• Group of older adults during a walk

    Active Ageing in Rochdale

    The Active Ageing project in Rochdale has successfully brought people together in becoming active and socially engaged thanks to funding from Sport England and GreaterSport.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Greater Manchester Moving logo

    Greater Manchester Walking

    In May we will be running the 2019 Greater Manchester Walking Festival! Our wish is to showcase and publicise all the great walking opportunities and groups there are in Greater Manchester and to encourage people to walk more and more often.

    By Caz Whittle,
  • Trafford Council doing their Daily Mile

    Greater Manchester gets moving as 100,000 children run The Daily Mile™

    ​Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, joined the founder of The Daily Mile, Elaine Wyllie, in celebrating approximately 100,000 kids of Greater Manchester getting moving, marking the city-region’s profound commitment to becoming the world’s first Daily Mile city-region.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Cycling is the healthiest way to get around cities

    Cycling has been found to bring both the best physical and mental health benefits in a study carried out in seven European cities

    By GreaterSport ,
  • First projects to kick-start Greater Manchester’s cycling and walking network announced

    The first 15 projects that will form part of Greater Manchester’s cycling and walking network have been put forward for funding

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Chris Boardman

    ​Greater Manchester announces plans for ‘Beelines’ – the UK’s largest cycling and walking network

    Chris Boardman, Greater Manchester’s Cycling and Walking Commissioner, has unveiled an innovative new plan to create a city-region-wide cycling and walking network made up of more than 1,000 miles of routes.

    By GreaterSport ,