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July, 2019

Norfolk residents living with disabilities to benefit from new resource to improve inclusivity

Norfolk residents living with disabilities to benefit from new resource to improve inclusivity

Posted: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 11:57

A new resource which aims to improve the way people living with disabilities access physical activity opportunities has been launched this week at the Sportspark at the University of East Anglia. The resource,... Read More »

Tags: Disabilities, Disability, Framework, Inclusive, Long-term conditions

New Resource Published to Help Guide Coach Recruitment in Schools

New Resource Published to Help Guide Coach Recruitment in Schools

Posted: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 09:40

Active Norfolk has released a new guide to support schools to maximise impact of coaches and make effective use of their Primary PE and Sport Premium.

The Guide to the Use of Coaches in Schools includes... Read More »

Tags: Premium, children, coaches, schools, sport, young people

Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:11

Teachers can make a difference to pupils' wellbeing by implementing fun physical activity across the school day

Evidence from a recent Public Health England report suggests that there is a strong association... Read More »

Tags: Change4Life, children, school

New #WhoSays campaign calls time on negative perceptions of disability sport

New #WhoSays campaign calls time on negative perceptions of disability sport

Posted: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:15

A new exciting campaign from Activity Alliance is calling time on negative perceptions about disability, inclusion and sport and asks – who says?

For far too long disabled people have faced misconceptions... Read More »

Tags: Disability

Care home residents cycle the distance from Norwich to Lisbon

Care home residents cycle the distance from Norwich to Lisbon

Posted: Fri, 05 Jul 2019 13:26

While the HSBC UK National Road Championships Time Trials were taking place on Norfolk's roads on Thursday 27th June, residents and tenants from four NorseCare homes were taking part in their own competition.... Read More »

Tags: Cycling, Great British Cycling festival

The Great British Cycling Festival - a roundup

The Great British Cycling Festival - a roundup

Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 12:21

Photo credit: Matthew Potter Photography

Norfolk residents were out in force from 27 - 30 June to cheer on Britain's best cyclists as they competed for national titles in the HSBC UK | National Championships.... Read More »

Tags: Cycling, Great British Cycling Festival, Norfolk, Norwich