• Active Travel Month

    Active Travel Month

    Join us this month and cycle, walk or scoot your way to school and work to be a part of October's Active Travel Month!

    Why join...

    - Fun!
    - Is a great way to be active
    - Can benefit wellbeing and mental health
    - Cycling is a life skill
    - Will develop positive habits
    - Reduces traffic and congestion around school
    - Prepares you for the school day

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  • Dementia Friends Workshop

    Dementia Friends Workshop

    Would you be interested in bettering your knowledge and understanding of those living with dementia?

    A Dementia Friend is somebody that learns about dementia so they can help their community.

    Join our FREE upcoming online workshop to help your community and improve your general insight.

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  • Walking Groups

    Walking Groups

    Walking group returns!

    We are delighted to announce that our walking group will return from Tuesday 28th September, 10am, Brocks Hill.

    Active Oadby & Winston's walks are free, accessible for all and run by local volunteers. Currently, our weekly walk details are as follows:

    Tuesday 10am @ Brocks Hill visitor centre

    Our volunteers also assist with 1 to 1 walking support for those who are physically and mentally vulnerable and/or socially isolated. If you or someone you know might benefit from this programme, please email active.together@oadby-wigston.gov.uk for more information.

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  • Looking After Your Mental Health and Wellbeing

    Looking After Your Mental Health and Wellbeing

    Our mental health is as important as our physical health. Our Looking After Your Mental Health and Wellbeing section provide links to support services and advice to help you look after yours.

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About Active Oadby & Wigston

Welcome to the Active Oadby and Wigston Website. Our goal is to increase physical activity throughout the borough. Making people healthier and happier through positive action and self direction.

On our site we provide information on a wide variety of subjects, from national health information to local physical activity initiatives and clubs.


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Latest News

Catch up with the latest news in your area below, or visit our News page to find all things happening in your area.

Active Travel to Sports Clubs for COP26

Active Travel to Sports Clubs for COP26

Posted: Wed, 10 Nov 2021 11:00

Active Travel to Social for COP26

Active Travel to Social for COP26

Posted: Fri, 05 Nov 2021 10:00

Active Travel to the Shops for COP26

Active Travel to the Shops for COP26

Posted: Mon, 01 Nov 2021 09:30