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April, 2017

Physical Inactivity and Sedentary Behaviour Report 2017

Physical Inactivity and Sedentary Behaviour Report 2017

Posted: Sat, 29 Apr 2017 09:24

The British Heart Foundation (BHF) has compiled this report using the latest health statistics to provide a comprehensive overview of levels of physical inactivity and sedentary behaviour in adults across... Read More »

Tags: Development, News

Active Ageing Agenda Hits National Headlines

Active Ageing Agenda Hits National Headlines

Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:33


Getting older people moving through activities such as Zumba and dance topped the news agenda today (10 April), with several national newspapers highlighting the benefits of regular exercise for over... Read More »

Tags: Community, Development, News

Hessle Vikings Mixed Ability Rugby Open Day

Hessle Vikings Mixed Ability Rugby Open Day

Posted: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:02

In partnership with the RFU, Hessle Rugby Club and International Mixed Ability Sports (IMAS) are running a taster session for a new Mixed Ability Rugby club linked to Hessle RFU.

The event is aimed at anyone... Read More »

Tags: Community, Disability, Events, News, Sport

Peter Pan junior parkrun

Peter Pan junior parkrun

Posted: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:16

What is Peter Pan junior parkrun
It is a 2k run for juniors only (4-14 year olds). If you are not a junior please try one of our weekly Saturday parkrun events instead.
When is it?
It is held every Sunday... Read More »


Tags: Community, News, Running, Sport

Future Investment Opportunities From Sport England

Posted: Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:13

Sport England have a range of funding for activities; see below a summary of investments.

Sport England – Investment Opportunities

Investement Programme

Fund

Available Funding

Range of Investment

Date... Read More »

Tags: Funding, News

This Girl Can: Carol B

This Girl Can: Carol B

Posted: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:07

Carol, is from Keyingham, in East Yorkshire. Carol decided to join the local walking netball group that started in the Withernsea leisure centre. Carol, like most ladies, played netball at school, but... Read More »

Tags: Sport

This Girl Can: Sophie G

This Girl Can: Sophie G

Posted: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:45

Sophie G is a 3rd Year Geology Student and a "Fabulass" Ambassador.

About Fabulass:
Fitness programme: I started Fabulass in my first year and it really kick-started my passion for sport and fitness. The... Read More »

Tags: Sport

This Girl Can: Sophie R

This Girl Can: Sophie R

Posted: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:06

Sophie R is a 3rd Year English Literature student and a "Fabulass" Ambassador.

How I got into Fabulass.
Last year when I lived in Thwaite, I saw a post on Facebook advertising a new programme for females... Read More »

Tags: Sport

Are you interested in learning/playing cricket at a pace that suit's you??

Posted: Fri, 14 Apr 2017 12:54

Come along to Walking Cricket, at East Riding Leisure Haltemprice 1-2pm. The new initiative is aimed at 50+ year old men and women through a partnership between the Sport, Play and Arts Service (East Riding... Read More »

Tags: Community, News, Sport

Hessle Vikings Mixed Ability Rugby Taster Day

Posted: Mon, 10 Apr 2017 08:48

Are you ready to tackle a new challenge?

Our mixed ability rugby is open to anyone 17+ regardless of age, disability or experience. We would love to have you involved! Come along & visit our taster... Read More »

Tags: Community, Disability, News, Sport

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