Tuesday 14th December, 2021
More Positive Together Set To Continue
Not-for-profit organisation Active Lancashire has successfully secured additional funding from the European Social Fund, to extend the thriving More Positive Together programme until December 2023.
Tuesday 23rd November, 2021
Winter Wheelers is coming...
Let’s wrap up and ride! Running from the 1-25 December, Winter Wheelers is a cold-conquering competition from the folks at Love to Ride aimed at getting more people riding bikes through winter. The cold, wind and rain can deter people from riding a bike, but this cold-busting campaign aims to show that, with a little preparation, every day is a biking day. Last year over 30,000 people took part,…
Friday 12th November, 2021
Commonwealth challenge set for Active Mile event as SPAR renews sponsorship of Lancashire School Games for 15th year
Schoolchildren across the Red Rose County are being encouraged to get outside to enjoy all it offers by completing an Active Mile in the week of Lancashire Day.
Monday 1st November, 2021
Active Lancashire shares new 10-year vision for the county
Active Lancashire, the county’s strategic lead for sport and physical activity has released its new 10-year strategy today, Monday 1st November 2021. Focusing on the organisation’s vision of a future where every person in Lancashire has access to, and benefits from, physical activity, the ‘Decade of Movement’ strategy progresses the charity from its roots as a sports partnership to a key p…
Friday 22nd October, 2021
Marathon success for Badr and the Young People Forward Project!
Badr Alanizay, a refugee from Bidoon in Kuwait, completed the Virgin Money London Marathon earlier this month thanks to the support of Active Lancashire and the Young People Forward project.
Thursday 30th September, 2021
Active Lancashire announces new Chair of the Board appointment
We are delighted to announce that Bryan Cookson OBE has been appointed as the new Chair of the Active Lancashire Board. Following two years as a board member, Brian takes up the role at a pivotal moment in our 20-year history!
Friday 10th September, 2021
£8 million workplace health programme ‘Business Health Matters’ launches in Lancashire
A revolutionary new initiative that will support businesses across Lancashire in improving the health and wellbeing of their employees has launched today, Monday 13th September.
Thursday 9th September, 2021
Active Lancashire-led behaviour change project has been shortlisted for an award
Lancashire behaviour change project, Challenge through Sport Initiative, has been shortlisted at the Burnley Community Sports Awards in the Contribution to Active Communities category after helping people in the community stay active throughout lockdown in the last 18 months. The Challenge Through Sport Initiative (CSI) is an innovative behaviour change programme for people in recovery. A key focu…
Thursday 26th August, 2021
New Active Lancashire-led employability project receives confirmation of funding
Not-for-profit organisation Active Lancashire, has been given the green light to launch an exciting new employment-focused project from January 2022.