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Stay active in the Shires this Christmas

Stay active in the Shires this Christmas

Posted: Fri, 14 Dec 2018 15:51

The Christmas parties are upon us and it's that time of year where our health and fitness goals may seem a long way away. Make the most of the festive spirit and stay active in the Shires this Christmas season…

We have pulled together a range of... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Worcestershire

Lewis wins West Midlands Power of Sport Award

Lewis wins West Midlands Power of Sport Award

Posted: Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:24

We are delighted to announce that Lewis Higgs, a valued member of the Worcester Community Trust Dines Green Youth Team, has been awarded The BBC Radio Power of Sport Award at The West Midlands Community Sports Awards.

The Power of Sport Award recognises... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Sport Awards, West Midlands, Worcestershire

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

Herefordshire and Worcestershire Sportspeople Shortlisted for Regional Awards Evening

Herefordshire and Worcestershire Sportspeople Shortlisted for Regional Awards Evening

Posted: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 15:00

Community sport is set to be celebrated once again at the West Midlands Community Sports Awards this December at the University of Birmingham Sport. A shortlist of talent and contribution has been announced and recognises the positive impact that sport... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Herefordshire, West Midlands, Worcestershire

Exercise inequalities leave millions of women inactive

Exercise inequalities leave millions of women inactive

Posted: Fri, 26 Oct 2018 09:50

  • This Girl Can returns with new inspirational Fit Got Real message to reach women of all backgrounds and ethnicities who feel left behind by traditional exercise
  • Women in lower paid and routine jobs are twice as likely to be inactive as those in senior... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, This Girl Can, Worcestershire, female

The Hereford Community Games is a great success!

The Hereford Community Games is a great success!

Posted: Fri, 28 Sep 2018 11:03

For the first time the Community Games Team partnered with the newly established Special Olympics Herefordshire network to deliver a fantastic Community Games Event at Hereford Leisure Centre.

Opened by 7-time Paralympic Champion and World Record holder... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Inclusive Sport, Special Olympics

Local Schools Selected to Represent National Campaign

Local Schools Selected to Represent National Campaign

Posted: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 15:40

Styled on the national 'This Girl Can' campaign, 'Worcs Girls Can' and 'Here Girls Can' are vibrant celebrations of active females. Now in their fourth and second years, Worcs Girls Can and Here Girls Can are delivered by the Sports Partnership Herefordshire... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, This Girl Can, Worcestershire, female

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

Catrina's Story

Catrina's Story

Posted: Tue, 04 Sep 2018 10:56

Active HERE supports adults in Herefordshire to get active by bridging the gap between contemplation and attending their first session.

'I had been experiencing body pain for some time and during an appointment with my GP I was given a leaflet about Active... Read More »

Tags: Get Active Outdoors, Herefordshire, Power of Sport, Walking