrans (2020) Transport in the UK will Never Be the Same, it Must Be Better
  25. Scottish Parliament (2018) Cycling: What Works?—What-works-#
  26. Sustrans – Bike Life