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

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

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 »

Give Sailing A Go In Yorkshire This May!

Give Sailing A Go In Yorkshire This May!

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 »

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English Federation of Disability Sport changes name to Activity Alliance

English Federation of Disability Sport changes name to Activity Alliance

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 »

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North Yorkshire County Council Community Awards 2018

North Yorkshire County Council Community Awards 2018

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 »

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School Games Inclusive Swimming Event

School Games Inclusive Swimming Event

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 »

Action Packed Day of School Games Events

Action Packed Day of School Games Events

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 »

North Riding County FA Launch the next wave of SSE Wildcats Sessions.

North Riding County FA Launch the next wave of SSE Wildcats Sessions.

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 08:55

Launched by the Football Association and SSE in 2017, SSE Wildcats is designed to inspire girls aged between 5-11years to be involved in the sport. SSE Wildcats Girls' Football Centres provide girls with... Read More »

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Aldi launches competition to highlight healthy eating education in schools

Aldi launches competition to highlight healthy eating education in schools

Sun, 01 Apr 2018 13:25

'Design a bag' competition follows research from Aldi that revealed children's eating habits

Children in primary schools are more likely to eat healthily compared to secondary school age pupils, according... Read More »

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Sign up for the Bud’s Run Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge and support local residents to raise £ for Parkinson’s UK

Sign up for the Bud’s Run Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge and support local residents to raise £ for Parkinson’s UK

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 10:57

Local residents Gavin and Becky Booth are looking for willing walkers to tackle the Bud's Run Yorkshire three peak challenge on Saturday 19 May, an endurance walk which will raise money for Parkinson's... Read More »

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School Games Cross Country Results 2018

School Games Cross Country Results 2018

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 20:20

Schools from all over North Yorkshire descended on Dalby Forest yesterday for the Level 3 School Games Cross Country Finals.

With the snow of the past week finally melting, it was a bright and dry day at... Read More »