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Luton Restrictions update

Luton Restrictions update

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 15:55

As you will all be aware, today Luton will be removed as an area of intervention in the fight against Covid-19. This means that the restrictions on leisure centres and gyms reopening has been lifted. As part of the control measures that we put in place, the number of tests available was more than doubled....

Tags: Bedfordshire, COVID-19, Luton, Physicalactivity, Sport, Updatedrestrictions, clubsupport

Increased measures in Luton to prevent the spread of COVID-19- Recreational Cricket

Increased measures in Luton to prevent the spread of COVID-19- Recreational Cricket

Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 13:11

Update regarding increased measures in Luton

On Friday 24th July Cricket East released a statement on the news that the Borough of Luton was returning to Step 3 of the ECB's Roadmap for Recreational Cricket. This decision was made following increased measures introduced by Luton Borough Council to reduce...

Tags: Bedfordshire, COVID-19, Clubsupport, Luton, News, RecreationalCricket, SportandPhysicalActivity, staysafe

Luton Local Lockdown- Sport and Physical Activity News

Luton Local Lockdown- Sport and Physical Activity News

Posted: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 12:44

Luton Local Lockdown from 24 July 2020 will impact on indoor and outdoor sport and physical activity

Following an increase in coronavirus cases in Luton, senior leaders and public health figures from the council have met with central government officials and agreed that gyms, pools, and other leisure...

Tags: COVID-19, Coronavirusupdate, Luton, clubsupport, coronavirus, news, sportandphysicalactivity, staysafe

Lockdown Easing Guidelines

Lockdown Easing Guidelines

Posted: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 22:05

When it is safe to do so, clubs will be able to reopen their doors to members and resume activity within their facility.

In preparation for this time, there are some considerations to be made and additional health and safety checks to be completed to make sure that your club is safe and ready to minimise...

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Gettingactive, News

TAKE PART IN COVID-19 RESEARCH

TAKE PART IN COVID-19 RESEARCH

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 16:17

TAKE PART IN COVID-19 RESEARCH

University College London is running a study into the psychological and social effects of Covid-19 in the UK.

The results are being used to understand the effects of the virus and social distancing measures on mental health and loneliness in the UK and to inform government...

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#ThisIsPE – Supporting parents to teach PE at home

#ThisIsPE – Supporting parents to teach PE at home

Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 11:02

If you're looking for ways to educate and entertain the kids during lockdown, we've got something for you!

Yorkshire Sport Foundation have brought together teachers from across the country to provide activities and games you can replicate at home, using things you can find around the house. They have...

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Gettingactive, News

Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 08:19

During this very difficult time for everyone, Bedford Sports Development Unit would like to support those in the leisure and fitness industry to develop their Mental Health Awareness skills and prepare for when they are able to get back to coaching or volunteering face to face, or to have more tools...

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10 UK Coaching Subscriber Resources Now Free Until 3 May

10 UK Coaching Subscriber Resources Now Free Until 3 May

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 08:15

UK Coaching have unlocked 10 of their most valuable subscriber templates, guides, webinars and videos.

These will remain freely available until 3 May

You will need to register for an account and / or login to access these. You will be prompted to do this when you click on the resources.

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