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Bury St Edmunds residents to receive free activities in new initiative

Bury St Edmunds residents to receive free activities in new initiative

Posted: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 12:38

All residents living in the catchment area of Bury St Edmunds Town Council, will be able to access free activities at Bury St Edmunds Leisure Centre this summer, thanks to a new initiative starting on... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Active bury, Bury St Edmunds, Bury St Edmunds Town Council, Free, Get bury Active, Local support, Physical Activity, Suffolk

Funded swimming lessons for children in Bury St Edmunds affected by the pandemic

Funded swimming lessons for children in Bury St Edmunds affected by the pandemic

Posted: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 14:53

Every child should have the opportunity to learn to swim as part of their national curriculum requirements, however, during the pandemic young people in year groups five and six , didn't get this opportunity... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Bury St Edmunds, Life Skills, Suffolk, Swim, Swimming

New cancer support programme for men in Suffolk launched

New cancer support programme for men in Suffolk launched

Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 09:40

A new cancer support programme for men has been launched in Suffolk to help keep male cancer patients active throughout their cancer journey.

Abbeycroft Leisure, working with the Macmillan team at West... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Cancer Support, Men, Sport England, Tackling Inequalities, Together Fund

Athletics track in Bury St Edmunds receives national accreditation

Athletics track in Bury St Edmunds receives national accreditation

Posted: Fri, 01 Apr 2022 11:19

The athletics track at Bury Leisure Centre which is managed by Abbeycroft Leisure on behalf of West Suffolk Council, has achieved TrackMark accreditation – UK Athletics' quality assurance scheme... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Athletics, Athletics Track, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, TrackMark

Suffolk Children quick out of the blocks on the road to being more active.

Suffolk Children quick out of the blocks on the road to being more active.

Posted: Mon, 20 Dec 2021 13:33

Activity levels for Children and Young People in Suffolk are on the rise again after a turbulent year which at the height of the pandemic earlier this year saw activity fall significantly.

The latest Active... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Active, Active Lives, Active School, CYP, Children and young people, Suffolk schools

Suffolk's Sport & Physical Activity Workforce benefit from CIMSPA funded fitness courses

Suffolk's Sport & Physical Activity Workforce benefit from CIMSPA funded fitness courses

Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 12:37

Active Suffolk have recently completed a CIMSPA funded project with one of the UK's leading personal trainer course providers, Study Active. The project, funded via the CIMSPA Retrain project, aims to... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Retrain, Retrain to Retain, Sentinel Leisure Trust, Study Active

Suffolk’s Sport & Physical Activity Sector to play a key role in the recovery from the pandemic.

Suffolk’s Sport & Physical Activity Sector to play a key role in the recovery from the pandemic.

Posted: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 08:00

Active Suffolk in partnership with a wide range of key partners and business organisations has published a Skills Strategy for the Sport & Physical Activity Sector in Suffolk.

The Skills Strategy utilises... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Active Partnerships, Partnership, Save Leisure, Sector Skills Strategy, Sport and Leisure

Sudbury Sports Centre to reopen for community use

Sudbury Sports Centre to reopen for community use

Posted: Fri, 12 Nov 2021 12:06

An agreement between Abbeycroft Leisure and Ormiston Academies Trust has been finalised today, which will once again allow the community to use the facilities at Sudbury Sports Centre including the sports... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Active, Community, Sudbury, Sudbury Leisure Centre

Time to box clever for a better future!

Time to box clever for a better future!

Posted: Thu, 28 Oct 2021 09:32

Young people from Newmarket are benefiting from free boxing training sessions at the town's leisure centre. They are being run by Catch22 Suffolk Positive Futures and work to transform the lives of local... Read More »

Tags: #SaveLeisure, Abbeycroft Leisure, Active Lives, Children and Young People, Satellite Clubs