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MORE THAN 40% OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE LEAD ACTIVE LIVES

MORE THAN 40% OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE LEAD ACTIVE LIVES

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 13:34

World-leading survey reveals insight into activity levels of children and young people in England

More than 40% of children in England do an average of more than 60 minutes of physical activity a day, a first-of-its-kind survey has found.

Our Active Lives... Read More »

Tags: Active, Herefordshire, Worcestershire

National Safeguarding Adults Week

National Safeguarding Adults Week

Posted: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 14:23

The National Safeguarding Adults Network are launching the first ever National Safeguarding Adults Week from the 19th – 25th November 2018.

Safeguarding adults is a responsibility for every sport and physical activity organisation and getting it... Read More »

Tags: Active, Volunteering, adults, clubs, coaching, safeguarding

Business Games hailed as a success!

Business Games hailed as a success!

Posted: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:29

Local businesses made a splash last Tuesday (11th September) at the inaugural Herefordshire and Worcestershire Business Games.

Hosted by the Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire, the Games gave local businesses the perfect opportunity to... Read More »

Tags: Active, Business Games, Get Active Outdoors, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Workplace Challenge, Workplace Health

People are spending more time outside in the natural environment than ever before

People are spending more time outside in the natural environment than ever before

Posted: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:52

New national statistics published by Natural England show that more people than ever before are visiting and spending time in the natural environment. The proportion of adults visiting nature at least once a week has increased from 54% in 2010 to 62%... Read More »

Tags: Active, Get Active Outdoors, Herefordshire, Mental Health Awareness, Worcestershire

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

Active Age Festival 2018

Active Age Festival 2018

Posted: Wed, 27 Jun 2018 08:15

The annual Active Age Festival is back for its 7th year, welcoming Worcestershire's older adults to a day filled with activities in a great new location!

The Active Age Festival is a free event for older adults organised by Age UK Herefordshire & Worcestershire,... Read More »

Tags: Age UK, active, activities, ageing, classes, football, free, freedom, golf, groups, mobility, nordic, older, perdiswell, taster, walking, zumba

The Ultimate Battle of Businesses!

The Ultimate Battle of Businesses!

Posted: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 12:21

Take part in activities on dry land, in the water and in the air with the inaugural Herefordshire and Worcestershire Business Games!

On Wednesday 11th July, businesses from across the two counties will have the opportunity to escape the office and participate... Read More »

Tags: Active, Bromsgrove, Business, Business Games, Hereford, Herefordshire, Malvern, Networking, Redditch, Sponsor, Sponsorship, Worcester, Worcestershire, Workplace Challenge, Wychavon, Wyre Forest

Get active afloat in Worcestershire as push the boat out returns in May

Get active afloat in Worcestershire as push the boat out returns in May

Posted: Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:41

New research commissioned by boating's national governing body, the RYA, shows that a quarter of people have never tried an outdoor pursuit, yet two in four want to be more active and nearly a third want to get more fresh air*.

And there's never been a... Read More »

Tags: Active, This Girl Can, Worcestershire, outdoors

Active Lives – Children and Young People (CYP)

Active Lives – Children and Young People (CYP)

Posted: Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:55

Designed by Sport England and central government, the Active Lives Survey is an exciting new piece of research aiming to gain a valuable insight into the levels of physical activity amongst young people aged 5 – 16.

Data collected through the research... Read More »

Tags: Active, Herefordshire, Worcestershire

Worcs Girls Can is Back!!

Worcs Girls Can is Back!!

Posted: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:46

Sports Partnership Herefordshire & Worcestershire is delighted to confirm that WorcsGirlsCan will be back in 2018!

In 2018, we want to work with schools to promote the positive impact sport can have on mental health and wellbeing. The campaign will... Read More »

Tags: Active, This Girl Can, Worcestershire, female