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Nationwide Sport England survey of children reveals active young people are happier and more resilient

Nationwide Sport England survey of children reveals active young people are happier and more resilient

Posted: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 14:03

Sport England has released the attitudinal results of its first ever Active Lives Survey of children and young people, which looks at young people's thoughts about exercise and the reasons they take part.... Read More »

Tags: Active Lives Survey, Attitudes, Children and Young People, Physical Activity

BBC: ‘Studies suggest regular exercise is more effective than any drug yet invented to prevent conditions facing older people’

BBC: ‘Studies suggest regular exercise is more effective than any drug yet invented to prevent conditions facing older people’

Posted: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:20

An article published on the BBC news pages urges older people to stay active in order to reverse the signs of ageing, stating that in many cases the effects of inactivity are actually mistaken for the... Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, BBC, Exercise. Senior Active, Older People

£300 worth of prizes to give away each week to Norfolk workers with Spring into Action

£300 worth of prizes to give away each week to Norfolk workers with Spring into Action

Posted: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:24

This spring employees in Norfolk are being urged to make their employers aware of the free workplace activity competition available to them with prizes available for both workplaces and individuals who... Read More »

Tags: Workplaces

Training for Governors to Maximise Use of Government Funding in Schools

Training for Governors to Maximise Use of Government Funding in Schools

Posted: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:17

A range of training opportunities for School Governors has been set up to provide information and resources to Governors on the best ways to maximise the funding schools receive for PE and school sport... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Schools, Training

Active Norfolk becomes the Active Partnership for the county as part of nationwide rebrand

Active Norfolk becomes the Active Partnership for the county as part of nationwide rebrand

Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:48

In a UK-wide rebrand, Active Norfolk has seen its status altered from the County Sports Partnership for Norfolk to become an Active Partnership for the county. The new identity was launched earlier this... Read More »

Tags: Active Partnerships, Country Sports Partnership, Norfolk

2019 Winter School Games comes to an end with cross country at blustery Holkham Hall

2019 Winter School Games comes to an end with cross country at blustery Holkham Hall

Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 14:57

This year's edition of Norfolk's Winter School Games saw thousands of school children participate in a series of fun and competitive athletic events and games in different areas of Norfolk over several... Read More »

Tags: Norfolk School Games, Norfolk sports, children sports, youth sports