Livewell team

The Livewell team is taking on the MOVEmber challenge this year to raise awareness and get people talking about men’s health. 

We're challenging clients, colleagues and Derby people to walk or run 60km during the month of November, as an individual or as a team effort, to raise awareness of the 60 men we lose to suicide every 60 minutes across the world. 

Smiley advisor, Andy is passionate about sport and loves experiencing new holiday destinations.  Find out more about our sunniest team member…..


I have a degree in Sport and Exercise Science and Level 3 qualifications in Personal Training and GP Referral.  After completing my studies, I worked for Derby City Council as a fitness instructor before joining the Livewell team in 2014.

Smiley animal lover, Gemma is passionate about wellbeing, banishing meat and dairy from her diet.  As a Livewell advisor, Gemma is keen to demonstrate the benefits of healthy eating and keeping active to support clients to hit their targets.


I have worked in a variety of roles within the health and fitness industry mainly specialising in working with women and adults referred by their GP. I have lots of experience in helping a wide variety of people who all have their own individual needs and goals. 

Livewell’s volunteer programme has been recognised as a leading local example during National Volunteer Week.  

The Livewell team along with their clients and volunteers are delighted to be shortlisted for five categories in the Towards an Active Derbyshire Awards 2019.  The ceremony will take place on Wednesday 6 March at the SportsDirect offices in Shirebook.  Organised by Active Derbyshire, this is the first ever awards to celebrate the clubs, facilities, volu

The latest recruit to the Livewell team is happy go lucky advisor, Charlotte - a keen runner who has lifeguarded for some of the world’s most celebrated Olympians!


Whilst completing my degree in Health & Exercise Science, I volunteered on a healthy lifestyle project with a local authority.  After University, I worked on a range of health and wellbeing initiatives, encouraging people to have a healthier lifestyle involving families, other health professional, schools and adults.

Explore a new world on an advenurous led walk for the whole family on Saturday 30 June at 10.30am in Darley Park and the surrounding area.

The walk, which lasts around two hours, has been organised by Livewell in partnership with the Friends of Darley Open Spaces and Darley Park and offers fun activities and interesting facts.

Children can hunt for colourful stone bees and become Nature Dectectives, discovering Darley Park's very own Bughingham Palace and getting a certificate and goodie bag for their efforts.   

Livewell clients set to make a real difference for Derby people.

Kickboxer Kerry’s power defies her size – read more about the Livewell advisor who loves helping people to transform their lives.

I have been in the fitness industry for 10 years from leading classes, instructing in gyms to being a personal trainer, I have loved every minute of helping people change their lives through fitness.

Me in 3 words: Little but loud!

Favourite meal: Thai green curry

New year is a key time for people to re-evaluate their lifestyle and make changes and Livewell's new Now You Can campaign aims to empower people to do just that! 

We're really proud to have supported over 9000 people in Derby to lose weight, stop smoking and improve their health. And this month we've already welcomed around 150 new starters.