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Active Lives Results, Cumbria on par with the rest of England

New data released by Sport England is showing that Cumbria is on par with the rest of England when it comes to adult participation rates in sport & physical activity. However the data reveals vast... Read More

New video to help healthcare professionals support disabled people to be active

Disabled people are currently the least active group in society, and twice as likely as non-disabled people to be physically inactive. Read More

The Results of Cumbria School Games Spring Events

Months of practise, determination and achievement culminated in three spectacular finals at the Cumbria School Games Spring Finals, held earlier this week in Penrith, with almost 700 children taking... Read More

Enjoyment is single biggest factor to motivation

New analysis uncovers five key findings about children and young people's motivations towards getting active Read More

Children across Cumbria are ready to compete in the Cumbria School Games Spring Finals

Almost 700 children and young people from across Cumbria will be descending upon Penrith Leisure Centre to compete in the 2019 Cumbria School Games. Children from schools from across the county will... Read More

Introducing Active Partnerships; the new name for County Sports Partnerships

Active Cumbria is now an Active Partnership. The new reference to ‘Active Partnership’ replaces the term County Sport Partnership or CSP, emphasising our focus on encouraging people to lead an... Read More

1500 Children to Wow at U Dance Festival

Over 1,500 young people from primary schools across Cumbria will be wowing audiences at The Carnegie Theatre next Monday & Tuesday and again on 21st & 22nd March at The Sands Centre as part... Read More

Very Good Quest Rating

We've been rated as 'Very Good' in the new Quest Assessment - Quest Plus for Active Communities. Quest is the National Benchmarking Service and provides part of the ‘performance management and... Read More

Inglewood Lace Up with Physical Activity

Inglewood Care Home are encouraging their residents to be #ForeverActive attending Wigton Bowls and undertaking physical activities with thanks to a grant from Lace Up. Read More

Gary's Journey to Invictus, Time to Talk

Today is #TimeToTalk day. Read about Gary's story, and the start of his journey to the Invictus Games 2020 Read More


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