Daily Archives: September 26, 2011

Health & Fitness in the news – 26/09/2011

1. A walk in the park
Dudley News

In the light of new, much more achievable Government guidelines for weekly physical exercise, Change4Life and fitness experts talk about how walking the kids to school and regular energetic housework could be enough to meet your recommended exercise quota and officially keep you healthy.

Dudley News

2New £16m Knowsley Leisure and Culture Park opens
BBC News

A new multi-million pound leisure centre has opened in Merseyside, which will also provide a new home for the region’s basketball team.

BBC News

Health & Lifestyle

1. Younger people twice as likely to call in sick
The Telegraph

Younger people are twice as likely to miss work through illness as their older colleagues, according to a new survey.

The Telegraph

2. Most people in the UK are killed by five diseases – here are some tips to avoid them
Mail on Sunday

We all have to go somehow. And last year 493,242 Britons died of various causes. The majority were due to heart disease and more than a quarter were as a result of various forms of cancer.

Mail on Sunday

Things to do in Scarborough for 1 week (26/09/2011)

Dates Events Venue Times Contact Details
Fri 1 Apr – 30 Oct Scalby Farmers Market Scalby Parish Hall 14:00 to 17:00 01723 583357
Mon 26 Sep Dear Uncle Stephen Joseph Theatre 19:30 01723 370541
Tue 27 Sep Neighbourhood Watch Stephen Joseph Theatre 19:30 01723 370541
Tue 27 Sep Take a Peek Woodend 14:00 15:00 01723 384511
Wed 28 Sep Neighbourhood Watch Stephen Joseph Theatre 19:30 01723 370541
Wed 28 Sep Sinbad’s Adventures Scarborough Art Gallery 10:30 to 11:00 01723 384511
Thu 29 Sep Dear Uncle Stephen Joseph Theatre 14:30 19:30 01723 370541
Thu 29 Sep Life Drawing Classes Woodend 18:30 to 20:30 01723 384511
Fri 30 Sep Dear Uncle Stephen Joseph Theatre 19:30 01723 370541
Fri 30 Sep Friday Coffee Mornings St Andrew’s Reformed Church 10:00 to 11:45 01723 369070
Fri 30 Sep St Mary’s Market St Mary’s Church – Burniston & Cloughton 10:30 to 13:00
Sat 1 Oct – Sun 4 Dec Landscape Revisited, Kane Cunningham & Joe Cornish Scarborough Art Gallery 10:00 to 17:00
Sat 1 Oct Neighbourhood Watch Stephen Joseph Theatre 14:30 19:30 01723 370541
Sat 1, Sun 2 Oct UK Pro Surf Tour North Bay Beach 10:00 to 17:00 01637 854854