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Tuesday 21st July, 2020
Share your thoughts - Club Matters National Survey!
Understanding the Return to Sport/Activity and Volunteering Sport England research has shown that people’s participation habits have been affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic. To understand more about what this could mean for the clubs, groups and organisations who deliver physical activity and sport, Club Matters are launching the national Sport England Club Matters Return to Sport / Activity…
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Videos
Friday 17th July, 2020
Satellite Clubs in Lockdown
A look on how our partners and participants of Satellite Clubs have been keeping active and healthy during the current circumstances using online platforms.
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Thursday 16th July, 2020
CIMSPA and Sport England launch major free training initiative to support sport, fitness and leisure sectors reopening
With the reopening of indoor gyms and leisure facilities in England expected in the coming weeks, along with the return of grassroots sporting activity, CIMSPA today announces a major training initiative for the sector, funded by Sport England. ReActivate is a new, free, online training platform, designed to equip anyone working or volunteering in the sport, fitness, leisure and physical activit…
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COVID-19
Monday 13th July, 2020
Active Lancashire and Collinson Construction set to collaborate again
Not-for-profit organisation, Active Lancashire, has today announced that they will be joining forces with local construction specialists, Collinson Construction, to host another event, the #ALittlebitmoreathome Recognition Awards. The Awards, delivered solely online, will seek to recognise inspirational individuals and groups who have gone the extra mile to support others to look after their physi…
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COVID-19
Friday 10th July, 2020
#ALittlebitmoreathome Campaign Update
Over the past three months we have been working hard to provide support around mental and physical health during this difficult time through our #ALittlebitmoreathome campaign. #ALittlebitmoreathome focused on promoting the Five Ways to Wellbeing (Take Notice/ Mindfulness, Physical Activity, Give to Others, Connecting with Others, Learn New Skills) and how these could be introduced into your day-t…
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Case Studies
Friday 10th July, 2020
Kieran - CSI Journey
Kieran is now 27 years of age and has been taking drugs since he was around 14. Read his story to understand how he's fighting his addictions and changing for the better. As a child, he spent many days and years in and out of hospital due to health issues. This had a knock-on effect on his education and friendships as he was not able to attend primary school when he had his operations. His Hig…
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COVID-19
Tuesday 30th June, 2020
Lancashire-based organisations join forces to donate bikes to those affected by COVID-19
An initiative supported by Active Lancashire, Love to ride, Connecting East Lancashire and Lancashire County Council, has seen 170 bikes donated to NHS workers from Blackburn, Burnley, Blackpool, North West Ambulance Service and Morecambe Bay Hospital Trusts. The programme, inspired by Active Lancashire's Cycle Recycle Scheme, which is part-funded by the ESF More Positive Together project, was dev…
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News
Thursday 11th June, 2020
A tribute to Linda
It is with great sadness that Active Lancashire wants to recognise the contributions of our valued colleague Linda Trafford who passed away on Friday 5th June after a short illness.
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Blog
Tuesday 9th June, 2020
Keeping Active in Lockdown ….with a toddler
By Katey Markland  I am generally a pretty active person. I would happily be active all day, every day if I could! However, with the current pandemic, restrictions on work and exercise I found that overnight my headspace and freedom was whipped away. How was I going to maintain my fitness? Only going out once a day?! Not only do I have two hyperactive dogs to walk, I have a 22 month old toddler s…
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