Posted: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 13:17
Get Berkshire Active and Thames Valley Police and Crime Commissioner are excited to be hosting a second forum designed to bring together organisations from across Berkshire to hear more about some of the solutions from sport, physical activity, experiential learning to help tackle the underlying drivers of crime. With a particular focus on the application of psychology and appreciative inquiry techniques within these solutions. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 Nov 2019 09:02
Support your mental health this January by joining #REDJanuary challenge and doing something active every single day.
The RED community with its partner, the leading mental health charity, Mind, provide information, advice and support while campaigning for a better deal and respect for everyone experiencing a mental health problem. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 11:45
Tai Chi, Zumba Gold and beauty treatments were enjoyed by guests celebrating the International Day of Older Persons at Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, on 1 October. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 Nov 2019 09:43
In England, 63.2% of adults are achieving the recommended minimum 150 minutes of physical activity each week. In Berkshire we're doing even better with over 67% of us being active and this has increased from just over 64% in 2015-16.
Posted: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 09:55
The highest ever levels of activity have been recorded by the latest Active Lives Adult Survey, with 1 million more people physically active than when the survey began. http://ow.ly/iJV550wOlcz
Posted: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:15
GBA supports Disability Awareness Day in Reading Read More »
Posted: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:13
GBA delivered fun family experiences during the holidays! Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 16:24
Mums' Zone launches support and wellbeing groups for new mums in Slough and Wokingham in September 2019 Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Jul 2019 09:57
The Royal Borough's Sports Development Team and Magpies in the Community joined forces and delivered a project which focused on using physical activity to improve and raise awareness of mental health amongst our elderly population. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:43
'Children and Young People: Encouraging Active Lives'.
The network theme will be "How do we encourage more Young People in Berkshire to live active lives now and in the future" and will provide an opportunity to hear from experts in the field as well as national and local examples of good practice.
We are pleased to announce one of our guest speakers will be Matt Pearce, Head of Public Health & Wellbeing at West Berkshire Council, who will present a public health take on physical inactivity – "Move More and Sit Less". Read More »