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Author: Mrs Kristen Hall

What Do We Want Physical Activity to Achieve for Norfolk's Young People?

Posted: Thu, 03 Jan 2019 13:15 by Mrs Kristen Hall

What Do We Want Physical Activity to Achieve for Norfolk's Young People?

Children and Young People Development Manager Steve Hulme writes about the recent release of Sport England's Active Lives Children and Young People survey, and poses a question about how we can make the best use of this data locally. Read More »

Tags: Active Lives Survey, children, physical activity

Recognising the Best and Brightest of Physical Activity Achievements at the Norfolk Sports Awards

Posted: Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:44 by Mrs Kristen Hall

Recognising the Best and Brightest of Physical Activity Achievements at the Norfolk Sports Awards

It was great to see a packed house at the Norfolk Sports Awards on Wednesday as we celebrated the hard work and achievements of so many deserving finalists in the field of sport and physical activity. Read More »

Tags: Norfolk Sports Awards

There May Be No Silver Bullet for Loneliness, but Physical Activity is Unbeatable Ammunition in Our Fight Against This Growing Issue

Posted: Tue, 04 Sep 2018 10:26 by Mrs Kristen Hall

There May Be No Silver Bullet for Loneliness, but Physical Activity is Unbeatable Ammunition in Our Fight Against This Growing Issue

Active Norfolk's Ryan Hughes writes about loneliness amongst older people, and new ways of thinking to help combat this growing condition. Read More »

Tags: Mobile Me, loneliness, older people

Creating the Right Physical Activity Offer for Young People

Posted: Wed, 25 Jul 2018 13:24 by Mrs Kristen Hall

Creating the Right Physical Activity Offer for Young People

Satellite Clubs bring sport to young people in local venues and attract those who are not typically very sporty. Children and Young People Project Officer George Webster writes about the impact one club is making on young people in Norwich. Read More »

Tags: Satellite Clubs, children

#ThisGirlTries

Posted: Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:44 by Mrs Kristen Hall

#ThisGirlTries

Reflections on a life less sporty - "I might not be the girl that can, but I can be the girl that tries" Read More »

Tags: Hockey, This Girl Can