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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

Sports taster session for local youngsters with disabilities

Sports taster session for local youngsters with disabilities

Posted: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 08:58

A TASTER gym session is set to take place aimed at youngsters with disabilities.

Freedom Leisure, which operates Perdiswell Leisure Centre, St Johns Sports Centre, Nunnery Wood Sports Complex and provides the Active Communities service on behalf of Worcester... Read More »

Tags: Inclusive Opportunities, 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

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