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December, 2020

New WHO guidelines outline how much activity we should be getting

New WHO guidelines outline how much activity we should be getting

Posted: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 09:36

The World Health Organisations (WHO) has updated its guidelines for physical activity for the first time in a decade.

The new guidelines mark a shift from the old ones with recommendations for specific... Read More »

Tags: Health, Physical Activity

New programme helps local groups to support their communities

New programme helps local groups to support their communities

Posted: Thu, 10 Dec 2020 16:12

Thriving Communities is a new national support programme for voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise groups that are supporting communities impacted by COVID-19 in England.

Working alongside social... Read More »

Tags: Communities; Funding; Support; Social Prescribing

Free Couch to Fitness programme open for new registrations

Free Couch to Fitness programme open for new registrations

Posted: Thu, 10 Dec 2020 09:15

Our Parks is a community fitness group which was formed in 2014 to harness the legacy of the London Olympics, with the purpose of ensuring that everyone should have access to quality exercise. Since being... Read More »

Tags: Our Parks, active at home, couch to fitness

Coronavirus: Norfolk enters Tier 2 of government COVID-prevention system for Christmas

Coronavirus: Norfolk enters Tier 2 of government COVID-prevention system for Christmas

Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 16:24

As of 2 December, the national restrictions set by the government a month ago are being lifted, as the country returns to a stricter version of the Tier system in time for the festive period. It was announced... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Norfolk, Norwich, Tier 2