AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 A new partnership between Diabetes UK, the British Heart Foundation and Tesco aims to raise £30 million to fund initiatives that will help people better understand how to lead a healthy lifestyle.The partnership will run for three years. It is getting underway with Tesco stores around the UK offering free health checks for 40,000 individuals this January. This includes a blood pressure check, a cholesterol test, a Type 2 diabetes test and a BMI (weight) check and takes about 20 minutes.The campaign was launched with research by YouGov which found in a survey of 2,025 people that just 35% of respondents knew the average man needs to consume 2,500 calories a day to maintain a healthy weight; and 37% knew that 2,000 calories was the equivalent for women.Eleven per cent of respondents said that they did not do any exercise, and 49% said they did less than the recommended minimum of 150 minutes a week.The fundraising activity will include Tesco’s sponsorship during 2015 of Diabetes UK’s Swim22 and BHF’s Cycling Events.About the partnership[youtube height=”450″ width=”800″]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5d9U0rcqYcw[/youtube] Diabetes UK, British Heart Foundation and Tesco in three-year partnership 97 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 Tagged with: charity of the year corporate Howard Lake | 5 January 2015 | News Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.
Barcelona sports director, Eric Abidal, has upset Xavi over claims regarding the Al Sadd coach. Xaviled Al-Sadd to a victory and a narrow defeat at the Club World Cup in Doha in December Speaking with Sport this week, Abidal insists there was never an offer made to Xavi about replacing Ernesto Valverde over the New Year. Cadena Ser says Xavi is upset with Abidal’s comments, insisting Barca did he indeed make an offer – which he turned down. For the moment, however, he is keeping his own counsel on the issue.Advertisement Loading… Abidal said earlier this week: “We did not make an Xavi offer. If he has received an offer from us, just show it to me. I have never seen it. “We did talk. At the first meeting we had with him, Xavi listened. He had to present his ideas to us at the second meeting. Read Also:Xavi: why I turned down Barcelona “What has come out about those encounters in the media has more to do with politics than with sport. And I am not concerned with politics, I only talk about football. I am interested in the way a trainer works. But the things that came out were about completely different things.” FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Promoted ContentBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For Them10 Of The Most Successful Female Racers To Know About10 Phones That Can Work For Weeks Without RechargingThe Models Of Paintings Whom The Artists Were Madly In Love With9 Facts You Should Know Before Getting A Tattoo10 Risky Jobs Some Women Do8 Shows You Didn’t Want To Watch At The End7 Ways To Understand Your Girlfriend Better7 Universities In The World Where Education Costs Too MuchThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read More5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksHere Are The Top 10 Tiniest Mobile Phones On The Planet!