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Active Lincolnshire Welcomes New Chair of the Board and CEO

By Charlotte Pedley on May 27th, 2020 - comments

Following recent recruitment Active Lincolnshire is delighted to announce the appointment of Mark Locking as Chair of the Board of Directors and Emma Tatlow as Chief Executive Officer. Active Lincolnshire is a charitable company whose vision is for everybody in Lincolnshire to be active, every day. The organisation works with numerous partners across Lincolnshire with […]

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Blog: Moving for Mental Health

By Charlotte Pedley on May 1st, 2020 - comments

Many of us are currently experiencing high levels of anxiety and worry due to the current Coronavirus pandemic. A recent study by Public Health England revealed that (53.1%) of respondents said it was affecting their well-being and nearly half (46.9%) reported high levels of anxiety. ‍It is undoubtedly more important than ever to be active […]

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Sport England Active Lives Survey shows Activity Levels on the rise before the Coronavirus outbreak

By Charlotte Pedley on April 30th, 2020 - comments

Activity levels were on the rise and inactivity was falling before the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, according to the latest Active Lives Adult Survey by Sport England. The research which was conducted in the 12 months to November 2019, show 28.6 million adults were active – i.e. doing at least 150 minutes of moderate intensity physical […]

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Join the Movement – New campaign inspires people to stay active at home

By Charlotte Pedley on March 26th, 2020 - comments

Sport England has launched a campaign to inspire people to stay active at home during the coronavirus pandemic. The campaign invites everyone to ‘Join the Movement’ and get or keep active in and around the home. Using #StayInWorkOut on social media, the Join the Movement campaign is designed to provide inspiration and trusted information to the public […]

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Active Lincolnshire: Coronavirus update

By Charlotte Pedley on March 18th, 2020 - comments

Due to the current situation with coronavirus we have postponed or cancelled a number of upcoming events; this includes our PESSPA conference, workplace health events, and some school activities. If you have already booked a place with us on an event, you will have received an email from us with further details. If you do […]

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PESSPA Conference Postponed

By Charlotte Pedley on March 16th, 2020 - comments

Having carefully monitored the ongoing impact of the coronavirus and consulting with colleagues, stakeholders and hearing from delegates who are unable to attend we have reluctantly taken the decision to postpone the PE, School Sport and Physical Activity Conference due to take place on the 27th March. It has been a difficult decision, however having weighed up […]

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We’re Moving!

By Llara Munn on January 29th, 2020 - comments

We are busy packing, wrapping and sorting this week,  in preparation for a move to new offices next week!  After nearly five years situated at our current office near Ingham, we are relocating to new premises just off the A46, south of Lincoln. Our new address is: The Point, Newland House, Weaver Road, Lincoln, LN6 […]

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Let’s Coach Conference 2020

By Llara Munn on January 29th, 2020 - comments

On the 25th of January we brought together some of the counties sports and physical delivery workforce for our Let’s Coach conference. The day, which was hosted by DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln, aimed to update, upskill and educate as well as celebrate the fantastic work taking place across Lincolnshire inspiring people to get active. Sessions […]

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