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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 »

60 miles in July challenge - complete!

Posted: Thu, 05 Aug 2021 16:14

60 miles in July challenge - complete!

Active Oxfordshire's Healthy for Life pillar is set out to get Oxfordshire's residents living longer,... Read More »

From COVID to the Olympics: the things that inspire us

Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 09:22

From COVID to the Olympics: the things that inspire us

Thought leader John Oxley on why the Olympics gives us a unique opportunity to change the narrative about physical activity so that everyone has an equal chance at an active life. You can read the summary and access his full article here. Read More »

Supporting vulnerable children this summer: Holiday Activity Food Programme

Posted: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 09:25

Supporting vulnerable children this summer: Holiday Activity Food Programme

Josh Lenthall talks about how we're working with partners to reach thousands of vulnerable children across the county this summer through the Holiday Activity Food Programme Read More »

Ways to Wellness: Creating Opportunities

Posted: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 15:25

Ways to Wellness: Creating Opportunities

Anita Powell, Volunteering & Community Coordinator at Style Acre shares their success of refreshing... Read More »