Active News News Archive

  • Walking for Health Event

    Active Newcastle is organising a walking event – in the aptly named suburb of Walker – to launch our Walking for Health scheme.

  • Walking for Health coming to Newcastle

    Walking for Health is a national scheme to get more people walking. Active Newcastle are setting up the scheme in Newcastle and have already began to train volunteer leaders, set up new routes and are planning a launch event in the very near future.

  • Walking for Health launch – Musical Stairs

    A musical staircase will be set up in the City Library on March 24th and will be used to help promote the launch of our Walking for Health programme, a national scheme to get more people walking.

  • This Girl Can UV 5K walk/run

    This Girl Can is a celebration of active women who are doing their thing no matter how well they do it, how they look or even how red their face gets!

  • Newcastle prepares to shout from the roof tops…This Girl Can!

    Last year, research by Sport England uncovered that 7.21 million women in England were enjoying regular physical exercise. These numbers were greatly swelled by the staggering increase of a quarter of a million people thanks to the successful nationwide campaign, “This Girl Can”.

Active Health

  • Why Weight

    Why Weight is a 10 week group based weight management programme.

  • LiveWell

    LiveWell is an exercise referral programme that is funded by the NHS.

  • On the Go

    On the Go is a healthy lifestyle programme for 5 – 16 year olds (and their families) who are too heavy for their height. (Higher than normal BMI).