Volunteer residents at a care home are taking part in a new University of Birmingham study aimed at assessing whether exercising while seated can improve the health and well-being of frail older adults.
Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:52
The study, called Keeping Active in Residential Elderly (KARE), is being conducted by the Physical Activity and Nutritional INfluences In ageing (PANINI) project research group at the University of Birmingham.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:31
A number of schools in Birmingham took part in the School Games Winter Festival of 2019 at the University of Birmingham.
In its eighth year, the Games took place on 4th April 2019 and saw children from... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 13:14
For the past 3 years Birmingham has been involved in a trinational sport exchange with Lyon and Frankfurt.
Sport Birmingham works in partnership with Office des Sports Lyon and Sportjugend Frankfurt. For... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 11:50
There is something for everyone as you and your family are invited to Push The Boat Out and try sailing or windsurfing for free across Birmingham and Solihull in May.
At least seven venues are hosting Push... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Mar 2019 11:37
A new health initiative targeting businesses in Birmingham, Coventry, Solihull and the Black Country is set to launch this summer. The 'Workplace Wellbeing Challenge' is a fun and inclusive opportunity... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:21