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Video guide explaining the importance of participating in activities that build muscle strength

Video guide explaining the importance of participating in activities that build muscle strength

Posted: Fri, 03 Feb 2023 11:00

A helpful video guide has been created by Dr Snehal Pinto Pereira and Dr Rachael Frost to raise awareness of the importance of participating in activities that build muscle strength; they explain the health and wellbeing benefits in addition to helpful and practical advice on how people can get started on their journey to become stronger. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Active Adults, Active Lifestyles, News, Partner, Public, Strength

Defibrillator deliveries begin for all schools that need one

Defibrillator deliveries begin for all schools that need one

Posted: Fri, 03 Feb 2023 10:00

All state-funded schools in England currently without a defibrillator to receive one by the end of the academic year. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partner, Public

EXTENSION - Cost of Living support of up to £10,000 available for local community groups delivering physical activity

EXTENSION - Cost of Living support of up to £10,000 available for local community groups delivering physical activity

Posted: Thu, 02 Feb 2023 11:45

Small community groups can apply for grants of up to £10,000 towards developing their grassroots projects to get people more active, from the 'Let's Get Moving Together Fund'. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Disability Sport, Mental Health, News, Partner, Public, Running, Walking

Team Leicestershire: Year 7, 8 and 10 Netball Finals

Team Leicestershire: Year 7, 8 and 10 Netball Finals

Posted: Thu, 02 Feb 2023 09:13

On January 23rd, we held the Team Leicestershire Netball Finals night for Years 7, 8 and 10 at Loughborough University's Netball Centre. The quality of the netball was outstanding, and everyone showed great spirit and sportsmanship. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Netball, News, Partner, Team Leicestershire

DIY - Men's MOT

DIY - Men's MOT

Posted: Mon, 30 Jan 2023 12:55

Your car gets one regularly but what about you? No, not a parking ticket, an MOT. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partners, Wellbeing at Work

See Sport Differently: New toolkits for sight loss organisations and sports clubs.

See Sport Differently: New toolkits for sight loss organisations and sports clubs.

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 13:17

British Blind Sport (BBS) and the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) are pleased to announce the release of two new See Sport Differently toolkits to support sight loss organisations and sports clubs in helping blind and partially sighted people to be active. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Disability Sport, News, Partner, Public

Leading bodies issue urgent plea to Government to support grassroots sport and physical activity sector

Leading bodies issue urgent plea to Government to support grassroots sport and physical activity sector

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 13:11

The following joint statement is issued on behalf of Active Partnerships, CIMSPA, the Local Government Association, the Sport and Recreation Alliance, the Sport for Development Coalition, Swim England, ukactive and the Youth Sport Trust. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partner

Digital Marketing Hub - Webinar Boxset

Digital Marketing Hub - Webinar Boxset

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 13:01

There are over 40 webinars recorded on the Digital Marketing Hub boxset, themed across a range of topics. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partner

Safeguarding LGBTQ+ young people

Safeguarding LGBTQ+ young people

Posted: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 10:35

LGBTQ+ children and young people face the same risks as all children and young people, but they are at greater risk of some types of abuse. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partner

New opportunities to be active in 2023!

New opportunities to be active in 2023!

Posted: Tue, 24 Jan 2023 09:10

2023 is well underway, and we'd like to share some new free/low-cost opportunities to be active throughout Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland with you, to keep you moving throughout the year! Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Let's Get Moving for Less, News, Partner, Public