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North Yorkshire Sport To Showcase Their Work To Support Those With Dementia

North Yorkshire Sport To Showcase Their Work To Support Those With Dementia

Posted: Mon, 21 May 2018 13:00

To support Dementia Action Week, North Yorkshire Sport are showcasing their work to support those with dementia and their families access sport and physical activity through the creation of dementia friendly... Read More »

Tags: Disability, News, Swimming

Record Number of Volunteers Needed for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

Record Number of Volunteers Needed for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

Posted: Wed, 16 May 2018 11:41

The recruitment of 4,000 volunteers for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 England & Wales is now open to the public.

  • ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 are recruiting 4,000 volunteers, sign up here
  • Applications... Read More »

Tags: News, Volunteering

Canicross Round 2

Canicross Round 2

Posted: Mon, 14 May 2018 13:15

Over a hundred dog owners emerged on Dalby Forest yesterday, to take part in the Forest's second Canicross event. On what was a lovely and crisp spring morning, the event brought together all types of... Read More »

Tags: News

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) - Resources Available

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) - Resources Available

Posted: Tue, 01 May 2018 10:15

Sports and Recreation Alliance have developed a free toolkit to help sports clubs and organisations become compliant with the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR). The resources have been produced... Read More »

Tags: Clubs, GDPR

North Yorkshire County Council and North Yorkshire Sport launch 'Strong and Steady'

North Yorkshire County Council and North Yorkshire Sport launch 'Strong and Steady'

Posted: Tue, 01 May 2018 09:02

A project to encourage people to become more active to reduce the risk of falls has been given its official launch.

Thirty per cent of people aged over 65 and half of those over 80 are at risk of falling... Read More »

Tags: Fairfax, Harrogate, News, Strong and Steady

Give Sailing A Go In Yorkshire This May!

Give Sailing A Go In Yorkshire This May!

Posted: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 11:14

Sailing clubs across Yorkshire are inviting local people to join them on the water in May!

More than a dozen clubs in the region will be throwing open their doors and encouraging all-comers to try sailing... Read More »

Tags: News

English Federation of Disability Sport changes name to Activity Alliance

English Federation of Disability Sport changes name to Activity Alliance

Posted: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 10:15

The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) is delighted to announce our new name. A first of many milestones in the charity's 20th anniversary year, from Thursday 26 April 2018 EFDS will be operating... Read More »

Tags: News

North Yorkshire County Council Community Awards 2018

North Yorkshire County Council Community Awards 2018

Posted: Wed, 25 Apr 2018 10:59

The 2018 community awards are now open for nominations. The awards recognise and celebrate voluntary work by individuals and organisations countywide.

There are four categories:

· Best community project:... Read More »

Tags: Awards, News

School Games Inclusive Swimming Event

School Games Inclusive Swimming Event

Posted: Wed, 18 Apr 2018 18:02

An Inclusive Swimming event took place at York Sport Village today. The School Games event for primary school children in key stage 2 saw pupils from all North Yorkshire districts hit the pool for several... Read More »

Tags: Competition, Disability, Harrogate, News, School Games, School Sport, Schools, Swimming, York

Action Packed Day of School Games Events

Action Packed Day of School Games Events

Posted: Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:16

An action-packed day of sport took place at University of York today, with three exciting North Yorkshire School Games events bringing together hundreds of primary and secondary school children. The day... Read More »

Tags: Competition, Harrogate, News, School Games, School Sport, Schools, York