Colchester Borough Council: Activities and Events

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Leisure World Promotion Get one month FREE and no joining fee on Lifestyles membership at Leisure World Colchester in September. Fitness memberships start at £34.99 a month. We have an impressive gym, Functional Training Area, 90+ group fitness classes from BODYCOMBAT to Yoga and Spinning to swimming. Have fun in our Fitness and Leisure Pools […]

Colchester Borough Council: E-newsletter August 2018

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#ColchesterForFree This summer Visit Colchester is helping visitors and locals find lots of amazing things to see and do in Colchester for FREE! The summer holidays can be an expensive time of year for families but not everything has to break the bank or costs lots of money. Simply head to www.visitcolchester.com/colchesterforfree to discover a […]

Chelmsford City Sports: Sporting Fun This Summer

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Get In! to our kids activities this summer From Spy School and Scuba Diving to Trampolining and Archery, there’s something for kids of all ages at our leisure centres! Find Out More Free Play in the Park We’ll be bringing our free activities to a park near you this summer! With 20 locations and over […]

Holidays with a Disability – My Experience

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The Bay of Naples from our Hotel by CC Cachia It has been a long winter for everyone this year. For some of us, it has seemed even longer. If, like me, you live with a lung condition, you will have been advised to stay indoors throughout the colder days. Then, when the sun finally […]

Get festival ready with ‘Festival Spirit’

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Summer is just around the corner and many flock to festivals each year. Festival Spirit exists to help people with life-limiting illness or disability to enjoy their festival experience. Festival Spirit started in 2010 with their first festival being ‘Womad.’ The charity hopes to use festivals as a way of changing people’s lives positively. Music […]

Window Blind Automation

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Sometimes just being able to open the blinds and let the light in can change the atmosphere of the room. Being able to control light and heat is a basic need that has remarkable results in changing the feeling within a room. If a person cannot reach or operate window blinds, having a simple solution […]

Charity Aims to Help People With Learning Difficulties Through Sport

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A charity has highlighted the reduced life expectancy of people with learning difficulties and called for action through sport to help improve their health and fitness. Special Olympics Great Britain organises year-round sport for people with learning, or intellectual, disabilities. The charity believes that encouraging them to engage in sport can not only help to […]

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Family Holiday Association – Holiday Grant

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The Family Holiday Association (FHA) has announced that its funding programme open for applications. Through its funding programme families on a low income, that have not been on holiday for the past four years and have at least one child between three and 18 years of age can obtain financial support for a break during […]

PARC’s Charity Football Match

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PARC’s Charity Football Match Come along to PARC’s Charity Football Match on Sunday 17th July 2016. Are you disappointed with England’s recent performance in the Euro 2016? Do you think you could do much better? Then why not sign up and play in PARC’s Charity Football Match . It takes place on Sunday 17th July! […]