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Healthy snack leaflet winners

In February of 2019 we invited schools pupils to use their knowledge and creativity to design a sugar smart healthy snack.

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Curriculum for Life Launch

Manchester Healthy Schools attended the Skills for Life launch at the ETIHAD stadium. Skills for Life is a new City Council initiative developed from the Curriculum for Life pilot project which young people voted for in the annual Make your Mark campaign.

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BNF National Healthy Eating Week

National Healthy Eating Week will run on 10-14 June. Registering for Healthy Eating Week is free and will give you access to some exclusive free resources to help your school support, encourage and promote healthy eating and drinking, physical activity, and celebrate healthy living.

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Living Streets Walk to School Week

May 20-24th Living Streets are running their Walk to School week. The five-day challenge is designed to offer pupils a burst of walking activity. Its aims are to highlight the benefits of walking, with children arriving to school feeling refreshed and ready to learn, less congestion and cleaner air.

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Healthy Snack Recipe Competition

Have you a good idea for a healthy snack choice? Take part in our recipe competition and your idea could be published in a recipe book that will be shared with Manchester schools.

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Sustrans Big Pedal 25th March- 5th April

Big Pedal is the UK’s largest inter-school cycling, walking and scooting challenge. It inspires pupils, staff and parents to choose human power for their journey to school.

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MP visit 1st February 2019

Tom Watson, Deputy Leader of the Labour Party and Lucy Powell, MP Manchester Central, visited Claremont Primary school, Manchester to celebrate Healthy lifestyles.

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Free 24/7 Helpline for Teachers

Stressed or anxious and working in education? There's always someone to turn to with Education Support's free confidential helpline...

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Another fantastic student network meeting!

This month, the second Voicebox of the academic year took place. The focus was on two international campaigns; World AIDS Day (1st December) and Human Rights Day (10th December).

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