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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...

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...

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...

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.

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...

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...

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.

Run Talk Run
Run Talk Run

When you’re feeling low, exercise might be the last thing on your mind. But getting your body moving can do wonders for your mind and can help you...

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...

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...

Exeter’s Green Circle
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...

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...

ISCA Apollo
ISCA Apollo

As you know, at Live and Move we are huge fans of anything that gets the people of Exeter and Cranbrook moving more and feeling good. But some...

PHAT Health: Plus-size Fitness in Exeter
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...

Welcome!
Welcome!

Welcome to Live and Move! We figured that the first blog on our shiny new website (let us know what you think of it?) should be an introduction....

Suzie’s Lockdown Story
Suzie’s Lockdown Story

Our journey… "After being locked down and working from home from March and the children being home I realised that after some weeks we weren’t...