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North Yorkshire Sport celebrates after receiving £100,000 from the National Lottery to help local older adults with a home exercise programme

North Yorkshire Sport celebrates after receiving £100,000 from the National Lottery to help local older adults with a home exercise programme

Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 16:01

North Yorkshire Sport is today celebrating after being awarded £100,000 in National Lottery funding to support its work with older adults. The organisation, based in Harrogate and covering the whole...

Humber, Coast and Vale and Care Partnership secures £500,000 investment

Humber, Coast and Vale and Care Partnership secures £500,000 investment

Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 11:42

The Humber, Coast and Vale Health and Care Partnership is one of just seven health and care partnerships in the country to secure £500,000 as part of a two-year national scheme aimed at helping the...

Nonagenarian Dick Stainsby's Poles Apart, Nordic Walking for the Red Cross Beirut Emergency Appeal

Nonagenarian Dick Stainsby's Poles Apart, Nordic Walking for the Red Cross Beirut Emergency Appeal

Posted: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 14:39

In his own words:

'Sometime ago I joined an Exercises Class called, 'Strong and Steady,' sponsored by North Yorkshire Sport, the aim is to encourage physical activity among elderly people, to reduce the...

£100m now available for local authorities with outsourced leisure provision

£100m now available for local authorities with outsourced leisure provision

Posted: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 16:15

Today, Sport England opens its National Leisure Recovery Fund to expressions of interest from eligible local authorities with outsourced leisure provision to assist the reopening and recovery of the public...

North Yorkshire Virtual School Games bring Success!

North Yorkshire Virtual School Games bring Success!

Posted: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 13:30

Throughout the winter school term, North Yorkshire Sport along with the School Games Organisers launched a number of exciting virtual School Games team challenges for schools to take part in. These consisted...

Sporting Memories News

Sporting Memories News

Posted: Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:26

Their annual conference Raising The Bar: Conversations on the Power of Sport will take place virtually on 3 December at 10am. They'll be delighted to welcome former Formula 1 ace Sir Jackie Stewart OBE,...

Sport England relaunch nationwide campaign to keep people active during new restrictions

Sport England relaunch nationwide campaign to keep people active during new restrictions

Posted: Fri, 13 Nov 2020 14:12

Sport England is bringing back the now award-winning national campaign 'Join the Movement' to inspire people to stay and get active during the new national restrictions.

Keeping fit and healthy, mentally...

#ClubsinCrisis provides local clubs the chance to win £5,000

#ClubsinCrisis provides local clubs the chance to win £5,000

Posted: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 11:06

As we are now in Lockdown across the UK, our sports clubs and communities will continue to be deeply affected by this crisis, which is impacting all of our lives.

This week Made by Sport is launching its...

Sport England Autumn and Winter Activity Toolkit

Sport England Autumn and Winter Activity Toolkit

Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 10:30

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...

FREE Funding when you shop online

FREE Funding when you shop online

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 14:32

Many of our clubs and organisations have been hard hit by lockdown with fundraising events and activities cancelled so we are launching a new opportunity to generate additional income for your club.

North...