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More active adults reported in Suffolk compared to the national average

More active adults reported in Suffolk compared to the national average

Posted: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 14:07

The latest Active Lives data released by Sport England today, show adults in Suffolk to be more active than the national average. The survey has reported that 61.4% of adults across the country are meeting... Read More »

Tags: Active Lives, Active Lives Survey, Physical Activity, Sport England

The largest free outdoor fitness and online craze is coming to Suffolk this month

The largest free outdoor fitness and online craze is coming to Suffolk this month

Posted: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 11:42

Our Parks will launch free fitness sessions across Suffolk from 1st May 2021. Outdoor, family exercise classes such as HIIT, Bootcamp and Full Body workout classes to run weekly for local residents.

Our... Read More »

Tags: Bootcamp, Our Parks, Outdoor fitness, parks, physical activity, workout

New collaboration set to support hundreds of inactive adults in South Rural Suffolk

New collaboration set to support hundreds of inactive adults in South Rural Suffolk

Posted: Mon, 19 Apr 2021 08:00

Active Suffolk is pleased to announce that their Active Wellbeing Service will be available to residents in the South Rural area of Suffolk. The service is in collaboration with the South Rural Primary... Read More »

Tags: 50+, Active Suffolk, Active Wellbeing, Community, Functinal Fitness, Older Adults, Physical Activity

Support workers vital in tackling inactivity for people with complex disabilities

Support workers vital in tackling inactivity for people with complex disabilities

Posted: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 10:57

New report highlights need for 'activity champions' network & training to build confidence for those in social care & sport

The report, published by the disability charity, Sense has highlighted... Read More »

Tags: Activity Champions, Carers, Disability, Physical Activity

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

Active Suffolk gives recognition to over 50 individuals as part of their Lockdown Activity Hero campaign

Active Suffolk gives recognition to over 50 individuals as part of their Lockdown Activity Hero campaign

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 12:45

Over 50 individuals across Suffolk are being recognised as Lockdown Activity Heroes for their selfless dedication to support, motivate and inspire local people to be physically active during the recent... Read More »

Tags: Active Suffolk, Active Wellbeing, Activity, coronavirus, lockdown, lockdown activity hero, physical activity

Sport England announce increase in physical activity levels across Suffolk

Sport England announce increase in physical activity levels across Suffolk

Posted: Mon, 04 Nov 2019 15:30

The Active Lives survey, published by Sport England has been well received by sport and physical activity advocates across Suffolk this month, where it reports positive shifts in physical activity levels... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Active Lives, Community, Funding, Sport England, Suffolk, physical activity

NHS launches Long Term Plan: Prevention is Key

NHS launches Long Term Plan: Prevention is Key

Posted: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 11:49

The NHS published its Long Term Plan this week, addressing prevention as a way to save 500,000 lives over the next 10 years.

The plan outlines NHS priorities for the future and sets out aims for the improved... Read More »

Tags: Long Term Plan, NHS, Physical Activity, Prevention