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Public Health in Liverpool walk


A walk celebrating Liverpool's many health-related "firsts"  and those who have contributed to the improvement of public health and welfare in the city 


Liverpool Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children logo
Sir Ronald Ross blue plaque liverpool
Liverpool Kitchen cellar 1960s
Liverpool Blind school braille relief
Liverpool Blind school basket making relief

This walk celebrates those who have contributed to the improvement of pubic heatlh and welfare in the city.  We also celebrate many of Liverpool's health-related "firsts": Britain's first School for the Blind,  the founding of the District Nursing Service here in Liverpool,  the World's first School for Tropical Medicine, the founding of the NSPCC in the city, Britain's 1st Officer of Public Health, the country's first winner of the Nobel Prize for Medicine and even the country's first Animal Welfare Association - all happened here in Liverpool and we visit sites associated with these innovations.

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