LGA Behavioural Insights Projects 2020/21

Find out about the councils embarking on their projects in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

This year, councils will be working on a variety of projects to help in their response to the COVID-19 pandemic. They will be sharing learning and results as the projects progress which will be useful for all councils nationwide.

Please find a list of councils on the programme alongside their project beneath.

Council Lead and email address Project
Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council

Nicola Jones


Working with community champions in the COVID-19 pandemic
Sandwell Council

Chitra Roberts


Increasing compliance to COVID-19 restrictions

Cheshire East Council

Katy Ellison


Preventing male suicide
City of Wolverhampton Council

Shanara Abdin


Increasing physical activity
Norfolk County Council

Helena Bunn


Reducing pupil exclusions in maintained schools
Cambridgeshire County Council

Beatrice Brown


Reducing hate crimes
Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council

Simon Armour


Increasing volunteering in young people
London Borough of Newham

Katie Brunger


Reducing individual debt