Move more; Get active in your community

Physical activity in your community  

Bradford District has lots of community based exercise programmes that can help you to keep healthy.

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Dance for Life
Dance for Life is a Bradford based project that offers classes, workshops, after school clubs, performance opportunities, a dance company and dance training schemes across the Bradford district in many different styles of dance. More infomration can be found here:

BEEP (Bradford Encouraging Exercise in People)
BEEP is an exercise referral programme aimed at people 16 years and over who:

  • do very little or no physical activity
  • have a long term medical or mental health condition and would benefit from exercise
  • and/or a BMI of 25 or above
  • are at risk of developing cardiovascular disease

The BEEP programme encourages and supports individuals to become more active, more often with a 52 week follow-up support service.

You can ask your local GP practice or health professional to refer you. More details can be found here:

NHS Champions Show The Way
Champions Show the Way is a volunteer led community health service which provides free, or low cost physical and sociable activities across Bradford district. You can refer yourself or your GP/other health professional can refer on your behalf. You can find more information here:

Walking  for Health
Walking for health offers free, short walks every week. Find your nearest health walk scheme here:

Greenline Miles
Greenline Mile are mile long circular routes aimed at encouraging more people to walk, jog or run around the city. More information and routes can be found here:

Bradford City Runs
Bradford City Runs is an annual festival of running which includes various distances you can sign up for them here:

Bradford Park Runs
Parkruns are free, weekly, community events held in parks across the district each weekend. Find your local one here:

Active Bradford
​​​​​​​Active Bradford is a partnership of organisations delivering opportunities to get active across the district, you can find activities here:


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