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Couch to Fitness - New FREE programme for everyone

Couch to Fitness - New FREE programme for everyone

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 12:17

Couch to Fitness is a FREE nine week home exercise programme: https://www.ourparks.org.uk/couch-to-fitness

Funded by Sport England it targets those who are new or returning to exercise.

Each video class...

National Award for Yorkshire Dales Sailing Club Volunteer

National Award for Yorkshire Dales Sailing Club Volunteer

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 11:15

Volunteer Pam Cousen from Yorkshire Dales Sailing Club has been recognised for her dedication with an RYA Community Award for Outstanding Contribution, having been at the heart of the club's catering services...

Statement from Sport England on new national restrictions

Statement from Sport England on new national restrictions

Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 14:42

The government has announced new national restrictions to tackle coronavirus (Covid-19) that'll impact grassroots sport and physical activity.

The restrictions, that'll apply to all areas of England, come...

Bilton Health and Wellbeing Hub to benefit as a Co-op Local Community Fund

Bilton Health and Wellbeing Hub to benefit as a Co-op Local Community Fund

Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 12:03

Bilton Health and Wellbeing Hub in Harrogate has been chosen to benefit as a Co-op Local Community Fund.

At a time when funds for community groups and charitable organisations are becoming more difficult...

Restart of Strong and Steady Sessions

Restart of Strong and Steady Sessions

Posted: Fri, 23 Oct 2020 13:48

The Strong and Steady programme has been delivered within the county for the last 2 years and supported over 350 older people to improve their strength, balance and coordination. These group sessions have...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...