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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

Worcs Girls Can Receives Funding Boost

Worcs Girls Can Receives Funding Boost

Posted: Fri, 30 Nov 2018 15:49

Oakland Foundation set to support Worcs Girls Can in Redditch and Bromsgrove.

The county-wide campaign, styled on the national 'This Girl Can' initiative is designed to get women and girls moving, regardless of their shape, size or ability. Collaborating... Read More »

Tags: Bromsgrove, Redditch, This Girl Can, 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

Conference turns spotlight to mental health

Conference turns spotlight to mental health

Posted: Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:49

Hosted by the Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire, the Worcestershire School's Mental Health and Physical Activity conference highlighted the importance of physical activity for mental wellbeing. With an ambition to inspire a young generation... Read More »

Tags: Worcestershire, education, mental health, mental health awareness, mental wellbeing, schools

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

Tennis club welcomes those with disabilities

Tennis club welcomes those with disabilities

Posted: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:49

The award-winning team at Pershore Tennis Centre have extended their invitation to all wheelchair users and those with physical impairments to come and join them on court at the local Club.

Further to the success of the initial course - which started on... Read More »

Tags: Worcestershire, inclusive, tennis

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