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Suffolk County Council launches new website to support sustainable travel

Suffolk County Council launches new website to support sustainable travel

Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 11:35

The Way To Go Suffolk website provides information and advice on walking, cycling, public transport, car sharing and electric vehicles.

Created by merging the existing content on Suffolk Spokes and the... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Suffolk, Active Travel

Suffolk Mind launches appeal to fund a book for every four-to-five-year-old in Suffolk

Suffolk Mind launches appeal to fund a book for every four-to-five-year-old in Suffolk

Posted: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 09:08

Suffolk Mind has launched a crowdfunding appeal on World Book Day (Thursday 4th March 2021) to fund the creation of a book, based around the benefits of exercise on mental health, to be given to every... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Suffolk Mind, keep Moving Suffolk

‘Ride It Out’ this spring with 99 year World War II veteran Norman Gregory

‘Ride It Out’ this spring with 99 year World War II veteran Norman Gregory

Posted: Tue, 02 Mar 2021 08:00

A new campaign from Love To Ride Suffolk, supported by Suffolk County Council Highways and the Most Active County Partnership, launches this month to encourage Suffolk residents to join Norman and get... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Active, Active Suffolk, Active Travel

Tony Bush appointed as Interim Director for Active Suffolk

Tony Bush appointed as Interim Director for Active Suffolk

Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 15:09

Active Suffolk are delighted to announce that Tony Bush has been appointed as the new Interim Director of Active Suffolk. Tony was Head of Operations at Active Suffolk but as of today has stepped up to... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Interim Director

Two Rivers Medical Centre in Ipswich awarded the Active Practice Charter

Two Rivers Medical Centre in Ipswich awarded the Active Practice Charter

Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 12:45

The Two Rivers Medical Centre in Ipswich has received an award from the Royal College of GPs and Sport England in recognition for achieving Active Practice status by reducing sedentary behaviour and increasing... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Practice Charter, Active Suffolk, Active Wellbeing, Sport England

97% of our partners believe working with us has had a positive impact on their organisation

97% of our partners believe working with us has had a positive impact on their organisation

Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 12:56

Every year, we ask our key stakeholders to complete our Partner Satisfaction Survey and share feedback on how well we work with them. The results allow us to evaluate our work, analyse processes and improve... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Feedback, Net promoter Score, Partner Satisfaction Survey

New COVID-19 rapid testing centres to open in Suffolk

New COVID-19 rapid testing centres to open in Suffolk

Posted: Tue, 09 Feb 2021 17:56

A further seven rapid testing centres for COVID-19 are to open in Suffolk.

These tests are for people who do not have symptoms of coronavirus and cannot work from home.

The sites will open over the next... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Covid19, Vaccination, community, coronavirus, leisure

Healthcare professionals are encouraged to discuss getting active with patients, as new healthier lives campaign launches

Healthcare professionals are encouraged to discuss getting active with patients, as new healthier lives campaign launches

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 14:11

Public Health England (PHE) and the NHS have kicked off the new year with a campaign to encourage people to live a healthier lifestyle. From losing weight, getting active or quitting smoking, people are... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Better Health, Healthcare Professionals, Moving Medicine, NHS, Public Health England

Nichola Whymark tells of her tremendous journey to mark World Cancer Day

Nichola Whymark tells of her tremendous journey to mark World Cancer Day

Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 08:47

Today is #WorldCancerDay, a day which unites people, communities, and entire countries to raise awareness and take action.

Thanks to research, 2 in 4 people in the UK now survive their cancer for 10 years... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Cancer Survivor, Cycling, Running, This Girl Can, Walking, World Cancer Day