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New MOVE! supplement published to help people get active

New MOVE! supplement published to help people get active

Posted: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 15:14

A new 'MOVE!' supplement was published in the East Anglian Dailly Times this week, a groundbreaking 64 page pull-out designed to show simple and easy ways that people in Suffolk can keep active.

The supplement... Read More »

Tags: MOVE, East Anglian Daily Times, Most Active County

Active Suffolk onboard as first CIMSPA lead employer partner

Active Suffolk onboard as first CIMSPA lead employer partner

Posted: Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:52

Active Suffolk have joined CIMSPA as a lead employer partner – the first Active Partnership (AP) in the country to work with the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity... Read More »

Tags: CIMSPA, Employer Partner, Workforce Strategy, Workforce

Suffolk Workforce Strategy is launched: Developing a Workforce Fit for the Future

Suffolk Workforce Strategy is launched: Developing a Workforce Fit for the Future

Posted: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:27

Last week saw the exciting new launch of the Suffolk Workforce Strategy (2019-2024), a strategic plan for the development of Suffolk's Physical Activity Workforce, at an engaging event at Ufford Park,... Read More »

Tags: Suffolk Workforce Strategy, Workforce

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: NHS, Long Term Plan, Prevention, Physical Activity

Active bid to help older people to avoid loneliness

Active bid to help older people to avoid loneliness

Posted: Thu, 20 Dec 2018 15:15

A new technology-based scheme to help older people to be more active and avoid the risk of loneliness and social isolation is being piloted in Babergh and Mid Suffolk.

The Active Technology project gives... Read More »

Tags: Active Technology, Eastern Academic Health Science Network, Abbeycroft Leisure, Babergh, Mid Suffolk, Active Wellbeing, Loneliness

Young people in Leiston set to benefit from the launch of netball and boxing Satellite Clubs

Young people in Leiston set to benefit from the launch of netball and boxing Satellite Clubs

Posted: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:20

Two satellite clubs have launched in Leiston with the aim of helping Suffolk youngsters to become more active.

The netball and boxing Clubs, aimed specifically at 14-19 year olds, are two of many satellite... Read More »

Tags: Satellite Clubs, Netball, Boxing, Young People, Positive Futures

Suffolk Special Olympics badminton players shine on the South Coast

Suffolk Special Olympics badminton players shine on the South Coast

Posted: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:56

Special Olympics badminton players from Suffolk were amongst the medals once again at the Southern Regional Tournament, which was held recently in Bournemouth.

Seven players from our county made the trip... Read More »

Tags: Suffolk, Special Olympics, Badminton, Activ Lives

Suffolk Primary School Sport Conference 2018: Building Resilient Young People for a Healthy and Active Future

Posted: Fri, 23 Nov 2018 13:49

The Suffolk Primary School Sport Conference, organised by Suffolk Sport and Suffolk PE and Sport Network, took place on the 21st November at the Trinity Park Conference Centre in Ipswich.

Delegates from... Read More »

Tags: Primary School, PE, School Sport, Conference, Suffolk, Mental Health

A spectacular year of local sport celebrated at the Suffolk Sports Awards

A spectacular year of local sport celebrated at the Suffolk Sports Awards

Posted: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 15:46

The annual Suffolk Sports Awards were held at Kesgrave Hall last week where a number of accolades were handed out to a series of well-deserving recipients.

The event, now in its 13th year, celebrates sporting... Read More »

Tags: Sports Awards, Awards, Suffolk