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April, 2019

This Girl Can Woman of the Month - April winner announced!

This Girl Can Woman of the Month - April winner announced!

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 13:51

May nominations now open - A huge thank you for all the #TGCinNorfolk nominations we received this month and for sharing some amazing and inspirational stories with us! Congratulations to Georgina Sutton... Read More »

Tags: This Girl Can

Major new study of 2.8 million people highlights the scale of obesity and severe health risks of being overweight

Major new study of 2.8 million people highlights the scale of obesity and severe health risks of being overweight

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 11:49

The new piece of research, which represents one of the biggest of its kind, shows that people with a high body mass index (BMI) were up to 70% more likely to develop heart failure than those with a more... Read More »

Tags: Active Health, healthy weight, obesity

More people in Norfolk considered ‘fairly active’ recent survey results show

More people in Norfolk considered ‘fairly active’ recent survey results show

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 11:29

The latest Active Lives Survey results from Sport England show that more people in Norfolk fit within the 'fairly active' bracket than this time last year, indicating that people are completing between... Read More »

Tags: Active Lives Survey, Inactive, Norfolk, Norwich King's Lynn

England and Wales Cricket Board investment makes high-quality cricket facilities accessible to all

England and Wales Cricket Board investment makes high-quality cricket facilities accessible to all

Posted: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 12:19

In order to make cricket more accessible to everyone and help more people get into the sport, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), the Norfolk Cricket Board (NCB) and Active Norfolk have teamed up... Read More »

Tags: Casual Cricket, Cricket Norwich, Norfolk Cricket Board, Pitches, Workplace Challenge

Facility Hire at The Wensum Trust 40% off*

Facility Hire at The Wensum Trust 40% off*

Posted: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 11:00

Come and try our facilities and enjoy 40% off*

A host of facilities are available across The Wensum Trust schools, for use by the wider communities they serve. A variety of clubs, groups, local organisations... Read More »

Tags: Venue hire

This Girl Can Woman of the Month - March winner announced!

This Girl Can Woman of the Month - March winner announced!

Posted: Thu, 04 Apr 2019 11:07

April nominations now open - A huge thank you for all the #TGCinNorfolk nominations we received this month and for sharing some amazing and inspirational stories with us! Congratulations to Elise Dixon... Read More »

Tags: This Girl Can

This Girl Can Ambassadors chosen to help inspire more Norfolk women to become active

This Girl Can Ambassadors chosen to help inspire more Norfolk women to become active

Posted: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 10:47

As part of Sport England's successful campaign, which encourages women of all ages to become more active, Active Norfolk has recruited eight new campaign ambassadors, who will help to encourage girls to... Read More »

Tags: Ambassadors, This Girl Can

Coaching Week returns to help communities thrive

Coaching Week returns to help communities thrive

Posted: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 16:39

UK Coaching has confirmed that Coaching Week will return for 2019.

This year, the awareness campaign – which empowers athletes, coaches and the general public to celebrate coaching – will showcase... Read More »

Tags: Coaching; Coaching Week