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"The end really is in sight now," - Leader responds to latest lockdown easing announcement

"The end really is in sight now," - Leader responds to latest lockdown easing announcement

Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 09:08

The Leader of Suffolk County Council and chair of the Suffolk Outbreak Engagement Board has responded to the latest lockdown easing announcement from the Prime Minister.

Cllr Matthew Hicks, said:

"I think... Read More »

Tags: Suffolk, Suffolk County Council

Active Partnerships to support schools to open their facilities and support return to sport and activity

Active Partnerships to support schools to open their facilities and support return to sport and activity

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 12:17

The Department for Education has announced an investment of £10.1 million of funding to enable schools to open their sports facilities outside of school hours, to be distributed through Active Partnerships... Read More »

Tags: Active, Opening School Facilities, School facilities, Schools, Sport England, Suffolk

Ipswich Fit host first large covid vaccination centre from Gainsborough Leisure Centre

Ipswich Fit host first large covid vaccination centre from Gainsborough Leisure Centre

Posted: Fri, 29 Jan 2021 12:19

The first COVID-19 NHS large vaccination centre in Suffolk opened this Tuesday as the health service continues to ramp up the number of crucial first doses of the vaccine as part of the biggest immunisation... Read More »

Tags: Covid, Ipswich, Ipswich Fit, Suffolk, Vaccincation Centre

Active Suffolk support 300 local women to participate in online physical activity

Active Suffolk support 300 local women to participate in online physical activity

Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 12:26

Active Suffolk reacted quickly to news of a rapid decline in female participation in sport and physical activity due to the pandemic, by launching an online event which saw 302 local women participating... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Suffolk, Activity, Females, Suffolk, This Girl Can, Women and Girls

Suffolk 2020 fund project embraces love of the great outdoors – Discovering Suffolk

Suffolk 2020 fund project embraces love of the great outdoors – Discovering Suffolk

Posted: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 09:47

As part of the Council's Suffolk 2020 fund this year, the Discovering Suffolk project has launched this week, with the aim of raising further awareness of the range of great walking routes, areas of interest... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Active, Active Travel, ActiveLives, Activity, suffolk, walking

New cycle parking installed thanks to Government’s Emergency Active Travel Fund – Bury St Edmunds and Haverhill

New cycle parking installed thanks to Government’s Emergency Active Travel Fund – Bury St Edmunds and Haverhill

Posted: Tue, 08 Dec 2020 12:50

New cycle parking has been installed in Bury St Edmunds and Haverhill as a result of the Government's Emergency Active Travel Fund to help make cycling safer and easier.

One of the positives to come out... Read More »

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

Fancy becoming a Health Walk leader?

Fancy becoming a Health Walk leader?

Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 15:58

OneLife Suffolk, the free healthy lifestyle service deliver a range of services supporting local people to live healthier lives. Their services include Health Walks which are led by trained volunteers... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Activity, Health Walk, OneLife Suffolk, Suffolk, Walk, Walking, Walking for Health

The vital work of social enterprise has never been so important

The vital work of social enterprise has never been so important

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 09:00

Today is Social Enterprise Day, a day to celebrate and raise the profile of social enterprise around the world.

But many social enterprises are facing extreme operational and financial challenges, due to... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Active Mums, Activity, Save Leisure, Social Enterprise, Suffolk

Suffolk schools and businesses scoop national sustainable travel awards

Suffolk schools and businesses scoop national sustainable travel awards

Posted: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 12:44

Pupils from Bosmere Community Primary School, Carlton Colville Primary School, The Limes Primary School and Copleston High School, along with local businesses Essex & Suffolk Water, Fred Olsen Travel... Read More »

Tags: Active Travel, Suffolk, Suffolk schools