Active Devon

New Appointment to the Active Devon Board

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We are delighted to announce the appointment of Claire Gibson to our Board, bringing expertise in energy, climate change and the environment.
Members of the North Devon Down's Syndrome Group out canoeing on the estuary with instructors on a lovely sunny day. There are a mix of eleven males and females on the canoe, and they are laughing and enjoying themselves whilst water is splashing up over them. In the background is the estuary bank with boats moored and trees in the distance.Photo Credit: The North Devon Down's Syndrome Group

Active Devon Shares Annual Impact Report

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We are delighted to share our latest annual Impact Report for 2022 – 2023, which showcases the impact made against our strategic priorities.
Photo Credit: Sport England

New Pilot NETBALLHer Delivers Female Health Awareness Through Physical Activity

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Secondary schools can take part in this new pilot co-designed by England Netball and Swansea University in collaboration with Active Devon.
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Announcing the Winners of Our Active Devon Volunteer Awards for 2023

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Our judging panel met at the end of September, and we are pleased to announce the winners of our Active Devon Volunteer Awards for 2023!
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Shortlist Announced for Active Devon’s Volunteer Awards 2023

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The shortlist of nominees for the Active Devon Volunteer Awards 2023 has now been selected and we are excited to announce who they are.
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Recruiting Board Members and Chair for the Active Devon Board

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We're looking for exceptional people to join our Board and provide the strategic direction, oversight and passion to deliver our ambition.
Matt Evans, Active Devon's CEO with Jim Nye, former Chair of the Active Devon Board. They are stood near the Active Devon offices at Haven Banks. It's a lovely sunny day and behind them is Exeter canal with boats in the background.

Changes on the Active Devon Board as Jim Nye Retires

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The Active Devon Board and staff say a fond farewell to the Chair, Jim Nye, who stepped down from the Board after nine years of involvement.
A family out cycling along a countryside path on a sunny day, with grass either side of the path and trees in the distance. The dad is cycling a trailer bike with two small girls sat on a back. The mum is also riding a trailer bike with a young boy sat on the back. Both trailer bikes are also carrying items for the day out.

Join the Active Devon Summer Challenge to Move More this August

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During August friends and family including adults and children can get into a summer routine of being active daily with this summer challenge.
Two children diving into the Moretonhampstead outdoor pool on a sunny day.Photo Credit: Mortonhampstead Outdoor Swimming Pool

Take a Dip and Support Your Local Community Outdoor Pools This Summer

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Outdoor pools across Devon are encouraging local communities to use their wonderful swimming facilities, helping them to stay afloat.
Photo Credit: British Blind Sport

Activity Alliance Releases Annual Disability and Activity Survey

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The 2022-2023 Survey shows a growing need to reduce disabled people's cost of living and loneliness to improve activity levels.