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Fundraising Rackets Event kick starts Access Sport Oxfordshire

Posted: Thu, 05 May 2022 10:30

Fundraising Rackets Event kick starts Access Sport Oxfordshire

On the 26th April at Radley College, Mark Beard, High Sheriff of Oxfordshire, held a team racket sports... Read More »

Creating Active Schools framework: A tool for bringing whole systems approaches to life

Posted: Wed, 27 Apr 2022 09:07

Creating Active Schools framework: A tool for bringing whole systems approaches to life

Josh Lenthall, Strategic Children & Young People Manager explains how the new Creating Active Schools... Read More »

Oxfordshire School Games: a new direction of travel

Posted: Thu, 31 Mar 2022 14:01

Oxfordshire School Games: a new direction of travel

Oxfordshire School Games: a new direction

As part of Sport England's Uniting the Movement strategy, there... Read More »

Sanctuary Wheels' first bike donation day shows overwhelming support

Posted: Fri, 04 Mar 2022 10:18

Sanctuary Wheels' first bike donation day shows overwhelming support

We are thrilled to be part of Sanctuary Wheels, a new project providing bikes for young unaccompanied refugees in Oxford City. Find out more about this wonderful project and the success of the first bike donation day. Read More »

Active Oxfordshire launches 2022 Healthy Active Children Conference

Posted: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 15:34

Active Oxfordshire launches 2022 Healthy Active Children Conference

As we launch our 2022 Healthy Active Children conference, it's clear that supporting Oxfordshire's youngest... Read More »

Life Chances is transforming the lives of Oxfordshire’s young people: David’s story

Posted: Wed, 03 Nov 2021 11:13

Life Chances is transforming the lives of Oxfordshire’s young people: David’s story

Active Oxfordshire is delighted to be working with Oxfordshire Youth and Oxford City Council on Life Chances, a programme that supports young people facing disadvantage to improve their lives through the power of physical activity. In this new blog, one of the coaches from the incredible The Project PT, tells us about the difference that their Life Chances funded project is making to young people's lives. This is David's story: Read More »

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 »

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 »

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 »