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Cancer Patients & NHS Staff Get Walking!

Cancer Patients & NHS Staff Get Walking!

Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 09:41

This summer the John Le Vay Cancer Information Centre at the East Suffolk & North Essex NHS FT Hospital, along with the Cancer Well Being and Macmillan Centre in Colchester, launched an exciting and... Read More »

Tags: Active Lives

Ten new Walking Football Centres to be created in Suffolk

Ten new Walking Football Centres to be created in Suffolk

Posted: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 08:15

Suffolk County Council's Most Active County Partnership has teamed-up with Suffolk FA to establish ten new walking football centres across the county.

Funding is being provided for equipment or venue hire... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Lives, Active Partnerships, Active Suffolk, Football, Walking football

Public’s chance to give views on proposals to improve walking and cycling links in Lowestoft and Stowmarket

Public’s chance to give views on proposals to improve walking and cycling links in Lowestoft and Stowmarket

Posted: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 09:40

People in Lowestoft and Stowmarket are being asked for their views on proposals to enhance walking and cycling provision at two sites in the towns.

Suffolk County Council is keen to hear people's thoughts... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active transport, Cycling, Suffolk, Walking

Community cycling project supported by the Sport England Tackling Inequalities Fund launched in local mosque

Community cycling project supported by the Sport England Tackling Inequalities Fund launched in local mosque

Posted: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 09:15

As part of OneLife Suffolk's Get Help To Get Active programme, an 8-week cycling community project recently launched at the Shahjalal Islamic Centre and Masjid, a mosque based in Ipswich, to support local... Read More »

Tags: Active, Mosque, Sport England, TIF, Tackling Inequalities Fund

Suffolk residents tell us what fitness means to them this National Fitness Day

Suffolk residents tell us what fitness means to them this National Fitness Day

Posted: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 07:00

Today we are celebrating National Fitness Day, an annual event which helps to highlight the role physical activity plays across the country, helping to raise awareness of its importance in helping us all... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Active, Fitness2Me, National Fitness Day

Local This Girl Can Ambassador selected for the England Boxing Female Coach Development Programme

Local This Girl Can Ambassador selected for the England Boxing Female Coach Development Programme

Posted: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 11:21

Earlier this year, England Boxing launched a brand new Female Coach Development Programme and amongst the ten female coaches selected to be involved from across the country, was local This Girl Can Ambassador... Read More »

Tags: Boxing, England Boxing, Female Boxing, This Girl Can

Nominations open from Monday 20th September for the Active Suffolk Awards

Nominations open from Monday 20th September for the Active Suffolk Awards

Posted: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 08:00

Nominations will be open for the 2021 Active Suffolk Awards from Monday 20th September – Monday 4th October 2021. The Active Suffolk Awards is entering its fifteenth year, where local sports men... Read More »

Tags: 25th year, Active Suffolk, Active Suffolk Awards, Awards, Sports Awards, Suffolk

Sport England invest an extra £5m for Active Together crowdfunding partnership

Sport England invest an extra £5m for Active Together crowdfunding partnership

Posted: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 08:26

Following an initial £2.5m investment, Sport England have announced their decision to boost the Active Together crowdfunding partnership by an additional £5m, supporting grassroots sports clubs... Read More »

Tags: Crowdfunder, Funding, Sport England, Sport England Investment

A day with former National BMX Champion up for grabs for three Suffolk schools!

A day with former National BMX Champion up for grabs for three Suffolk schools!

Posted: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 07:00

Next month the finale of the AJ Bell Women's Tour will take place in Suffolk, and to celebrate, Active Suffolk have partnered with Suffolk County Council to invite local primary schools to participate... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Schools, Primary school, Suffolk, Womens Tour