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

Chelmsford Bid Writing Workshop

Would your club/organisation like to access grant funding up to £10 000 to increase the physical activity levels of the local community? The Community Sport and wellbeing Team at Chelmsford City Council will be running two funding workshops on Monday 3…

TV star Dr Zoe Williams backs the new Active Essex Foundation’s 30:30 Challenge

Every resident in Essex is urged to carry out 30 minutes of physical activity every day in June – in a campaign launched by Active Essex to help raise funds for a new charity foundation which provides life-changing support through sport and physical ac…

Man V Fat Football Coming to Braintree

The hugely popular Man V Fat football league is coming to Braintree. The 14 week programme combines playing football with support groups and information to help you be more active and achieve any weight loss goals. The league is specifically designed t…

Braintree Easy Riders

Braintree Easy Riders is a mixed age, mixed gender cycling group which welcomes all abilities from beginners, riders returning to cycling to more experienced riders   Come along on Wednesdays to: Enjoy a supported and social, non-competitive cycle…

Can Do Volunteering – City and Guilds Qualification

Can Do is a volunteering programme open to young disabled people aged between 10 and 35 years old who have a long term health condition or disability, including physical, visual or hearing impairments, mental health conditions, autism and learning disa…

Tell it how it is – Conference

Do you work in Health and Wellbeing? Are you interested in mental health issues? Are you a Health and Wellbeing practitioner? We’d love you to be part of the conversation. Monday 14th May 10-6 Tell it how it is – A conversation Supporting Mental Health…

Magnificent Motivated Minds!

Lifestyle changes can be affected by an individual’s adventure, but more often than not there are people involved along the way that help the journey to becoming more active, be that an encouraging friend or a welcoming and friendly club or group. Our…

Move it or Lose it Annual Conference

Come and be inspired by our amazing line-up of speakers who will educate and entertain you. By the end of the day you will leave with a wealth of knowledge and motivation to apply all you learn to help older people enjoy active, healthier, happier live…

Essex schools showcase sporting talent at Active Essex Spring School Games

Pupils from primary and secondary schools across Essex competed in a range of sports at the Active Essex Spring School Games, held at Southend Tennis & Leisure Centre. More than 700 youngsters from over 30 schools took part in a variety of sports,…

FREE Exercise Classes with Fitness in Mind

Beginning 2nd April at the Brentwood Centre   Fitness in Mind are very excited to be launching their new FREE 12 week exercise programme. For anyone who may be suffering from low self-esteem, depression, anxiety or stress they are there to offer s…

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