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Fit Villages - New activities launching!

Fit Villages - New activities launching!

Posted: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 16:19


Barrow Nordic Walking
Free Taster Session on Thursday 14th September 11.00am starting at Barrow Village Hall
Followed by a 5 week course for just £30
Nordic walking turns ordinary walking into an effective... Read More »



Tags: Fit Villages, Get Active in older age, rural activities

Fit Villages launches a new programme designed to engage more men in physical activity.

Fit Villages launches a new programme designed to engage more men in physical activity.

Posted: Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:00

The Fit Villages project, run by Suffolk Sport, has enjoyed huge success since its inception; increasing activity levels in rural locations for people aged 50+ across Suffolk. The project, in its 6th year... Read More »

Tags: Community, Fit Villages

Local community initiative helps Suffolk’s aging population to lead healthier lives.

Local community initiative helps Suffolk’s aging population to lead healthier lives.

Posted: Mon, 03 Jul 2017 08:28

The Fit Villages project has had a positive impact on rural communities in Suffolk, highlighted in a recent University of East Anglia's Report. The project has brought physical activity to villages with... Read More »

Tags: Fit Villages, Get Active in older age

Fit Villages's Otley Tap Dance Class celebrates a year of success

Fit Villages's Otley Tap Dance Class celebrates a year of success

Posted: Thu, 25 May 2017 10:08

Fit Villages is a popular, well established project run by Suffolk Sport across the county. The project is supported by Suffolk County Council and Sport England and is part of Suffolk's aim to be the Most... Read More »

Tags: Fit Villages, Otley Tap Dancing, Rural Sport

BBC News: Exercise 'keeps the mind sharp' in over-50s, study finds

BBC News: Exercise 'keeps the mind sharp' in over-50s, study finds

Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:21

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-39693462

Doing moderate exercise several times a week is the best way to keep the mind sharp if you're over 50, research suggests.

Thinking and memory skills were... Read More »

Tags: Fit Villages, Keeping active in over 50's

Fit Villages brings new services to your community

Fit Villages brings new services to your community

Posted: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:35

Fit Villages has been working with various partners to bring services to villages across Suffolk. OneLife Suffolk and Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service can come along to your local venue and deliver NHS... Read More »

Tags: Fit Villages, OneLife Suffolk, Suffolk Fire Service, community

New Fit Villages activities launching

New Fit Villages activities launching

Posted: Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:39

Acton Beginner Running

New Beginners Running Course starting on Tuesday 18th April 7.30pm - 8.30pm, meeting at Acton Village Hall Car Park. Free taster followed by a 6 week course for just £15.

•... Read More »

Tags: Community, Fit Villages

Local Community Project Wins National Award

Local Community Project Wins National Award

Posted: Thu, 16 Mar 2017 09:03

Fit Villages has been nationally recognised for its work within the community after being crowned the Social & Community Development Project of the Year at The County Sports Partnership Network (CSPN)... Read More »

Tags: Award winning Fit Villages, Fit Villages, Fit Villages wins national awards

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