Thursday 13th February, 2020
Major Event Volunteer Fund
Sport England have launched a new ‘Major Event Volunteer Fund’ awarding grants of between £10,000 and £100,000 to encourage volunteering for sports events
Wednesday 12th February, 2020
Satellite Clubs - Audley Centre Boxing
Satellite Clubs are helping young people to be both physically and socially active in the heart of their community. This film shows how Audley Centre in Blackburn have created a thriving Boxing offer which is enabling young people to be regularly active, provides a safe space to hang out with friends and supports teenage males with their mental wellbeing.…
Thursday 6th February, 2020
Blackpool to benefit from Get Out Get Active
Thousands more inactive people across 21 locations will benefit from the latest £5million programme funding.
Monday 3rd February, 2020
Cycle Recycle Scheme
The Cycle Recycle Scheme, established in partnership with Lancashire County Council, initially formed part of Active Lancashire’s wellbeing offer under the More Positive Together Project, but has recently expanded into being a free-standing scheme supported by Lancashire Constabulary and Lancashire County Council. Cycle Recycle came into fruition in July 2018 and aims to provide residents in som…
Friday 31st January, 2020
Active Lives Children and Young People
The findings of Sport England’s second annual Active Lives Survey were released in December 2019 and demonstrate that children’s activity levels are on the rise.
Friday 31st January, 2020
Active Lancashire take home Healthy Workplace Award
The awards, which took place on Friday 24th January at the Civic Centre in Leyland, have been developed to recognise all positive contributions being made by those living and working in South Ribble; whether that be those who volunteer to help others, or an individual or organisation inspiring others through their dedication to a cause.
Tuesday 28th January, 2020
New report shows more to do to reduce disabled people’s inactivity
Four in five disabled people want to be more active but demand is not being met. Only two in five feel they are given the opportunity to be as active as they would like to be.
Monday 27th January, 2020
Schools encouraged to open up sports facilities all year round to boost physical activity
As part of a national drive to encourage 60 minutes of physical activity per day across the week, the Education Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced total funding worth £2.4 million for better sports activities and teaching, including for schools in 19 areas across England
Friday 24th January, 2020
Take a look at how the Active Lancashire team have been fitting in a little bit more activity into the working day!…