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Opening School Facilities Phase 2

Opening School Facilities Phase 2

Posted: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 09:52

Funding now available to help reenergise after-school sport provision.

Following the recent Sport England announcement that £10.1 million of Department for Education (DfE) funding will be invested... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Opening School Facilities, School Sport

Return to Play

Return to Play

Posted: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 13:44

As some indoor sport reopens this week, Sport England has prepared some advice and ideas based on the tracking and monitoring they've been doing with people around their attitudes, intentions and feelings... Read More »

Tags: Return to Play, Sport England

1.1 Million raised for good causes

1.1 Million raised for good causes

Posted: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 11:50

Fundraising has been hard this past year so it's great to see our clubs who use easyfundraising benefitting from a share of £1.1 Million in free donations.

If your club isn't using easyfundraising... Read More »

Tags: EasyFundraising

Food vouchers and activity packs to support families over Easter holiday

Food vouchers and activity packs to support families over Easter holiday

Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 16:11

Families on low incomes in North Yorkshire will receive support this Easter in the form of food vouchers and holiday activity packs for children.

The Covid Winter Grant Scheme will provide food voucher... Read More »

Tags: Activity Packs, HAF, NYCC

Getting Yorkshire and Humber active after Covid-19 - Policy Yorkshire

Getting Yorkshire and Humber active after Covid-19 - Policy Yorkshire

Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 16:19

YORKSHIRE'S think tank is today launching a call for evidence on how to support people to become more active and access sport across the region as part of its recovery from the pandemic.

Massive inequalities... Read More »

Tags: Covid-19, Policy Yorkshire

Help From Home - easyfundraising

Help From Home - easyfundraising

Posted: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:24

Keeping funds coming in for your club is hard during these unusual times so we wanted to remind you about our partner, easyfundraising.

easyfundraising is a free service that can be used to raise extra... Read More »

Tags: Clubs

Financial support for flood-damaged facilities

Financial support for flood-damaged facilities

Posted: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 10:14

The Sport England Return to Play Fund is now open to applications from local authorities, leisure operators and other not-for-profit organisations needing funding to repair flood damage.

Emergency flood... Read More »

Tags: Flood Relief, Funding, Sport England

More funding announced to help children return to sport & activity after school and during holidays

More funding announced to help children return to sport & activity after school and during holidays

Posted: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 11:55

The Department for Education are providing a £10m boost to help children get active

Sport England will Invest £10.1m from the government to help schools deliver extra -curricular activities... Read More »

Tags: Covid-19, Sport England

Call to prioritise disabled people in sport and leisure as new research reveals huge pandemic impact

Call to prioritise disabled people in sport and leisure as new research reveals huge pandemic impact

Posted: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 09:24

Activity Alliance is urging decision makers in sport and leisure to prioritise disabled people as they strive to recover from the pandemic. The leading voice for disabled people in sport and activity is... Read More »

Tags: Activity Alliance

£20,000 funding helps Richmondshire pupils develop skills, wellbeing and resilience with North Yorkshire Sport

£20,000 funding helps Richmondshire pupils develop skills, wellbeing and resilience with North Yorkshire Sport

Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 09:25

North Yorkshire Sport are delighted in being successful in receiving £20,000 to support the delivery of the Achieve programme which aims to support young people to develop resilience, physical and... Read More »

Tags: Achieve