GP Dr Robin Carr of Oxfordshire CCG has collaborated with Asthma UK to create written personal asthma action plans (PAAPs) into 11 non-English languages.

Dr Carr said: “I am keen to let practice nurses and fellow GPs that they are available for use in all their patients whose first language is not English.”

Languages available include Welsh, Urdu and Cantonese, among others, and the plans can be downloaded for free at: