News

News

Find local opportunities near you to be active this Summer!

Find local opportunities near you to be active this Summer!

Posted: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 11:00

With major events such as Wimbledon, the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, the UEFA Women's Euros and the Tour de France all taking place this summer, it is unsurprising to find that many residents of Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland are feeling inspired to be active. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partner, Public

There is still chance to have your say in the Physical Activity and Wellbeing Residents' Survey

There is still chance to have your say in the Physical Activity and Wellbeing Residents' Survey

Posted: Mon, 18 Jul 2022 12:00

The deadline for the 2022 Physical Activity and Wellbeing Residents Survey has been extended to the 24th July and we want to hear from YOU! Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Public

The Daily Boost Holiday Challenge 2022 has officially started!

The Daily Boost Holiday Challenge 2022 has officially started!

Posted: Mon, 18 Jul 2022 09:00

The Daily Boost Holiday Challenge has returned for 2022, and officially starts today! The Challenge will run from July 18th - August 21st. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Daily Boost, News, Partner, Public

7 Perfect picnic spots to visit in Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland this Summer

7 Perfect picnic spots to visit in Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland this Summer

Posted: Sun, 17 Jul 2022 10:00

Looking for a new picnic spot to try this summer? We've come up with a list of great places throughout Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland for you to try! Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Public

We are hiring! Find out more about the roles available

We are hiring! Find out more about the roles available

Posted: Thu, 14 Jul 2022 12:53

This is an exciting opportunity for two Development Officers who would like to support us to work with communities, organisations and partners to deliver our Physical Activity Framework and support our vision of Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland: a place where physical activity is part of daily life, leading to people living healthier and happier lives. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partner

‘Unlock the potential of sport, recreation and physical activity to improve the health and wellbeing of the nation’ urge sector leaders

‘Unlock the potential of sport, recreation and physical activity to improve the health and wellbeing of the nation’ urge sector leaders

Posted: Fri, 08 Jul 2022 13:50

A coalition of leading organisations across sport, recreation and physical activity has today come together for the first time to call for radical reform to support the growth and development of the sector. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partners, Public

Memorial race for Leicestershire and Rutland Youth Sailing Association’s John Buckingham

Memorial race for Leicestershire and Rutland Youth Sailing Association’s John Buckingham

Posted: Wed, 06 Jul 2022 13:56

Leicestershire and Rutland Youth Sailing Association (LRYSA) held a special racing event on Saturday 25th June in memory of its joint founder John Buckingham. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partner, Public, Sailing

Summer sun shines on School Games Finale

Summer sun shines on School Games Finale

Posted: Thu, 30 Jun 2022 14:00

The School Games Summer Festival returned to Loughborough University on Friday 24th June for the first time since the Summer of 2019! Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partner, Public

Premier League Primary Stars celebrates five-year anniversary with launch of new Active Summer Challenge

Premier League Primary Stars celebrates five-year anniversary with launch of new Active Summer Challenge

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 10:07

The Premier League is celebrating five years of its schools' programme, Premier League Primary Stars. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: News, Partner, Public

Over 800 school children to attend the Leicester-Shire & Rutland School Games Summer Festival 2022!

Over 800 school children to attend the Leicester-Shire & Rutland School Games Summer Festival 2022!

Posted: Thu, 23 Jun 2022 09:30

Over 800 children and young people are set to come together to take part in a full day of activity at the region's home of sport, Loughborough University. Read More »

Source: Active Together

Tags: Public