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Fit Fans at Exeter City Community Trust

Fit Fans at Exeter City Community Trust

Lots of plans aimed at helping us all to lead healthier lives come with a hefty price tag. Many are aimed at women. And often, the time commitments that you’d need to give, make such a programme unsustainable from the start.  So, what if we told you that there is such...

Bridge Arts Project

Bridge Arts Project

As we all know, it’s all very well being told how to be more active, but it’s not always that easy. We need to feel inspired to do so, and what better way to do that than by roping in the talents of school children to create beautiful art for us to look at every day!...

Nordic Walking

Nordic Walking

Walking. For most of us, it’s something we do every day without even thinking about it. But the Exeter Nordic Walking Group takes it a little further, organising group walks across the Greater Exeter area. So what exactly is Nordic Walking? We caught up with Sue...

12 moves in 12 months – ISCA bowls

12 moves in 12 months – ISCA bowls

Cllr Duncan Wood is taking part in a new activity each month in 2022, as part of his ’12 moves in 12 months’ project. And March is all about the bowls! According to Cllr Wood, bowls is a perfect activity to get some exercise, make friends and enjoy a relaxing...

Active Job Vacancies in Exeter

Active Job Vacancies in Exeter

Are you looking for a new role in Exeter and Cranbrook that will allow you to get more active in the community? Here are two great opportunities currently available: Community Connector (Cranbrook) - Youth Genesis Trust Ltd Community Physical Activity Organiser...

Creating Tomorrow, Together

Exeter’s Green Circle

As you will know by now, we love talking about the Green Circle.  This circular 12-mile route is right on the doorstep for most Exeter residents, is totally free, and consists of some pretty stunning countryside. And whilst some people will love the challenge of...

PHAT Health: Plus-size Fitness in Exeter

Exercise is for everyone, but some people face more barriers than others when it comes to getting active. Enter Jess Crew from PHAT, whose mission to offer specialist plus-size fitness classes in Exeter is proving popular. Through her own personal experience, she knew...

Cllr Duncan Wood’s 12 Moves in 12 Months: Yoga

Exeter City Councillor Duncan Wood has committed to his year-long 12 Moves in 12 Months challenge to get more active by attending his first ever yoga session in Pinhoe this week.  Duncan attended the first of his weekly sessions run by Kate Furler at the Pinhoe...

12 Moves in 12 Months Challenge

Cllr Duncan Wood embarks upon a 12 month challenge to try out 12 new activities across Exeter…

Road Safety Week 2021

This time of year can be a bit rubbish. It’s dark, cold and the temptation to snuggle down on the sofa is greater than ever – the prospect of getting out on your bike might seem like a step too far! Here at Live and Move, we’d love everybody to be able to make ‘active...

Gary Head – Three marathons in three days

If the autumnal days and nights are putting you off the prospect of heading out for your regular jog, spare a thought for this keen runner who has just completed three marathons in three days. After losing his friend Johnno to suicide in 2018 and spending a lifetime...

Khaled’s story

Growing up in Syria, the chances to get outside and participate in exercise were very limited for Khaled Wakkaa, so when he fled the country as a refugee and moved to Exeter in 2017 it’s fair to say that exercise wasn’t high on his list of priorities. But that all...

Working out, up, and down during lockdown

This week’s #ShareYourMoves blog is by Lalande Virk, a student at Exeter College. Lalande tells us about how difficult it was to form consistent active habits during the pandemic, and some of the realisations she had on the way.

Local Store Cutting Congestion

The Pennsylvania community has come together to create Sylvania Community Stores, a space for people to meet, shop and join in with activities and events…

Exeter Sound Walks

Our #ShareYourMoves story this week is about Exeter Sounds Walks, from local musician Emma Welton…

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