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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

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

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