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Essex welcomes Sport England Chair to see their ground-breaking work to get more people active

Nick Bitel, Chair of Sport England, the public body responsible for increasing participation in sport and physical activity, has visited Essex to experience some...
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Active Essex

Active Essex leads county-wide pledge to support social inclusivity through sport

High-profile sporting organisations in the county have pledged their support to the Essex Faith Covenant, to use participation in sport as a way of...
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Active Essex

Sport and leisure sector offers golden opportunity for training and employment in Essex

New research shows that the significance of sport to the Essex economy is comparable with other industries including burgeoning creative industries in driving employment...
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Active Essex

Basildon sets perfect example for increasing participation in disability sport

A local project has helped harness the positive influence that carers and other ‘supporters’ e.g. family members, day services, residential homes and paid support,...
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Active Essex

Essex All Together ambassador inspires others with new song ‘Don’t Tell Me’

Justine Harrington, 28, from Basildon, who was born with a visual impairment, is hoping to encourage more disabled people in Essex to get involved...
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Active Essex

Active Essex supports designs for an active future

Over the next 20 years, it is estimated there will be over 180,000 new homes built across the county to accommodate the growing population....
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Active Essex

Essex Coach Core Apprentice attends first Royal Foundation Forum

A lucky apprentice from Coach Core’s Team Essex had the opportunity to meet royalty at the first Royal Foundation Forum on Thursday 1 March....
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Active Essex

Active Lives Survey

Active Essex extend a warm welcome back to all of our Greater Essex Schools, staff and young people.  We hope that your communities have...
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Active Essex

Benefits of a supportive community and the role of parkrun

People who participate in parkrun events feel like they belong to a supportive community which encourages conversation, support and exercising together, a new study...
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Active Essex

Essex organisations back All Together disability sport campaign

Organisations across the county are pledging their support to a campaign aimed at increasing participation in disability sport. Active Essex, the county sports partnership...
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Local Delivery Pilot

Sport England gives Essex a game changing opportunity to transform local sport and physical activity provision

Local communities in Essex are set to benefit from a major new funding stream from Sport England aimed at increasing participation in sport and...
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Active Essex

Essex sports team up for return to play

Outdoor team sport governing bodies in Essex have been working together to prepare for the return of organised sport in Essex. The next stage...
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