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South Asian Heritage Month 2024 Begins Today!

South Asian Heritage Month 2024 Begins Today!

Posted: Thu, 18 Jul 2024 09:00

As part of South Asian Heritage Month 2024, Active Together would like to highlight and showcase some of the amazing activity taking place within our local South Asian communities across different faiths and cultures. Read More »

Tags: Active Lifestyle, News, Partner, Public, business of sport, hiking, running

UK Coaching Awards 2024 Nominations Live Now

UK Coaching Awards 2024 Nominations Live Now

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2024 13:47

Whether you're stepping into the limelight or shining it on someone else, your action celebrates the power of great coaching.

Don't wait – nominate today and shine a light on the remarkable contributions within the coaching community. Read More »

Tags: Active Lifestyle, Deliver Sport, Disability Sport, Women's Sport, business of sport, coaching, news

Local Sector Skills Plan for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland launched

Local Sector Skills Plan for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland launched

Posted: Tue, 9 Jul 2024 13:56

Work is already underway by a number of partners driving the work and actions within this local skills plan, the first for our sector, launched here is Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. Read More »

Tags: Business, News, Partner, Workforce

Leicester & Leicestershire Business and Skills Partnership: Green Skills Update July 2024

Leicester & Leicestershire Business and Skills Partnership: Green Skills Update July 2024

Posted: Mon, 8 Jul 2024 16:28

Following on from the release of the LLEP area Green Skills report in late 2023, this round up of local and national green skills news aims to brief area individuals and stakeholders such as area FE Colleges, universities, schools, businesses, and the voluntary and community sector. Read More »

Tags: Business, Carbon, Green, News, Partner

The Sporting Equals Awards 2024 Nominations Now Live

The Sporting Equals Awards 2024 Nominations Now Live

Posted: Mon, 8 Jul 2024 15:50

Sporting Equals are delighted to announce the return of the Sporting Equals Awards eighth edition. Read More »

Tags: Active Lifestyle, Business of Sport, Clubs, Disability Sport, News, Play Sport, Women's Sport, diversity

Have your say! Complete the Physical Activity and Wellbeing Residents' Survey 2024

Have your say! Complete the Physical Activity and Wellbeing Residents' Survey 2024

Posted: Mon, 8 Jul 2024 08:00

Active Together, in collaboration with local authorities and partners in Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, is conducting a survey to understand residents' perspectives on physical activity. This year's survey offers participants the chance to win Amazon.co.uk Gift Cards. Residents aged 18 and above are invited to take part in the survey until 14th July 2024. Read More »

Tags: News, Partner, Public

8 in 10 Brits want prevention rather than weight-loss drugs to tackle health crisis

8 in 10 Brits want prevention rather than weight-loss drugs to tackle health crisis

Posted: Fri, 5 Jul 2024 14:30

Eight in 10 (85%) Brits want to see government investment in preventing obesity and health conditions rather than treating them with weight-loss drugs, according to a survey by ukactive. Read More »

Tags: Active Lifestyle, News, Partner

FREE Holidays Together sessions are back for Summer 24

FREE Holidays Together sessions are back for Summer 24

Posted: Fri, 5 Jul 2024 10:00

Free summer Holidays Together sessions are being held again in Leicestershire over the summer break for children and young people eligible for free school meals. Sessions offer a range of activities and a nutritious meal is included. Read More »

Tags: Holidays Together, News, Partner, Public

Continuing Professional Development for Sport Industry Professionals - DMU

Continuing Professional Development for Sport Industry Professionals - DMU

Posted: Wed, 3 Jul 2024 12:06

De Montfort University has two different opportunities for individuals working in the sport industry to advance their career - find out more. Read More »

Tags: News, Partner, Workforce

Get Involved: Take Part in the Physical Activity and Wellbeing Residents' Survey!

Get Involved: Take Part in the Physical Activity and Wellbeing Residents' Survey!

Posted: Mon, 1 Jul 2024 08:00

Active Together, in collaboration with local authorities and partners in Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, is conducting a survey to understand residents' perspectives on physical activity. This year's survey offers participants the chance to win Amazon.co.uk Gift Cards. Residents aged 18 and above are invited to take part in the survey until 14th July 2024. Read More »

Tags: News, Partner, Public