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Suffering with Joint Pain?


Have you had Hip, Knee or Back pain for more than 3 months? Are you older than 45? If the answer is yes to both you may have Osteoarthritis! 

Posted on 12 Jun 2017

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National Walking Month comes to an End


You may have been aware that May was National Walking Month, aiming to inspire people to sit less and walk more throughout the whole of May. 

Posted on 08 Jun 2017

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Walk this way with Charlton Rugby Club


Charlton Rugby Club are offering those aged 50+ a chance to get into playing rugby themselves...

Posted on 07 Jun 2017

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Nordic Walking Case Study


Marllene has attended the Charlton Park Nordic Walk session since day 1 and is still attending today!

Posted on 22 May 2017

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From Slow Walker to Walk Leader


School crossing patrol officer, Jean, was made aware of the Macmillan coffee morning hosted by Greenwich Get Walking at the end of September last year. Along with a few of her managers, who were already walk leaders, Jean attended the coffee morning and from there was inspired to get walking herself.

Posted on 17 May 2017

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There's No Stopping Mark!


 Mark, an MP for Moving On at the Greenwich Learning Disability Peoples Parliament, is also a trained walk leader for Greenwich Get Walking and overcoming his many health conditions that would prevent many from exercising, but not Mark.

Posted on 10 May 2017

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Chris Smith steps into National Walking Month!


This week for National Walking Month, we're revisiting a previous case study

Posted on 03 May 2017

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National Walking Month Returns!


How quickly the year has gone that National Walking Month starts in a week!   Run by Living Streets every year, National Walking Month aims to get people out and about, feeling fitter, brighter, connected and feeling the burn, throughout the whole of May.

Posted on 24 Apr 2017

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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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