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UK Sport and Sport England publish Whyte Review  

UK Sport and Sport England publish Whyte Review  

Posted: Fri, 24 Jun 2022 16:41

Last week, UK Sport and Sport England published the Whyte Review; an independent report they co-commissioned, to examine allegations of mistreatment in the sport of gymnastics.

The review was co-commissioned... Read More »

Tags: Gymnastics, Safeguarding, Sport England, UK Sport, Whyte Review

One hundred FREE places available for the Festival of Suffolk Community Games

One hundred FREE places available for the Festival of Suffolk Community Games

Posted: Fri, 24 Jun 2022 07:00

With two weeks to go until the Festival of Suffolk Community Games, organisers are excited to announce that 100 places have been made available for general admission, inviting Suffolk families to attend... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycrfot Leisure, Active, Activities, Children, Families, Festival of Suffolk, Fun, Physical Activity, Sport, Suffolk Community Games

The St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association’s Discover Sailing and Kayaking Open Day

The St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association’s Discover Sailing and Kayaking Open Day

Posted: Thu, 26 May 2022 18:31

The St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association's Discover Sailing & Kayaking Open Day was held at Lackford Lake on Sunday, 8 May. The event formed part of the Royal Yachting Association's #DiscoverSailing... Read More »

Tags: Bury St Edmunds, boating, kayaking, paddle boarding, sailing

Active Suffolk reaffirms commitment as an anti-racist organisation

Active Suffolk reaffirms commitment as an anti-racist organisation

Posted: Wed, 25 May 2022 17:54

Following the tragic death of George Floyd two years ago, Active Suffolk, the Active Partnership for the county reaffirms their commitment to being an anti-racist organisation and share their success in... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, BAME, Diverse, Together Fund

Suffolk residents encouraged to use their Quiet Lanes

Suffolk residents encouraged to use their Quiet Lanes

Posted: Wed, 25 May 2022 13:37

People in Suffolk are being encouraged to explore more of the beautiful countryside on their doorstep through the growing Quiet Lanes initiative.

Quiet Lanes is a nationally recognised designation for narrow,... Read More »

Tags: Active Travel, Physical Activity, Public Footpaths, Suffolk

Group to tackle loneliness and isolation launched in Sudbury

Group to tackle loneliness and isolation launched in Sudbury

Posted: Tue, 24 May 2022 14:49

A new Sporting Memories club was recently launched in Sudbury at Kingfisher Leisure Centre. (18 May)

The Sporting Memories network of clubs has been running for over ten years across the UK, using the power... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycrfot Leisure, Dementia, Older age, Sporting Memories, Sudbury

Suffolk Schools step up for Walk to School week

Suffolk Schools step up for Walk to School week

Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 10:10

For this year's Walk to School Week (16-20 May), Suffolk County Council is supporting schools to take part in its Keep Moving Suffolk Walking Challenge.

Following the success of last year's challenge, almost... Read More »

Tags: Active Travel, Schools, Suffolk, Walk to School, Walking, Walking to School

Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay will visit The Festival of Suffolk Community Games this summer!

Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay will visit The Festival of Suffolk Community Games this summer!

Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 07:30

Following the excitement of the Festival of Suffolk Community Games announcement, organisers are delighted to share that the Queens Baton Relay will be visiting the event on Saturday 9th July.

The Birmingham... Read More »

Tags: Birmingham 2022, Commonwealth Games, Event, Festival of Suffolk, Physical Activity, Queens Baton Relay, Sport, Suffolk Community Games

Over £2.5million of investment from Sport England over the next five years has been confirmed

Over £2.5million of investment from Sport England over the next five years has been confirmed

Posted: Tue, 10 May 2022 07:00

Active Suffolk is amongst a group of over 120 organisations working in partnership with Sport England to level up access to sport and physical activity across the country.

Active Suffolk will receive expertise,... Read More »

Tags: Active Partnership, Investment, Physical Activity, Sport England, Uniting the Movement