Active Parks have teamed up with Reward Your World so that you can now earn BetterPoints™ for getting active in Birmingham’s parks. From simply visiting the park, to walking the dog, taking a Tai Chi class or volunteering to help a Friends of Parks group, there are lots of ways to
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After hearing positive things about Be active, BBC health correspondent Nick Triggle visited Birmingham.
The team running Birmingham’s hugely successful Be active sports scheme has identified a new secret weapon.
Be active – the award winning leisure scheme for the city of Birmingham – has been granted the ‘Inspire Mark’ – the badge of the London 2012 Inspire programme. The London 2012 Inspire programme recognises innovative and exceptional projects that are directly inspired by the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
A groundbreaking Birmingham City Council backed project is tackling the Midlands obesity problem head on. And, as figures released today by the Association of Public Health Observatories reveal the West Midlands has the highest percentage of obese adults in the UK, the team behind Be Active insist they are starting