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…
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.
Active Lancashire aims to kick-start the community
Two new trustees are hoping to get the county moving as they join Active Lancashire.
Preston Panthers Disability Sports Club Sessions
There are multiple sessions currently being offered at Preston Panthers Disability Sports Club. There is also a free taster session available. Saturday 5pm-6.30pm - Multi Sports - for people aged between 5-25 years old. Saturday 6.30pm-7.30pm - Swimming Venue: West View Leisure Centre For more information please contact: Marilyn Gregson on 01772 719025 or 07719 599537 …
New strategy to change the reality of disability, inclusion and sport
Activity Alliance today (6 September) releases a new three-year strategy – Achieving Inclusion Together. Determined to change the reality of disability, inclusion and sport, the charity looks to a future where disabled people are just as likely as non-disabled people to be active.
Breaking Down Cultural Barriers One 10K At A Time
One of the most discernible features of speaking to Sultana Ahmed about her participation at the JD Gyms City of Preston 10K in September is the articulate and insightful way she reflects on how running has been at an intersection with her culture.
Support for Community Clubs and Workforce Survey 2018
Active Lancashire would like to know how we can support the development of your club and it’s workforce.
If you're part of a community club in Lancashire please complete this survey!!!