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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

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

Women’s Tour to pass through Wattisham Flying Station

Women’s Tour to pass through Wattisham Flying Station

Posted: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 15:32

Wattisham Flying Station in Suffolk will give the AJ Bell Women's Tour a spectacular welcome next month, as Stage Six of the World class sporting event races down it's runway.

On Saturday 9 October, Wattisham... Read More »

Tags: Active, Cycling, Suffolk, Wattisham, Women's Tour

Suffolk’s first ‘healing woods’ locations announced

Suffolk’s first ‘healing woods’ locations announced

Posted: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 09:37

Four locations have been announced by Suffolk County Council as 'healing woods and spaces', which will offer people better access to nature and provide a positive legacy to the pandemic.

The healing woods... Read More »

Tags: Active, Heeling Woods, Mental Health, Nature, Outdoors

England Squash gives Squash Girls Can a makeover

England Squash gives Squash Girls Can a makeover

Posted: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 13:39

England Squash has given their female-only programme, Squash Girls Can a new look ahead of Women's Squash Week (19-26th September) to inspire more women to get on court.

As part of a drive to increase gender... Read More »

Tags: Active, England Squash, Squash, This Girl Can

Join the Sudbury residents who are committing to 25 days of movement!

Join the Sudbury residents who are committing to 25 days of movement!

Posted: Wed, 18 Aug 2021 14:51

A small community in Sudbury are encouraging other local residents across the county to take part in Active Suffolk's latest physical activity challenge kicking off on Monday 23rd August.

Active Suffolk... Read More »

Tags: 25 for Active Suffolk, 25th year, Active, Active Partnerships, physical activity challenge