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New walking tennis sessions launched in Worcestershire

New walking tennis sessions launched in Worcestershire

Posted: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 13:03

DO YOU love tennis but want to play at your own pace?

If so, get involved with walking tennis and discover a new way to play.

Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire is proud to launch a new walking tennis project in partnership with Worcester Lawn Tennis... Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Walking Tennis, Worcestershire

£850 of National Lottery funding awarded to Worcestershire Association of Carers towards tackling of activity inequalities in the county

£850 of National Lottery funding awarded to Worcestershire Association of Carers towards tackling of activity inequalities in the county

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 17:10

Worcestershire Association of Carers (WAC) has been awarded £850 of National Lottery funding from Sport England's Tackling Inequalities Fund which aims to tackle inequalities in activity levels through working with its partners to reach those most... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Tackling Inequalities Fund, Worcestershire

Worcestershire School Games Goes Virtual for 2020!

Worcestershire School Games Goes Virtual for 2020!

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 09:28

With the annual Worcestershire Summer School Games event having been cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis, organisers have been working hard to bring the games to pupil's homes and to those children still attending school through the Worcestershire... Read More »

Tags: School Games, Worcestershire

£320 million investment announced as Primary PE and Sport Premium continues

£320 million investment announced as Primary PE and Sport Premium continues

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 13:03

Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire is delighted following yesterday's (5th July 2020) announcement by the Department for Education confirming the continuation of the Primary PE and Sport Premium for the 2020/21 academic year.

The announcement of a... Read More »

Tags: Education, Herefordshire, Investment, PPSP, Worcestershire

New insight to support pregnant women and new mums to become physically active

New insight to support pregnant women and new mums to become physically active

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 11:23

Following the expansion of our This Girl Can programme to focus on antenatal and postnatal physical activity, Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire is thrilled to publish the first insight findings.

Pregnancy is a time in women's lives that is associated... Read More »

Tags: Antenatal Activity, Herefordshire, This Girl Can, Worcestershire

Primary PE and Sport Premium Award Winners Announced

Primary PE and Sport Premium Award Winners Announced

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 08:55

Herefordshire and Worcestershire Primary schools recognised through Primary PE and Sport Premium Awards 2020

Awarded by the Department for Education, the Primary PE and Sport Premium fund aims to increase the quality and breadth of PE and sport provision... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Herefordshire, Primary PE, Worcestershire

We are proud supporters of Loneliness Awareness Week

We are proud supporters of Loneliness Awareness Week

Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 16:57

Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire is proud to support Loneliness Awareness Week, running from 15-19th June 2020.

Loneliness Awareness Week is a campaign developed by The Marmalade Trust in a bid to raise awareness of loneliness and encourage people... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Loneliness, Social Isolation, Worcestershire

Worcestershire’s Virtual School Games Get Underway

Worcestershire’s Virtual School Games Get Underway

Posted: Tue, 19 May 2020 10:46

Children across Worcestershire are being encouraged to keep active this month, participating in a host of sporting challenges.

We know that school life is very different now. Parents have become teachers; lessons are delivered online and breaktime has... Read More »

Tags: School Games, Worcestershire

Be active, stay well and support a friend this May

Be active, stay well and support a friend this May

Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 12:31

During the current crisis it's never been more important for everyone to stay physically active, mentally well and to support our friends.

Mayathon is a new campaign which encourages members of the public to buddy-up (virtually) with a friend, supporting... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, Mayathon, Worcestershire

Worcestershire Summer School Games: Coronavirus Update

Worcestershire Summer School Games: Coronavirus Update

Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 08:37

Worcestershire Summer School Games Events

Due to the current national recommendations, continued school closures and the unprecedented nature of the COVID-19 situation, we have taken the unfortunate decision of cancelling Worcestershire Summer School Games... Read More »

Tags: Worcestershire