FFIT spaces available 2014

The recent intake of 15 FFIT Participants have just completed this fantastic health programme. In the last two courses we have seen a combined weight loss of over 150 kilograms an absolutely amazing achievement. All the men involved have gone away being healthier, fitter and most importantly more aware of the pitfalls bad habits can have on all of us.

We are now recruiting for the next wave of men to improve their health on our FFIT

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Working with Hearts now recruiting 

‘Step onto the employment ladder with Hearts’

Big Hearts is ready to deliver a 7 week employment programme for young people aged 16-24. The programme includes an employment qualification, Early touches coaching qualification, volunteering opportunities and one week’s work placement. We are in partnership with Edinburgh College, the Prince trust and funded by Skills Development Scotland.

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Holiday Dates - Music


Jamie&Shoony to visit SPFL Music Box

Jamie&Shoony, formed after the first SPFL Music Box at HMFC, are coming back to visit!

The band has played over 100 gigs since they formed (including 25 during the Fringe in August) and this free event will give you the chance to hear about these gigs, the music industry… and also hear a couple of songs!

When? Monday 9th December (5pm - 6.30pm), The Music Suite.

To let us know you’re interested in coming, email: music@bighearts.org.uk


Windygoul Soccer Centre Kicks Off

Big Hearts is partnering with Active Schools East Lothian to lead a new and improved Soccer Centre at Windygoul primary School in Tranent.

The soccer centre, which accommodates 40 Windygoul children, has grown in popularity since it was started three years ago by Hearts community coach Alan White and a team of football dads all on a volunteer basis.

Sessions will cater for pupils in the P1-P4 age range with Alan and the team of coaches intending to deliver a home-practice programme for everyone that attends.

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