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£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

Social Isolation and Loneliness: Where to Turn

Social Isolation and Loneliness: Where to Turn

Posted: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 12:34

Prior to the pandemic, loneliness and social isolation have been recognised as important issues facing our society, with around 7% adults reporting feeling lonely all the time. We know that the UK lockdowns and reduced social contact have significantly... Read More »

Tags: Community Funding, Community activities, Herefordshire, Loneliness, Our Community Can, Social Isolation, Worcestershire

Have your say!

Have your say!

Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 14:06

At Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire it is vital that we support organisations and people who deliver sport and physical activity across the two counties. We are therefore carrying out 2 separate research consultation projects:

  1. To understand how... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Worcestershire

£50,000 invested to tackle negative impact of COVID-19

£50,000 invested to tackle negative impact of COVID-19

Posted: Sat, 05 Dec 2020 12:08

Herefordshire and Worcestershire organisations received £50,000 of Sport England funding, invested by Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire to reduce the negative impact of COVID-19 and widening inequalities in sport and physical activity.

The... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Herefordshire, Tackling Inequalities Fund, Worcestershire

First ever Herefordshire Virtual School Games a resounding success!

First ever Herefordshire Virtual School Games a resounding success!

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 10:59

Last week more than 3000 young people and 35 schools took part in the inaugural Herefordshire Virtual School Games!

Funded by the National Lottery, the Sport England programme aims to inspire millions of children and young people to take part in school... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, School Games