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Active Essex are now Disability Confident registered!

Being Disability Confident, means we are committed to ensuring that disabled people and those with long term health conditions have the opportunities to fulfil...
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Essex Coach Core Apprentices win Community Outreach Project of the Year!

Our Essex Coach Core apprentices have just won Community Outreach Project of the Year at the national Coach Core Awards for their involvement in...
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8 years of Essex parkruns inspire 78,000 people to take part!

The parkrun phenomenon is celebrating it’s 8th Anniversary in Essex after inspiring over 78,000 people to take part, running and walking a combined distance of...
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Sport England honour as Active Essex strengthens Board with 3 appointments

The Chair of Active Essex, Azeem Akhtar, has been appointed to the Sport England board of directors and re-elected as Chair of Active Essex....
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Inspirational basketball project doubles numbers at African youth club in Colchester

A community group which supports African families in Colchester has praised the “fantastic” success of a new Active Essex basketball project which has more...
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Stepping Out – Walking event breaks records for carers in Essex

A new and exciting event for carers came to Essex in May and broke all national records for the number of people attending. The...
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New video to help healthcare professionals support disabled people to be active

Disabled people are currently the least active group in society, and twice as likely as non-disabled people to be physically inactive. Healthcare professionals are...
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Raising a Concern & Accessing our Safeguarding Policies

Link – Dealing with a Concern Link – Accessing our Safeguarding Policies
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Essex MPs meet with Fibromyalgia campaigner to improve local care

MPs from across Essex met with local Fibromyalgia campaigner, Billy Ray Mansell, to discuss what more can be done throughout the region to improve...
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Essex Alltogether Ambassadors complete Superhero Series

This year’s Superhero Series took place by Dorney Lake in Windsor, on Sunday 2nd December. This year two of our Active Essex All Together Ambassadors...
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Simon says local charities have the X Factor

Four south Essex community groups attended The Health Lottery Tea Party at the Savoy Hotel in London, hosted by Simon Cowell. The Health Lottery...
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Coach Core Essex

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have given the royal seal of approval to Essex’s next generation of sports coaches after meeting apprentices and...
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