Leicester Community Links Walk
Leicester Community Links is a not-for-profit organisation based in Belgrave. Community Links focus on promoting wellbeing, in particular increasing physical activity and creating greater awareness around mental health. The walk starts at Community Links’ Holden Street Allotment, a community project to learn how gardening can help your wellbeing. The walk takes you on an exploration of the River Soar, passing the National Space Centre which houses the UK’s largest domed planetarium and Abbey Pumping Station Museum, displaying Leicester’s industrial, technological and scientific heritage.
If you are interested in finding out more about the projects Leicester Community Links deliver, including Community Links’ Holden Street Allotment, please visit www.leicestercommunitylinks.co.uk. Alternatively, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Go on this walk using the Go Jauntly app.
Alternatively, download the PDF map for offline walking Community Links Walk (PDF, 432 KB).
– Be aware that surfaces may be uneven, please keep aware of the terrain below your feet
– Surfaces may change due to weather so make sure to bring along appropriate footwear and anything further you may need to enjoy your walk
– Be aware of surrounding traffic
– Remember to observe the guidance on social distancing
– Pavements and paths are used and enjoyed in different ways, please be considerate to other users
Methodical footsteps on a pavement and a profound sense of progress. Walking as an activity really lends itself to music, and so for #WalkLeicesterFest we are trying to build the Ultimate Playlist of walking songs on Spotify! Put your best walking songs in the comments👇🎶
This week we are supporting Mental Health Awareness Week, for more info visit crowd.in/P1jaDz Research shows the positive link that being physically active can have on your mental health, can you travel actively to/from school to build active minutes into your day?
If you're thinking of going for a walk this Saturday, that's about 50% of the battle. Now for the other 50%! Lace up your shoes and have a look at choosehowyoumove.co.uk/walkleicester/ - check out some of our guided walks available to you this Saturday🚶 #WalkLeicesterFest
💡Did you know that short walks every day have the potential to increase productivity by up to 30%? #FunFactFriday On your next short #walk, you can earn FREE points and prizes with the @Betterpoints app and DOUBLE points in May! 🚶♀️🚶♂️ More information: bit.ly/33tgWG8
Walking noun “to move along by putting one foot in front of the other, allowing each foot to touch the ground before lifting the next” - Cambridge English Dictionary Sounds great, but we know walking means much more! What does it mean to you? Let us know👇 #WalkLeicesterFest