#ShareYourMoves

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

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,...

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 in Mind
Sport in Mind

Watching someone close to us struggling with their mental health, is something that sadly many of us can relate to.

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...

Fancy wild swimming this year?
Fancy wild swimming this year?

The thought of plunging into icy temperatures is not everyone’s cup of tea. But whatever your thoughts, cold water swimming is popular at the moment...

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.

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...

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...

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...

Cranbrook United Youth Football Club
Cranbrook United Youth Football Club

If you look closely, there are heaps of people in our communities who help to inspire us all to lead more active lives. And if you’re lucky enough...

Khaled’s story
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...

Working out, up, and down during lockdown
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.