BBC broadcaster John Inverdale drops in to help Bromsgrove's Walking Hockey celebrate its second birthday
Posted: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:24
IT WAS party time for Bromsgrove's Walking Hockey last night as the sport celebrated its second birthday with an appearance from BBC broadcaster John Inverdale.
John joined in with the weekly session where six people who had not played hockey for more... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Jan 2019 12:21
Following the festive season, it is the time of year when we challenge ourselves, set goals and start a fresh. This January, Places Leisure are inviting individuals in the Wyre Forest to make positive lifestyle changes as the 'Shape Up' programme returns.... Read More »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »