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19th Aug 2016 CHANGE MAKERS EVENT - 12th September 2016, University of Derby

Community Sports Trust and Derbyshire County Council invite you to join friends and colleagues from across the Health, Leisure, Sport and Community Development networks in Derbyshire to plan for...

Jo at Sport Relief mile 15th Mar 2016 Volunteer at a sport event – be a hero

Our PR manager Jo Gunston takes you behind the scenes of what it’s like to volunteer at a sport event. Four years ago she was a marshal at the Sport Relief Mile in London – she loved being...

cst-jd 8th Mar 2016 How jogging saved my life, reveals one @JogDerbyshire participant #IWD

For more stories and case studies follow us on Facebook and Twitter. If you want to follow Tanya’s lead and get jogging head to the Jog Derbyshire website.  

clare-balding 8th Mar 2016 Inspiring sportswomen quotes for #InternationalWomensDay #IWD

  “Whatever you choose, however many roads you travel, I hope that you choose not to be a lady. I hope you will find some way to break the rules and make a little trouble out there. And I...

01 Amy Taylor IWD VG 8th Mar 2016 7 reasons our projects help women keep active #IWD2016

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fit4life-bbc-radio-nottingham 3rd Mar 2016 Radio times: behind the scenes with Fit 4 Life on their first broadcast

Loving this sneaky peak behind the scenes as Guru Louise makes her debut on BBC Radio Nottingham, accompanied by Guru Nic. The Type 2 Diabetes-focused project Fit 4 Life were invited on the...

helen-bend-it-370x275 2nd Mar 2016 Bend it like Helen: the only female footballer in the village

Helen Watts loved football as a kid but became discouraged because “girls didn’t play football then”. Now, thanks to Village Games, she’s living out her football fantasy Thanks to...

borrowash-group-photo-ft 1st Mar 2016 The Borrowashers discuss their life-changing project

“When we started it was all about the FitBit; 10 weeks into the pilot project and it’s not about the FitBit any more, it’s about the friends that I’ve made.”  

dawn-blog-post-ft-image 3rd Feb 2016 Our new activity tracker project has been eye opening says Dawn Shillingford

“It’s really emotional to see people who didn’t think they could exercise actually now exercising,” says the Physical Inactivity Officer for Erewash.   What is the Activity Club...

fitbit-laughing-ft 3rd Feb 2016 Club Active has changed our community, say Derbyshire residents

“I’ve been living in this village for 30 years and I didn’t know anyone until I joined this club. Now I walk past not the hairdressers, but it’s Lisa’s hairdresser.” So what is the...

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