Thursday 11th April, 2019
Active Lancashire introduce the More Positive Together Volunteer Programme
Active Lancashire is launching a new programme that focuses on volunteering opportunities within the More Positive Together (MPT) Project.
Friday 15th March, 2019
Pioneering scheme to get people back into work hailed a success
A pioneering Rossendale project that has helped 25 people back into work could become a blueprint for a Lancashire-wide scheme.
Monday 4th March, 2019
Active Lancashire launch new workplace health initiative
Active Lancashire are launching a new internal initiative to help improve the health and wellbeing of their team. The venture, titled 'ALittlebitmore', aims to provide their employees with the opportunity to engage in physical activity during their working day, allowing for their health and productivity to improve.
Wednesday 13th February, 2019
British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards
The BEDSAs are designed to recognise and celebrate the contributions made by black and minority ethnic communities. The Awards will help drive change in the sport sector where more role models from more communities in more sports are a priority to increase participation.
Tuesday 12th February, 2019
HSBC UK Breeze offers fun, free bike rides for women of all abilities across the UK.
It doesn’t matter if you’re keeping fit, young at heart, wise beyond your years, or even if you don’t know how to change gears. Every woman is welcome on our HSBC UK Breeze rides. You’ll discover new places. Gain confidence as a group. Make new friends. Do things you never knew you could. And have a lot of fun. That’s the power of riding together. We know it's easier said than done, so o…
Thursday 31st January, 2019
Central Lancashire Local Plan Consultation
People in central Lancashire have a second chance to suggest development sites in their area as part of a review to deliver the Central Lancashire Local Plan. The deadline is Monday 8th April.
Thursday 25th October, 2018
Selling Self-Care with Selfies
FyldeCoast residents are being encouraged to promote self-care by taking a selfie. From November 12 to 18 the national campaign Self Care Week will be encouraging people to do something to promote their own health and wellbeing. Self Care Week is an opportunity to promote self-care, which is one of the most effective tools in the promotion of prolonged good health and wellbeing. The week-long camp…
Monday 15th October, 2018
The Activity Trap: Benefits or Being Fit?
New research shows almost half of disabled people fear losing benefits if they take part in exercise Almost half of disabled people (47%) fear losing their benefits if they are seen to be physically active, according to new research published by Activity Alliance. The research is particularly important as disabled people count for one in five of Britain’s population, almost 14 million people. Ho…
Monday 8th October, 2018
More Positive Together film highlights impact of the project
A film around the More Positive Together project has been produced to help showcase the impact it has had on Lancashire residents.