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Time for change: tackling Oxfordshire’s swimming inequality crisis together.

Posted: Tue, 19 Oct 2021 16:30

Time for change: tackling Oxfordshire’s swimming inequality crisis together.

Active Oxfordshire is working together with Oxford Hub and Black Swimming Association to screen the film "Blacks Can't Swim: the Sequel" and start a much-needed conversation about why so few black people swim and how we can break the generational cycle so that every adult and child in our county can swim and be safe near water. Read More »

Build Back Fairer: reflecting on our first event and looking forward to Building Pajoma on 21st October

Posted: Fri, 08 Oct 2021 10:23

Build Back Fairer: reflecting on our first event and looking forward to Building Pajoma on 21st October

Build Back Fairer: reflecting back on Building a Playful Oxfordshire, looking forward to Building Pajoma... Read More »

New partnership with physical activity & behaviour change specialists to increase physical activity in Oxfordshire

Posted: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 09:17

New partnership with physical activity & behaviour change specialists to increase physical activity in Oxfordshire

Active Oxfordshire is excited to be partnering with physical activity related behaviour change specialists, Move Consulting at a critical time in our county's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »

Move Together: why moving more can transform lives this winter

Posted: Fri, 24 Sep 2021 11:43

Move Together: why moving more can transform lives this winter

Active Oxfordshire's Richard Claydon on the Move Together pathway that's changing the lives of our most vulnerable residents Read More »

A story of partnership: Sovereign Housing and Active Oxfordshire

Posted: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 09:59

A story of partnership: Sovereign Housing and Active Oxfordshire

Jenny Bowley, Community Development Officer at Sovereign Housing, on working together with Active Oxfordshire to fight inactivity and tackle inequality through the Active Reach programme in Abingdon Read More »

We must Build Back Fairer, not Better: new series of events to address inequalities of access to public space

Posted: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 10:55

We must Build Back Fairer, not Better: new series of events to address inequalities of access to public space

Matt Roebuck, Healthy Place Shaping Partner at Active Oxfordshire on launching a new series of events to address inequalities of access to our parks, streets and facilities so that every adult and child in our county has an equal chance at an active life. Read More »

Active Ambassador Phoebe Gibbons: What the Tokyo Paralympics mean to me

Posted: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 15:43

Active Ambassador Phoebe Gibbons: What the Tokyo Paralympics mean to me

Active Ambassador Phoebe Gibbons: What the Tokyo Paralympics mean to me

We're pleased to share another... Read More »

Active Ambassador Nathan Tree: What the Tokyo Paralympics mean to me

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 12:03

Active Ambassador Nathan Tree: What the Tokyo Paralympics mean to me

We're delighted to share this fantastic blog from Active Ambassador Nathan Tree on what the Tokyo Paralympics mean to him and why the games are so vitally important. Read More »

Holiday Activity & Food Programme: what's been happening this summer?

Posted: Wed, 18 Aug 2021 11:02

Holiday Activity & Food Programme: what's been happening this summer?

It has been a heartening few weeks with Olympic success on our screens, the Paralympics about to start... Read More »

What can the Olympics 2020 teach us?

Posted: Mon, 09 Aug 2021 12:06

What can the Olympics 2020 teach us?

Paul Brivio reflects on the stand out moments from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and how we must keep momentum going so that every young person in our county has an equal chance to enjoy a sport they love, and be the best that they can be. Read More »

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