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Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire named as Sport England partner to deliver 'Uniting the Movement' Strategy

Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire named as Sport England partner to deliver 'Uniting the Movement' Strategy

Posted: Wed, 11 May 2022 10:57

Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire is amongst a group of over 120 organisations working in partnership with Sport England to level up access to sport and physical activity across the country.

Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire will receive expertise,... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Worcestershire

35 schools come together for the annual Herefordshire Spring School Games

35 schools come together for the annual Herefordshire Spring School Games

Posted: Wed, 13 Apr 2022 10:52

Last week over 500 children and young people from across the county came together to take part in the Herefordshire Spring School Games in Leominster.

After 2 challenging academic years, over 500 children representing 35 schools from across the county... Read More »

Tags: CYP, Children and Young People, Herefordshire, School Games

County schools take part in Here Girls Can Festival

County schools take part in Here Girls Can Festival

Posted: Tue, 29 Mar 2022 18:46

Schools from across Herefordshire have taken part in roller skating, netfit, yoga and more as part of the Here Girls Can Festival.

More than 100 pupils from 13 schools from across the county descended on the Foley Trading Estate last Friday (March 25)... Read More »

Tags: Here Girls Can, Herefordshire, This Girl Can

Active Lives (May 20/21) uncovers the true impact of the pandemic on Herefordshire and Worcestershire activity levels

Active Lives (May 20/21) uncovers the true impact of the pandemic on Herefordshire and Worcestershire activity levels

Posted: Fri, 05 Nov 2021 17:19

The stark impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has been uncovered in the latest Sport England Active Lives Adult Survey, covering the period from mid-May 2020 to mid-May 2021.

Prior to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, activity levels in England were on... Read More »

Tags: Active Lives, Herefordshire, Tackling Inequalities Fund, Worcestershire

£105,000 invested into Tackling Inequalities across Herefordshire

£105,000 invested into Tackling Inequalities across Herefordshire

Posted: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 17:21

Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire is proud to announce that we have been awarded £105,000 from the Government's Covid-19 Outbreak Management Funds grant as part of Herefordshire Council's Covid-19 recovery plan, supporting economic recovery... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Tackling Inequalities Fund

Satellite Club Programme Gets a Revamp

Satellite Club Programme Gets a Revamp

Posted: Fri, 18 Jun 2021 17:29

Amid changes to the national programme, and the release of Sport England's new 10-year strategy – Uniting the Movement – Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire unveils new plans for the former Satellite Club programme.

Active Herefordshire... Read More »

Tags: ActivateCYP, Children and Young People, Herefordshire, Satellite Clubs, Worcestershire

Launch of CLOVER project to deliver social prescribing in Herefordshire

Launch of CLOVER project to deliver social prescribing in Herefordshire

Posted: Thu, 06 May 2021 12:55

Following a £50k grant award from the National Academy for Social Prescribing in March this year, the Ross-on-Wye Community Development Trust (Ross CDT), has now announced the launch of its CLOVER project which will deliver a programme of social... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Social Prescribing

Ramadan: Is it safe to exercise?

Ramadan: Is it safe to exercise?

Posted: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 19:00

You may be wondering if it is a good idea to exercise while observing Ramadan. On the whole, fasting should not stop you from meeting the CMO guidelines for physical activity (150 minutes of moderate intensity activity per week). However, the choice around... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Physical Activity, Ramadan, Worcestershire, light exercise

Gardening: A wonderful way to support your health and wellbeing

Gardening: A wonderful way to support your health and wellbeing

Posted: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 09:13

National Gardening Week is the nation's biggest celebration of gardening and raises awareness of the difference that gardens and gardening can make to the lives of everyone in the UK. Join us this April as we step outdoors and reap the benefits gardening... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, National Gardening Week, Worcestershire

Over 10400 entries for Herefordshire’s Virtual Spring School Games!

Over 10400 entries for Herefordshire’s Virtual Spring School Games!

Posted: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 13:00

More than 10400 children and young people from 33 schools across Herefordshire threw themselves into sporting challenges between the 15th & 18th of March.

Funded by the National Lottery, the Sport England programme aims to inspire millions of children... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, School Games