Tag Archives: Active

Energize Active Advent Calendar 2017

Organisations across Shropshire are being invited to take up an ‘Active Advent’ challenge to keep their workforce happy and healthy in the countdown to Christmas.  Energize has produced a calendar of activities for the second year, following the success of … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Comic Relief’s Core Strength – Local Communities Grants Programme Opens This programme offers grants to help cover the day to day costs of small locally led and based voluntary and community sector groups that are doing ‘much needed’ work in … Continue reading

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One You Campaign And New App

To help combat inactivity in adults, a new initiative from the One You campaign has been launched that aims to highlight the health and wellbeing benefits of doing ten continuous minutes of brisk walking every day. Public Health England’s One … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Deadline Reminder for Sport England’s Major Events Engagement Fund Sport England is currently accepting applications from organisations to ensure that they get the best possible return from major sporting events hosted in England. Sport England has two investment objectives to … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Society: Tour Dementia

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This Girl Can… Go Back to Netball!

Wednesday 16th March 7pm – 9pm Venue: Phoenix Sports & Leisure Centre, Duce Drive, Dawley, TF4 3JS £3.50 per person This Girl Can… go back to netball, thanks to Energize’s latest Workplace Challenge event. Haven’t played since school? That’s no problem, … Continue reading

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September – The Month of Workplace Activity + Other News!

The workplace is the new frontier to encourage physical activity and the topic has seen much coverage in the news recently. Some companies are trying to keep their staff in peak condition through issuing wearable health devices. Providing staff with pedometers to see … Continue reading

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Nominate Your Local Sporting Heroes For An Energize Award

Once again it’s time to nominate your local heroes for the county’s sports awards. Now in its 9th year, the Energize Awards recognise the people who are currently taking part, working or volunteering in sport or physical activity in Shropshire, … Continue reading

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Getting Businesses In Shropshire ‘On Their Feet’

Businesses across Shropshire are being encouraged to support their employees to swap their ‘sitting time’ for ‘standing time as part of a national campaign. The ‘On your Feet Britain’ campaign which is due to launch on Friday 24 April is … Continue reading

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Men In Sheds In Shropshire

Men’s Sheds are places where older men can meet, undertake some form of activity in the company of others, and find friendship and companionship. This might be through workshop activities such as woodwork, metalwork or some form of engineering. It … Continue reading

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