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Greenwich Get Active News

Case Study: Chris Smith


When you’ve been on a journey towards a healthy life style for a while, it’s quite common to hit a plateau. Often the best way to deal with this is to mix things up, which is exactly what Chris Smith from Eltham did.

Posted on 14 Dec 2016

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Become and Active Volunteer for Greenwich Get Walking!


We are fast approaching the festive holiday season, when we will be welcoming friends, entertaining and celebrating with wonderful food…

Posted on 24 Nov 2016

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Hundreds attend Everybody Active


Hundreds of residents from around Royal Greenwich took the opportunity to try out some new physical activities at the Everybody Active inclusive event at the weekend.

Posted on 28 Sep 2016

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Football Fans in Training


For those who love football but find it difficult to get involved, Football Fans in Training - or FFIT - may be the perfect solution to getting active.

Posted on 25 Aug 2016

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Greenwich Get Walking Award Nomination!


We are delighted to announce Greenwich Get Walking has been nominated for a Guardian Public Service Award! Delivered by Charlton Athletic Community Trust as part of Greenwich Get Active, the accredited Walking for Health scheme has helped people become more active, after possibly having no experience with exercise at all in the past.

Posted on 09 Aug 2016

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Free lunch for the Summer


To help families in Greenwich over the school holidays, Charlton Athletic Community Trust’s health improvement strand is running free lunch clubs over the Summer break.

Posted on 03 Aug 2016

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Case study: Jane


Jo heard about GGA via a leaflet she spotted while out in Woolwich in January 2015. She was feeling depressed and wanted to get out of the house more, so she thought she’d give us a call.

Posted on 01 Aug 2016

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Keep Well, Keep Active


The British Lung Foundation is working with the Royal Borough of Greenwich Public Health team, Healthwise and the Pulmonary Rehabilitation team on a pilot project for people with mild (MRC 1-2) COPD and asthma. 

Posted on 07 Jul 2016

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Case study: Paul Day


Paul first spoke to a GGA advisor at an event at Charlton House two years ago. He weighed 20 stone and thought it was time he worked towards becoming healthier.

Posted on 24 Jun 2016

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Change 4 Life Roadshow returns to Greenwich


This summer, the Change4Life Summer Roadshow returns to Royal Greenwich to help families eat well and move more while having fun. 

Posted on 20 Jun 2016

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