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Free Summer Essex ActivAte Clubs Kick Off Across Essex

Monday 26th July saw children across Essex get stuck in with the first day of clubs, taking part in an array of physical and...
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Summer Activity Programme Available for Children & Young People in Essex

Parents and carers throughout the county may be eligible to benefit from a free holiday clubs programme for children and young people over the...
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New Ambitious Strategy Launched for Essex, Southend and Thurrock

Essex, Southend and Thurrock’s, new ambitious 10-year Physical Activity and Sport strategy ‘Fit for the Future’ launches. As we begin to emerge from the...
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Active Essex strengthens Board ahead of launch of the Greater Essex Sport and Physical Activity Strategy

The Active Essex Board has once again been further enhanced with three significant new appointments, who bring a wealth of experience and expertise on...
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Active Essex Race Equality Commitment

Active Essex is committed to being an anti-racist organisation and has been proactively working to tackle the racial inequalities that prevent or discourage people...
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New Active Lives Data Published

Sport England published their latest Active Lives Adults report in April 2021, which with five years of data, provides an updated comprehensive overview of...
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Essex County Council and Active Essex Foundation investing to support the most vulnerable

As part of the support being put in place across Essex, funding has been given to develop our successful Holiday Hunger programme and Summer...
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Summer Holiday Activity Clubs and Family Activity Packs

This week was the start for most of our summer holiday activity clubs across Essex. The multi-faceted programme includes free holiday activity clubs, family...
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Primary PE & Sport Premium Funding continuation announcement

The announcement made on Sunday 5 July, by Education secretary Gavin Williamson confirms that primary schools in England will once again receive PE &...
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Covid-19 Emergency funding boost for Essex grassroots sport

Active Essex has helped secure over £650,000 of lottery money for grassroots community sport clubs and organisations across Essex who needed financial assistance because...
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Inclusion guidance to help tackle rising inequalities as sport and leisure return

As more opportunities to be active resume, new guidance released today will help providers to enable welcoming, and more accessible environments. Activity Alliance has...
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National School Sport Week at Home 2020

The annual National School Sport Week celebrates the important role of Physical Education and school sport in enhancing young people’s wellbeing. This year, the...
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