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New fitness classes exclusively for women coming to Suffolk

New fitness classes exclusively for women coming to Suffolk

Posted: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:11

Suffolk is set to be one of the first counties in the UK to offer This Girl Can Classes, after several instructors across the county qualified earlier this month.

This Girl Can Classes, operated by EMD... Read More »

Tags: Active, Suffolk, This Girl Can, This Girl Can Classes, This Girl Can Suffolk

Sign up to the East Suffolk Explorer walking challenge this October

Sign up to the East Suffolk Explorer walking challenge this October

Posted: Wed, 21 Sep 2022 11:08

A new walking challenge has been launched in East Suffolk – with vouchers and digital tech up for grabs as prizes for taking part.

East Suffolk Council has teamed up with community-based walking app... Read More »

Tags: East Suffolk, Walking, challenge

Get Grants 10th Anniversary Free Events

Get Grants 10th Anniversary Free Events

Posted: Tue, 20 Sep 2022 15:38

Get Grants are celebrating their 10th Anniversary and to celebrate they are offering FREE online events, including an Introduction to Bid Writing in Sports and Physical Activity Workshop!

Throughout October... Read More »

Tags: Get Grants, bid writing, funding, grants

Suffolk organisations announce plans for National Fitness Day 2022

Suffolk organisations announce plans for National Fitness Day 2022

Posted: Fri, 16 Sep 2022 08:52

Suffolk organisations announce plans for National Fitness Day 2022 as campaign calls for UK to prioritise physical health to support mental strength

Leisure providers and community hubs including the Unity... Read More »

Tags: Active, Fitness Day, National Fitness Day, Suffolk, Uk Active

"If physical activity was a pill to prescribe we most certainly would."

"If physical activity was a pill to prescribe we most certainly would."

Posted: Thu, 15 Sep 2022 12:19

On Thursday 29th September, the world will come together to mark World Heart Day, a global campaign which informs people that cardiovascular disease (CVD), including heart disease and stroke, is the world's... Read More »

Tags: Active, Cardiac, Heart, Heart Health, Physical Activity, World Heart Day

Nominations for the Active Suffolk Awards are OPEN!

Nominations for the Active Suffolk Awards are OPEN!

Posted: Mon, 12 Sep 2022 08:59

Active Suffolk are pleased to announce that the nomination period for this year's Active Suffolk Awards have now opened, inviting local people to submit their choices for ten exciting award categories,... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk Awards, Awards, Celebrate, Nominations

Suffolk County Council Chairman releases statement following the death of Her Majesty The Queen

Suffolk County Council Chairman releases statement following the death of Her Majesty The Queen

Posted: Fri, 09 Sep 2022 09:11

Following the deeply saddening announcement of the death of Her Majesty The Queen, Suffolk County Council Chairman, Councillor Robert Everitt, has released a statement on behalf of the entire council.... Read More »

Tags: Her Majesty, Queen, Royal

10th Anniversary of parkrun in Suffolk this weekend!

10th Anniversary of parkrun in Suffolk this weekend!

Posted: Mon, 05 Sep 2022 18:16

On Saturday 10th September, Suffolk will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of it's first parkrun to be established in Chantry Park in Ipswich in 2012 with Ipswich Town Football Club Foundation doing... Read More »

Tags: Anniversary, Ipswich, Run, Walk, parkrun

Funding Opportunity for Boxing Clubs in Suffolk

Funding Opportunity for Boxing Clubs in Suffolk

Posted: Thu, 01 Sep 2022 10:14

Since the 15th August 2022, Boxing Clubs have been invited to apply for Sport England's Together Fund (formerly Tackling Inequalities Fund) for grants of between £250 and £5,000.

The Together... Read More »

Tags: Boxing, Funding, Together Fund