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Expert witnesses


Panel 1: Levelling up education, skills, and ‘beyond the school gates’ to improve opportunities and social mobility

Panel 2: Improving health and wellbeing outcomes

  • Professor Mark Gamsu, School of Health and Community Studies, Leeds Beckett University
  • Jim Burt, Executive Director of Programmes, National Academy for Social Prescribing
  • Trisha Bennett, Community Development Co-ordinator, Whitley Big Local


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