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Latest Government Guidelines for Sport and Physical Activity

Latest Government Guidelines for Sport and Physical Activity

Posted: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 09:24

Government Guidelines

Every part of England is now in one of three Covid-19 alert levels: Tier 1 (medium), Tier 2 (high) and Tier 3 (very high). There's a summary of what this means for sport and physical... Read More »

Tags: Sport England

Three charities working to bring North Yorkshire Together

Three charities working to bring North Yorkshire Together

Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 11:15

Rural Arts is very excited to launch a new project, North Yorkshire Together, to help communities across the county navigate the ongoing difficulties of the Coronavirus pandemic. Working alongside fellow... Read More »

Tags: Activity Packs, Rural Arts

Keeping Active during Autumn and Winter

Keeping Active during Autumn and Winter

Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 11:05

Sport England research has shown that coronavirus (Covid-19) has made it much harder for people to get active and we know the change of season will only make it more difficult.

To help inspire and motivate... Read More »

Tags: Autumn Winter Toolkit, Sport England

Two North Yorkshire Schools receive awards from former Yorkshire Olympic Swimmer

Two North Yorkshire Schools receive awards from former Yorkshire Olympic Swimmer

Posted: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 12:11

Reeth Community Primary School, Richmond and Selby Abbey Church of England Primary School, Selby have each celebrated winning at the Yorkshire PE Primary Premium Awards. The awards were handed out by Yorkshire... Read More »

Tags: PE Award, School Sport, Yorkshire PE

North Yorkshire Sport backs NSPCC campaign to make sports clubs safer for children

North Yorkshire Sport backs NSPCC campaign to make sports clubs safer for children

Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 13:57

North Yorkshire Sport has backed an NSPCC campaign to raise awareness of safeguarding standards in UK sports clubs and improve safety measures.

New research found less than four in ten parents* actively... Read More »

Tags: CPSU, NSPCC, Parents in Sport Week

ReTrain

ReTrain

Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 09:32

ReTrain is a £1.5m training initiative designed to retool the sport and physical activity workforce, funded by The National Lottery through Sport England.

With a recent CIMSPA survey indicating that... Read More »

Tags: CIMSPA, Training, Workforce

'Rule of six' applied to adult indoor team sports

'Rule of six' applied to adult indoor team sports

Posted: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 09:52

Following the Prime Minister's announcement of new rules for adults playing team sports indoors, Sport England has pulled together answers to some of the key questions around what is and isn't allowed.... Read More »

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid 19, Sport England

NEW ONLINE RESOURCES LAUNCHED TO BOOST CHILDREN’S PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN SCHOOLS

NEW ONLINE RESOURCES LAUNCHED TO BOOST CHILDREN’S PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN SCHOOLS

Posted: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 14:00

NEW ONLINE RESOURCES LAUNCHED TO BOOST CHILDREN'S PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN SCHOOLS

  • Free online resources launched for schools to mark National Fitness Day
  • Exclusive content to inspire children to get active... Read More »

Tags: Active Kids 4 All, Activity, education, physical activity, schools

Looking back together: When the Tour de France came to Yorkshire

Looking back together: When the Tour de France came to Yorkshire

Posted: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 10:25

Calling all Yorkshire Sporting Memories Clubs, volunteers, partners, members – and anyone interested in becoming a member!

Join the Sporting Memories Foundation online for a special look back at the... Read More »

Tags: Sporting Memories Foundation

Yorkshire Schools Celebrate PE Success with Virtual Awards Ceremony

Yorkshire Schools Celebrate PE Success with Virtual Awards Ceremony

Posted: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 12:00

The Yorkshire PE Awards are a celebration of best practice in relation to the PE and School Sport Premium spend and were developed by Active Humber, North Yorkshire Sport and the Yorkshire Sport Foundation... Read More »

Tags: PE Award, School Sport, Yorkshire PE