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St James Bike Project
St James Bike Project

The Live and Move Local Active Lives survey shows us that whilst young people in Exeter (those aged 16-34) are now more active than they were...

Exeter Living Awards
Exeter Living Awards

We are extremely excited and very proud to announce that Live and Move have been shortlisted for an Exeter Living Award. We entered the Civic Award...

Stoke Hill AFC Girls’ Football
Stoke Hill AFC Girls’ Football

Girls’ football has been rising in popularity for years now and our recent success in the women’s world cup helped to motivate many new players to...

Green Circle Survey Results
Green Circle Survey Results

At the end of last year, we asked what residents thought of Exeter’s Green Circle - a 12-mile circular route around the edge of the city boundary....

Jayne and Jeanette
Jayne and Jeanette

There is no greater feeling than helping others, but when you’re new to a community (and that community is brand new too!), it can be difficult to...

Move More Cranbrook Community Grants
Move More Cranbrook Community Grants

It takes so many people and projects to make up a community, and in the East Devon town of Cranbrook Live and Move funds resident led projects that...

Pickleball in Exeter
Pickleball in Exeter

There’s a slim chance that you haven’t heard about the latest sport to sweep the nation, Pickleball. This brilliant, inclusive sport is a mix...

Cranbrook Christmas Cracker
Cranbrook Christmas Cracker

It’s not every Saturday morning that you see runners of all ages, dressed as Santa, running across Cranbrook Country Park. We recently had a great...

Ride On Cycling receives 6000th bike
Ride On Cycling receives 6000th bike

Exeter-based charity ‘Ride On Cycling for All’, is delighted to be gifted a Voodoo Mountain bike making it the 6000th bike donated since the charity...

Badminton tournament in Exeter
Badminton tournament in Exeter

Along with partners, Live and Move, the programme dedicated to help people in Exeter to be more active, is proud to support a two-day multicultural winter badminton tournament on 24-25 February 2024.

Cranbrook Christmas Cracker
Cranbrook Christmas Cracker

Cranbrook will look particularly festive next weekend, as a host of Santas take to the country park to participate in the town’s Christmas Cracker...

Park Yoga
Park Yoga

Live and Move wants to help people in Exeter and Cranbrook to be more active, and so an important part of this is to ensure that the activities that we support are the ones that people want to do!

Merrivale
Merrivale

Urban green spaces can offer a brilliant opportunity for local residents to be more active, so when the Wellbeing Exeter Community Physical Activity Organiser Felicity got in touch with Live and Move, it was one particular small green space that she had in mind – Merrivale Park.

Exeter Sportsfest
Exeter Sportsfest

Back in August, the Live and Move team supported some of our partner organisations in delivering the first ever Exeter Sportsfest event. Its aim was...

Exwick Youth Club
Exwick Youth Club

We often talk about what the role of Live and Move is in our communities of Exeter and Cranbrook, and we’re trying to focus on the ‘live’ bit just...

Seated exercise classes at Iveagh Court
Seated exercise classes at Iveagh Court

Getting older. We’re all doing it, and whilst you might think of pensioners as being in armchairs, or perhaps moving only with a walking frame,...

Local Active Lives survey – 2023
Local Active Lives survey – 2023

We are asking residents in Exeter and Cranbrook to spare about 10 minutes of their time to take part in a voluntary survey so that we can learn more...

Gabriel House
Gabriel House

Live and Move helps residents at Gabriel House to be more active, by setting up a weekly football club.

Nordic walking
Nordic walking

Live and Move is about supporting people to move more every day. And whether it’s something small like getting off the bus one stop earlier, or...

Sport England came to Exeter
Sport England came to Exeter

Live and Move are working towards Exeter and Cranbrook being places where everyone can be active, everyday.

The power of people
The power of people

Want to get moving but lack motivation? We asked local community physical activity coordinator, Ed, for his advice on how to take on the new year...

Find Your ‘Everyday Active’
Find Your ‘Everyday Active’

Live and Move's Purpose Moving more in our everyday life is one of the best medicines we have, for our bodies and our minds. Anything we can do to...

Alternative Black Friday
Alternative Black Friday

This part of the year is traditionally a time to think about our loved ones and gifting. Giving presents to those we care for is about showing them...

Moving indoors
Moving indoors

It’s safe to assume that we’re approaching the time of year where motivation levels tend to drop, and with the cold weather on its way it can be easy to go off the idea of being active.

October is Green Circle month
October is Green Circle month

Many Exonians use the Exeter Green Circle every day, whether they realise it or not. Whether it’s your scoot to school, your cycle to work, your...