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Hollycroft Park, Hinckley, is deemed as one of the UK's favourite parks and green spaces!

Hollycroft Park, Hinckley, is deemed as one of the UK's favourite parks and green spaces!

Posted: Wed, 09 Dec 2020 11:33

Hollycroft Park, Hinckley, is awarded as one of the UK's favourite Green Flag Award parks and green spaces, along with 9 other destinations. Read More »

Source: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

Tags: Open Spaces, Parks, Walking

Couch to Fitness

Couch to Fitness

Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 10:51

Now you can get active from your own home. Bit by bit, you'll feel fitter, when you stick to the free 9-week schedule. It's amazing what a difference it can make! Read More »

Source: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

Tags: News, Running, Walking

Walking for Health receives Sport England funding

Walking for Health receives Sport England funding

Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 09:15

The Ramblers Walking for Health programme has received £275,000 National Lottery funding from Sport England. Read More »

Source: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

Tags: News, Walking

Parkrun backed with major investment

Parkrun backed with major investment

Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 10:19

Sport England are making a £3 million investment in parkrun to help more women and people from lower socio-economic groups get active. Read More »

Source: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

Tags: News, Running, Walking

Visits to parks on the rise as city dwellers head outdoors

Visits to parks on the rise as city dwellers head outdoors

Posted: Wed, 25 Jul 2018 09:20

Increasing numbers of people living in cities and towns across England are visiting the natural environment. Read More »

Source: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

Tags: Active Lifestyles, Mental Health, News, Running, Walking

Major health benefits from strengthening and balance activity

Major health benefits from strengthening and balance activity

Posted: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:31

New evidence review concludes that adults should do strengthening and balancing exercises twice a week alongside aerobic exercise. Read More »

Source: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

Tags: Active Lifestyles, Badminton, Dance, News, Tennis, walking