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Suffolk Mind and Active Suffolk join forces to encourage more women into physical activity

Suffolk Mind and Active Suffolk join forces to encourage more women into physical activity

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 08:00

Mental health charity Suffolk Mind and Active Suffolk have teamed up to help support more local women and girls to participate in physical activity over the winter months. It's after figures show that... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Activity, This Girl Can, This Girl Can Ambassadors, females, women in sport

Activity toolkits and guidance available to help you stay active in Suffolk during the pandemic

Activity toolkits and guidance available to help you stay active in Suffolk during the pandemic

Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 16:29

Although the onset of colder weather and the restrictions to combat coronavirus (Covid-19) are making it a challenge right now, Active Suffolk is continuing to encourage people to be as active as possible... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Activity, Join The Movement, Physical Activity, Sport England, Support, This Girl Can, We Are Undefeatable

‘Keep active during the latest national restrictions’ encourages new County Council chairman in first public statement

‘Keep active during the latest national restrictions’ encourages new County Council chairman in first public statement

Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 10:38

A rallying cry for people to remain active during the latest national restrictions has been issued by Cllr Graham Newman, the new Chairman of Suffolk County Council, in his first public statement as civic... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Activity, Keep Moving Suffolk, Suffolk

New guidance on the PE and sport premium for primary schools

New guidance on the PE and sport premium for primary schools

Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 16:32

All young people should have the opportunity to live healthy and active lives. A positive experience of sport and physical activity at a young age can build a lifetime habit of participation and is central... Read More »

Tags: Active Schools, Active Suffolk, Active Travel, Activity, Department for Education, PE and Sport Premium, Primary School, Suffolk, school

WheelPower Extends Online Exercise Programme

WheelPower Extends Online Exercise Programme

Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 10:07

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic WheelPower, the national charity for wheelchair sport has had to adapt our provision to make sure that we continue to reach disabled people in their homes, to provide... Read More »

Tags: Activity, Disability, Inclusive exercise, Inclusive sport, WheelPower

Suffolk County Council launches campaign to encourage residents to keep walking and cycling

Suffolk County Council launches campaign to encourage residents to keep walking and cycling

Posted: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 16:50

Suffolk County Council is urging residents to keep up the good work with their sustainable travel choices as the weather get colder by launching its campaign - Let's make a change for the future!

The aim... Read More »

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

SLT Group launch health, wellbeing and employment programmes to help those affected by Covid -19

SLT Group launch health, wellbeing and employment programmes to help those affected by Covid -19

Posted: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 12:29

SLT Group have launched their new batch of programmes to help those affected by COVID-19.

Have you recently been made redundant or are currently unemployed? The 'Positive Change' course is designed to empower... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Suffolk, Activity, Health, SLT Group, Suffolk, Wellbeing

New cycle parking installed thanks to Government’s Emergency Active Travel Fund

New cycle parking installed thanks to Government’s Emergency Active Travel Fund

Posted: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 12:22

New cycle parking has been installed in two Suffolk towns as a result of the Government's Emergency Active Travel Fund to help make cycling safer and easier for local residents.

One of the positives to... Read More »

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

New funding available for the Sport and Leisure sector

New funding available for the Sport and Leisure sector

Posted: Fri, 23 Oct 2020 15:01

Each year Sport England invests more than £250 million of National Lottery and public money to help people play sport and take part in physical activity.

In addition to the regular funding streams,... Read More »

Tags: Activity, Funding, Sport England, Support