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Keeping active - #Livewell - Case Study – ‘Just Play’ football

Published on Wednesday, 13th June 2018

Keeping active is vital for our physical and mental wellbeing. You can see all the Livewell activities and events available in the Maldon District at

Fancy a kick about on Monday night? ‘The FA's Just Play scheme’ is a football club with a difference, you turn up and "Just Play", its recreational fun at its best - it’s about turning up for an hour of exercise and fun.

Over 30 young people and adults regularly attend the free community initiative run by Maldon District Council's Football Development Officer Simon Walker and Community Protection Officer Jim Brunt.

The FA approved sessions are held at the Upper Plume’s artificial pitch on Mondays from 5pm-6pm. Players should wear trainers and must be 16 years or over, boys and girls are welcome.Just Play Football