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Badminton England Disability Junior Championships to return

Posted: Wed, 14 Feb 2024 12:56

Badminton England are pleased to announce that our Disability Junior Championships are returning for a second year following the success of 2023's debut event.

The Championships will take place at the English... Read More »

Tags: Badminton, Badminton England, Championships, Disability Junior Championships, Disability Sport, Sport

Collage of Active Suffolk, Sport England Together Funded projects reaching four different audiences; Those with long term health conditions, those with disabilities, those from lower socio-economic groups and those from culturally diverse communities

Active Suffolk distribute almost £200,000 of Sport England Together Fund funding to support continued recovery of physical activity levels in Suffolk!

Posted: Mon, 18 Dec 2023 09:43

Active Suffolk have distributed almost £200,000 worth of Sport England funding to charities and organisations across the county, to support the continued recovery of physical activity levels amongst... Read More »

Tags: Community, Culturally Diverse Communities, Disability, Funding Distribution, Improving Health, Long Term Health Condition, Lower Socio-economic Groups, Sport England, Sport England Together Fund, Suffolk, Together Fund

CYP Active Lives Survey Results for Suffolk - 50% of children classified as active

Suffolk ranks higher than national average for active children and young people

Posted: Wed, 13 Dec 2023 11:20

The latest Active Lives data released by Sport England, show children and young people in Suffolk to be more active than the national average.

The survey has reported that the number of children across... Read More »

Tags: CYP active lives survey results, PE, abbeycroft, active, active children, active lives, active lives survey, active lives survey results, active schools, active young people, children and young people, physical activity, school, school sport, suffolk, west suffolk

Fit Villages Session; A Keep Fit session in Freckenham

Active Suffolk celebrates after receiving over £220,000 of funding to continue their incredibly successful Fit Villages project

Posted: Wed, 6 Dec 2023 08:00

Active Suffolk, the Active Partnership for Suffolk, is today celebrating after being awarded a total of over £220,000 in funding from National Lottery funding, Suffolk County Council, the West Suffolk... Read More »

Tags: Ageing Health, Chair-based Exercise, Community, Exercise, Fit Villages, Funding, Keep Fit, National Lottery, Older Adults, Physical Activity, Pilates, Rural, Sport, Suffolk, Suffolk County Council, Village Hall, West Suffolk Council, Yoga

Grants to encourage girls to get active through music and movement

Grants to encourage girls to get active through music and movement

Posted: Mon, 13 Nov 2023 14:30

Nike, in partnership with Spotify, has launched a new fund that encourages teenage girls to get active and improve their mental well-being through music and movement.

The Make Moves Fund will provide £20,000... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Young People, women and girls

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Sport England announces unprecedented investment into local communities to drive equal access to sport and physical activity

Posted: Tue, 7 Nov 2023 08:06

Sport England has today announced a major and unprecedented expansion of its investment into local communities across England to ensure those in greatest need are able to play sport and be physically active.... Read More »

Tags: Get Active, Improving Physical Activity Levels, New Initiative, Participation, Physical Activity, Place Based Approach, Place Based Working, Removing Barriers, Sport, Sport England, Uniting The Movement

CIMSPA 2023 Workforce Insight Report

CIMSPA 2023 Workforce Insight Report

Posted: Mon, 6 Nov 2023 15:39

Following the last Workforce Insight Report 2020, CIMSPA have today published a comprehensive insight report that uncovers the state of the UK's sport and physical activity workforce, the impact of recent... Read More »

Tags: Workforce insight

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The shortlisted nominees for this year’s Active Suffolk Awards are announced!

Posted: Fri, 3 Nov 2023 13:30

Following the completion of judging panels for this year's Active Suffolk Awards that is taking place in just a couple of weeks' time, Active Suffolk are delighted to announce the shortlisted nominees.... Read More »

Tags: ASA23, ASA23 Shortlist, achievements, active suffolk aw, active suffolk awards, active suffolk awards shortlist, awards, celebration, event, nominees, organisation, personal triumph, recognition, schools, shortlist, sport and physical activity, suffolk, teams, trinity park

Active Skills Project Impact and Evaluation

Active Skills Project Impact and Evaluation

Posted: Mon, 30 Oct 2023 16:49

ACTIVE SKILLS – HOW SIGNIFICANT FUNDING TO UPSKILL THE SPORT & PHYSICAL ACTIVITY WORKFORCE IN SUFFOLK HAS BENEFITTED THE WIDER COMMUNITY.

Active Suffolk has now completed the Active Skills project... Read More »

Tags: Workfroce development, active skills, funding