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Public Health England launches ‘Every Mind Matters’, the first national NHS mental health campaign

Public Health England launches ‘Every Mind Matters’, the first national NHS mental health campaign

Posted: Mon, 07 Oct 2019 12:49

We don't need to wait until we are struggling with our mental health; there are lots of things we can do to protect ourselves and prevent problems escalating, just as we do with our physical health.

The new Every Mind Matters campaign encourages adults... Read More »

Tags: Every Mind Matters, Herefordshire, Mental Health, Public Health, Worcestershire

National Fitness Day

National Fitness Day

Posted: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 14:52

This National Fitness Day we are taking a deep dive in to what fitness means to our team here at Sports Partnership Herefordshire & Worcestershire. Within our team there are rugby, tennis & hockey players, runners, swimmers, weightlifters, hula-hoopers,... Read More »

Tags: Fitness Day, Herefordshire, Worcestershire

New physical activity guidelines issued by UK Chief Medical Officers

New physical activity guidelines issued by UK Chief Medical Officers

Posted: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:53

New guidance issued today by the UK Chief Medical Officers emphasises the importance of building strength and balance for adults, as well as focusing on cardiovascular exercise.

Falls are the main reason older people are taken to A&E, and could be... Read More »

Tags: CMO Guidelines, Herefordshire, Insight, Worcestershire

Staying active was my key to recovery, says Di

Staying active was my key to recovery, says Di

Posted: Thu, 05 Sep 2019 14:40

DI FOX was a very active person before being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2016. A personal trainer by profession, Di also coached badminton and was a pilates instructor but the cancer treatment took its toll on her body.

She said: "I could easily run... Read More »

Tags: Active, Cancer, Herefordshire, Macmillan, Support, Worcestershire

Registered Charity Status!

Registered Charity Status!

Posted: Thu, 05 Sep 2019 10:50

We are pleased to announce that Sports Partnership Herefordshire & Worcestershire has been awarded charity status by the Charity Commission: our charity number is 1184297.

Stephen Brewster, Chief Executive Officer at Sports Partnership Herefordshire... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Worcestershire, charity

10 FREE or cheap activities to keep the kids busy during the summer holidays

10 FREE or cheap activities to keep the kids busy during the summer holidays

Posted: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 10:45

With six whole weeks to fill, we know that finding new, exciting and cheap adventures to entertain the kids can be tough. That's why we have put together 10 ideas to keep the kids active this August.

1. parkrun

Weekly Free 5km Timed Run. We all run for... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Summer Holidays, Worcestershire

Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

Posted: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 11:05

Teachers can make a difference to pupils' wellbeing by implementing fun physical activity across the school day

The latest Change4Life with Disney resource packs have now launched. These free downloadable resources are based around 10 Minute Shake Up activities... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Worcestershire

Who says? The new campaign calling time on negative perceptions

Who says? The new campaign calling time on negative perceptions

Posted: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 11:02

A new exciting campaign from Activity Alliance is calling time on negative perceptions about disability, inclusion and sport and asks – who says?

For far too long disabled people have faced misconceptions and presumptions on what is and isn't possible,... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Inclusion, Worcestershire

Almost 2000 children and young people take part in the Herefordshire Summer School Games

Almost 2000 children and young people take part in the Herefordshire Summer School Games

Posted: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:20

ALMOST 2,000 young people descended on Hereford Leisure Centre this week for a true sporting spectacle.

The Herefordshire Summer School Games, funded by the National Lottery and sponsored by Hoople Ltd, saw young people from 63 schools across the county... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Hoople, School Games

The Ultimate Battle of Businesses!

The Ultimate Battle of Businesses!

Posted: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 13:52

Following the success of the 2018 Herefordshire and Worcestershire Business Games, the Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire is inviting local businesses to take part in activities on dry land and in the water this July.

On Wednesday 10th... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Workplaces, Business Games, Herefordshire, Worcestershire