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Help us celebrate female participation for #IWDparkrun

Help us celebrate female participation for #IWDparkrun

Posted: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 13:17

parkruns all over the world are joining in a celebration of female participation by hosting a special event on Saturday 7 March 2020, ahead of International Women's Day the following day.

We would love you to join in the celebrations by bringing along... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, This Girl Can, Worcestershire

This Girl Can school activation funding announced

This Girl Can school activation funding announced

Posted: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 12:22

Following the success of 'This Girl Can' in Herefordshire and Worcestershire so far, this year we are planning to take our This Girl Can campaign one step further, with the expansion to a year-long programme, aimed at inspiring women and girls of all... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, This Girl Can, Worcestershire

Hundreds of pupils compete for Winter School Games honours

Hundreds of pupils compete for Winter School Games honours

Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 16:28

HUNDREDS of school pupils from across the county competed in the Herefordshire Winter School Games recently.

Over 400 children from 29 schools from across county threw themselves in to a sport-packed day at Hereford Leisure Centre.

The youngsters, aged... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, School Games

School Girls Empowered to Become Campaigners for PE

School Girls Empowered to Become Campaigners for PE

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:06

New resources are being rolled out to girls in secondary schools as part of a campaign to empower them to get their peers active.

As recent national statistics show that from the age of five up, boys are more active than girls at every age. Sport England... Read More »

Tags: Education, Herefordshire, Schools, Worcestershire

Millions of women say seeing ‘unrelatable’ fitness images on social media has a negative impact on them

Millions of women say seeing ‘unrelatable’ fitness images on social media has a negative impact on them

Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 15:42

This Girl Can launches powerful new ad campaign showing the raw unfiltered reality of women exercising.

• New insights from Sport England reveal that 63% of women who see slim, toned bodies on social media sites say this has a negative impact on them,... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, This Girl Can, Worcestershire

Congratulations to all of our schools in Herefordshire and Worcestershire achieving their School Games Marks!

Congratulations to all of our schools in Herefordshire and Worcestershire achieving their School Games Marks!

Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 12:26

The School Games Mark is a government led awards scheme launched in 2012 to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school and into the community.

We are delighted to share the success of Herefordshire and Worcestershire... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, School Games, School Games Mark, worcestershire

We’re Joining #REDJanuary to beat the winter blues!

We’re Joining #REDJanuary to beat the winter blues!

Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 16:01

We're Joining #REDJanuary to beat the winter blues!

This January, the Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire is getting together for better mental health.

Run in partnership with the leading mental health charity, Mind, RED January is a month-long... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Mental Wellbeing, RED January, Worcestershire

Our clubs had their say

Our clubs had their say

Posted: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 17:00

We continuously want to better understand which clubs and activity providers are engaging our priority audiences. Gathering your feedback from the Club Survey 2019 will help us shape our support offer for clubs moving forwards. This feedback will help... Read More »

Tags: Clubs, Herefordshire, Worcestershire

£370K of National Lottery funding to reduce social isolation

£370K of National Lottery funding to reduce social isolation

Posted: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:42

Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire is today celebrating after being awarded £370,987 from The National Lottery Community Fund to support work in reducing social isolation across the two counties.

Delivered in partnership with ignite... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Herefordshire, Our Community Can, Social Isolation, Worcestershire

Nominate your Community Impact Projects!

Nominate your Community Impact Projects!

Posted: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:37

The Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire want to celebrate and raise the profile of the great things that people and organisations do, to help people get and stay active locally.

The next category, Community Impact Project, is now open for... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Worcestershire