The Scafell Project – Stakeholders

The stakeholders, from whom endorsement of the project will be sought, may include:

  • Academics
  • Clinicians
  • Service providers
  • Activists
  • Parents


The following have endorsed the statement “I agree that screening children in the UK for elevated blood lead concentration is necessary, achievable and effective and support the aims of The Scafell Project.

  • The Committee of The LEAD Group
  • Dr Caroline Taylor, Research Fellow, Bristol Medical School, Population Health Science Institute, University of Bristol
  • Dr Andrew Turner, Reader in Environmental Science, School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Plymouth
  • Hesaan Sheridan, Test For Lead, Heritage Testing Limited
  • Dr Priyanka Chaurasia, Lecturer in Data Analytics, Ulster University
  • Dr Simon Reddy, Lead In The Water, Institute for Apprenticeships (IfA)
  • Laura Mead, parent of lead poisoned child
  • Julia Klein, parent concerned about lead exposure
  • Professor Erik Millstone, Emeritus Professor (Science Policy Research Unit), University of Sussex
  • Hugh & Helen Lee-Smith, parents concerned about lead exposure
  • Dr David E Jacobs, Chief Scientist, National Center for Healthy Housing
  • Frank Sheppard, Lead Containing Materials Association, not for profit lead testing