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August, 2018

City gets active with giraffe trail

City gets active with giraffe trail

Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 11:16

Visitors have walked, run, cycled – and even held yoga poses around the Worcester Stands Tall art trail this summer.

The six-mile trail has proved a hit with both groups and individuals, while a leading sports partnership has hailed it the "perfect... Read More »

Tags: Worcester, Worcestershire, worc stands tall, worcester stands tall

Physical activity "saved my life"

Physical activity "saved my life"

Posted: Wed, 22 Aug 2018 14:43

"It has saved my life"

Hannah is 19 years old from Shropshire, finishing her A-levels in Biology, Chemistry and Psychology. 4 years ago Hannah had a horrendous accident causing her to be temporarily paralysed from the neck down and developing severe PTSD.... Read More »

Tags: Here Girls Can, Herefordshire, Physical Activity, Power of Sport, Sport, This Girl Can

An introduction to Walking Football for cancer patients

An introduction to Walking Football for cancer patients

Posted: Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:29

Patients who have received treatment from Worcestershire Oncology Centre are enjoying an introduction to Walking Football, thanks to staff from the Centre teaming up with Prostate Cancer UK and Macmillan's Move More campaign.

The new initiative aims to... Read More »

Tags: Worcestershire, macmillan, move more, walking football

Martin Eberlen's 'Those Who Run'

Martin Eberlen's 'Those Who Run'

Posted: Mon, 06 Aug 2018 13:28

When documentary photographer Martin Eberlen was diagnosed with ADHD in his early 30s, he turned to running to help manage his condition.

The photographer wanted to hear stories from other runners, to find out how they had discovered their passion for... Read More »

Tags: Active, Get Active Outdoors, Herefordshire, Mental Health, Mental Health Awareness, Mental Wellbeing, Running, This Girl Can, Worcestershire