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The impact of RED January 9 months on...

The impact of RED January 9 months on...

Posted: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 08:00

This week we are supporting the Great British Week of Sport which is led by UK Active and aims to inspire the nation to celebrate the power that sport, and activity has on our mental, physical, and social... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Activity, Be Active, RED January, RED Together, Suffolk

CHAIRMAN OF SUFFOLK SAFEGUARDING PARTNERSHIP – REACTION TO KESGRAVE SHOOTING

CHAIRMAN OF SUFFOLK SAFEGUARDING PARTNERSHIP – REACTION TO KESGRAVE SHOOTING

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 11:30

Responding to yesterday's events surrounding the tragic shooting of a 15 year old boy in Kesgrave, Suffolk, the Chair of the Suffolk Safeguarding Partnership, Anthony Douglas has called for national and... Read More »

Tags: Suffolk, children and young people, safeguarding

Successful relaunch of Fit Villages in Suffolk

Successful relaunch of Fit Villages in Suffolk

Posted: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 19:08

The long- established Fit Villages project led by the team at Active Suffolk has safely relaunched following the easing of the lockdown restrictions. The return to the Corton Village Hall to deliver the... Read More »

Tags: Active Wellbeing, Activity, Fit Villages, Loneliness, Return to activity, Return to sport, Rural, Social Isolation, Suffolk

Topleader Academy programme supports the development of a new young person’s mental health resource for Suffolk

Topleader Academy programme supports the development of a new young person’s mental health resource for Suffolk

Posted: Fri, 07 Aug 2020 09:18

Young people involved in the Topleader Academy programme at Active Suffolk have supported the development of a new resource, designed to support children and young people with their mental health through... Read More »

Tags: Activity, Children, Mental Health, Suffolk, Topleader, Topleader Academy, Young people, Youth services

Free cycling sessions for the people of Suffolk

Free cycling sessions for the people of Suffolk

Posted: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 16:12

Last week the Prime Minister launched his vision for cycling and walking, including "free cycling training for everyone who wants it", and Suffolk County Council's work continues with the Department of... Read More »

Tags: Activity, Cycling in Suffolk, Families, Suffolk

Dean Ashton to launch the ‘Harrod Home Olympics’

Dean Ashton to launch the ‘Harrod Home Olympics’

Posted: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 10:28

Having already spent many weeks with the family, the novelty of being at home has certainly worn off for many. Worse still, with participation in sport still limited, there is a danger that the nation... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Schools, Active Suffolk, Activity, Challenge, Family, Suffolk

This Girl Can ambassadors from Suffolk share inspirational stories as part of an exciting new collaboration

This Girl Can ambassadors from Suffolk share inspirational stories as part of an exciting new collaboration

Posted: Sat, 01 Aug 2020 07:00

Active Suffolk are the first Active Partnership in the country to work in collaboration with Humans of HIIT, an online community which showcases inspirational stories from those who have chosen to share... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Activity, suffolk, this girl can, women, women in sport

My Lockdown Activity Hero campaign launch

My Lockdown Activity Hero campaign launch

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 08:00

Following the recent decision to cancel the Suffolk Sports Awards, Active Suffolk are launching a new campaign to celebrate and recognise the work of our local physical activity heroes during lockdown.... Read More »

Tags: Activity, activity hero, coronavirus, lockdown, sport, suffolk

Suffolk’s Sport and Physical Activity Sector working hard to support safe return to play

Suffolk’s Sport and Physical Activity Sector working hard to support safe return to play

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 17:08

Many people will have been disappointed at the recent news that indoor gyms, swimming pools and leisure centres were still unable to open. Two weeks on and we look forward with renewed optimism that these... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Activity, gym, leisure centres, reopening, suffolk, swimming pool