Meet Exeter Leisure’s Michelle Bristowe

Meet Exeter Leisure’s Michelle Bristowe

If you’ve ever attended a group exercise classes run at one of our city’s leisure centres, the chances are that you might have come across Michelle. Michelle works to encourage local people to get more active. Sounds very much like Live and Move!

The Bear Trail

The Bear Trail

If you’re a parent, you’re probably all-too familiar with how difficult it can be to encourage your children to get off their screens and go outside, alongside the worry that they’ll be safe when they do so. Ben Jordan was keen to enable families to make memories and...

Crunch Nutrition

Crunch Nutrition

If you’re somebody who has recently started to move about more, whether it’s walking the stairs at work instead of taking a lift, or embarking upon an impressive new gym regime, the chances are, you might be feeling a little bit hungrier than before. We caught up with...

Exeter Community Wellbeing – A Moment to Pause

Exeter Community Wellbeing – A Moment to Pause

We’re well into the festive season now and many of our partners and friends across the city are looking forward to a well-earned break in the coming week. It’s been an extraordinary year, 2020, and we’ve been witness to some truly exceptional – true – stories here at...

Silk and Steel

Silk and Steel

I was out walking the other morning, exercising the dog after the school run, and saw in the grass little clumps of dew-laden cobwebs. This wasn’t unusual, it’s one of those things we see underfoot all the time and sort of stop noticing. But this day I was in a...

Sharing our Stories

Sharing our Stories

“Why do we have to go for a walk again, Mummy?” my five-year-old son complained while I was digging out the cupboard under the stairs, in the vain hope that there were some wellies in there that both fit and didn’t let the muddy water in three minutes after getting...