Movember

November 2019 Movember is a campaign aimed at tackling prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health and suicide prevention in men. It helps to raise awareness of the importance of getting health checks and to get men talking about their mental health to reduce the stigma. Movember's aim 'BY 2030, WE AIM TO REDUCE THE NUMBER… Continue reading Movember

Sexual Health Week

16 - 22 September 2019 Brook believes that every young person should have equal access to quality relationships and sex education, sexual health services and wellbeing support. Brook Young People, 2019, www.brook.org.uk Talking about sex and sexual health can be difficult, and it can be even tougher to get the teenagers to listen without the… Continue reading Sexual Health Week

Men’s Health Week 2019

Men’s Health Week is an annual campaign and takes place from 10-16 June and is run by the Men’s Health Forum. Aimed at raising awareness of men's health, it's also a time to focus a bit extra on breaking the stigma around men, feelings and emotions. This year, the focus is on numbers, and especially the  seven numbers… Continue reading Men’s Health Week 2019

Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

Body image issues can affect all of us, disregarding gender or age. This year, the focus of the Mental Health Awareness Week (13 May - 19 May) is on just this - body image. We've put together a booklist of books, for all ages, to help get the conversation started about body image and to see… Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

New Year, New Hobby, Healthy Lifestyle!

A new year and a fresh start. The perfect excuse to give your patch or garden some extra or overdue attention? While providing a new hobby full of fulfilment, learning and physical exercise in the outdoors, as we shall see it will also produce fresh nutritious produce which we could all do with! Even if you're… Continue reading New Year, New Hobby, Healthy Lifestyle!

Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017

The Women’s Rugby World Cup is the premier international competition in rugby union for women. The tournament is organised by the sport's governing body, World Rugby. The championships are currently held every four years; the event was most recently held in France in August 2014. World Rugby has chosen to reset the tournament on a new four-year… Continue reading Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017