MARK'S MARATHON MISSION

Fleetwood GP, Mark Spencer will be running the London Marathon on Sunday 23rd April to raise funds and awareness for the mental health charity MIND. Mark said, "Running a marathon at my age isn’t easy but nor is living with mental illness. It’s a dark, lonely, scary place. I hope my contribution can help towards this worth cause and thank everyone who is supporting me. You can sponsor Mark in aid of MIND using his Just Giving page here.

CLAIM YOUR FREE YMCA PASS

YMCA Fylde Coast is offering up to 60 young female residents from Fylde and Wyre an opportunity to focus on a new approach to fun and fitness. Following a successful bid to secure funding from Sport England, and with support from Lancashire Sport Partnership, young women in Fylde and Wyre can apply for a free two month pass to use in any of the 8 Fitness Studios, 5 Pools and over 200 classes per week in Fylde and Wyre. This unique offer forms part of 'This Girl Can', a national campaign developed by Sport England to get women and girls moving, regardless of shape, size and ability. Research from Sport England shows that millions of women and girls are afraid to exercise because of fear of j

A WALK ROUND WARREN WARD

Thank you to Lisa, Gill and Marvin from C2 Connecting Communities for their support yesterday as around 16 members of Healthier Fleetwood had a walk round Warren Ward. This was the first stage in an exercise to map the assets and opportunities in the ward for future projects, identified and driven by residents. John and his Mum at the Log Cabin welcomed us and let us use the Café for our Pre and Post Meeting. Steve Bird kindly took the lead and took us on a short tour of the ward explaining about the area, facilities like the Coast Guard Station, Sea Cadet Base, Boating Lake, Model Yacht Club, Churches, Schools, Pitch n Put etc. Rev. Virgil Tountas from St Pauls Church had joined us on our w

Healthier Fleetwood is a not-for-profit organisation supporting the physical and mental health of the Town's residents by connecting them to each other, services and voluntary groups in the community. As an individual's confidence grows they take more control of their own wellbeing and an active role in the decisions that affect them. We are independent of but work in close partnership with the many organisations supporting the community.

Contact us by email: listening@healthierfleetwood.co.uk

Answerphone: 07399 093835

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