The latest news and updates from Active Essex and our partners.

Essex Pedal Power: How Essex Changed the System to Tackle Cycling Inactivity

This week Essex Pedal power have released a document around SELEP cycling funding of disadvantaged areas. Click here to read    

Active Essex and BritainThinks: Findings of research conducted into physical activity.

Active Essex and BritainThinks would like to invite you to a webinar presenting the findings of research conducted into physical activity. An estimated 25% of Essex residents are inactive (less than 30 minutes activity per week), rising to 70% of those…

New Active Lives Data Published

This week Sport England published their latest Active Lives Adults report, which with five years of data, provides an updated comprehensive overview of adult (age 16+) participation in sport and physical activity in England, covering the Mid-November 2…

Essex Pedal Power- April Update

On 16th April the first 120 bikes arrived and Rosie is busy engaging local bike mechanics and volunteers to build the bikes so they are ready to ride. The applications went live on Monday 19th April for eligible residents living in Clacton and Jaywick,…

Prevention and Enablement Model share and learn webinar

On Friday 12th March a Prevention and Enablement Model share and learn webinar took place to share the findings from the mid-point report. The webinar compared by Rebecca Jarvis, included speakers from Sport for Confidence including participants, Adult…

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 of the roadmap out of lockdown, Monday 29th March is an eagerly anticipated date for the grassroots sport comm…

ABCD Training Programme 2021

Active Essex and the Local Delivery Pilot (LDP) have launch of a new online Discover Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) training programme, designed to equip people at all levels across Essex with the knowledge and skills they need in Asset-Based…

Your Covid Recovery

Your Covid Recovery is a new NHS website designed to help people recover from the long-term effects of coronavirus, otherwise known as Covid-19. If you have had Covid-19, you may still have some physical symptoms, such as, breathlessness, a cough and a…

People and Places – The Story of Doing It Differently

Essex was chosen by Sport England in 2017 to be one of 12 pilots across the country to test new ways of tackling stubborn levels of physical inactivity by over 1 in 4 of our population. Each pilot will run initially until 2025. Sport England have relea…

Essex on the Move Networking Event

Join us for an energising morning of Virtual Networking!

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