Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 13:42
University of Nottingham researchers are looking for runners of all levels to take part in a study examining how their running habits have changed during the COVID-19 pandemic, and what impact running could potentially have on the virus itself. The research project is also being supported by parkrun....
Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 15:18
The government has published the 'COVID-19 Response - Spring 2021' setting out the roadmap out of the current lockdown for England. This explains how the restrictions included in this guidance will be lifted over time.
Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 16:41
OUR IMPACT IN 2020
It's been a hugely challenging time for the sport and physical activity sector across Luton and Bedfordshire as the country deals with the ongoing national and local tier restrictions.
Urgent call for Bedfordshire organisations to deliver online activity sessions for those worst hit by lockdown.
Posted: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 21:53
As the majority of sports and exercise activities have become impossible, the whole population has been affected, but not affected equally.
Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 16:08
WheelPower, the national charity for wheelchair sport, has release 10 new online workouts, aimed specifically at primary and secondary aged disabled children. These videos will assist parents and teachers with the provision of PE during Lockdown 3.0, and provide new and exciting opportunities for disabled...
Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 14:18
The government has announced a range of new restrictions designed to combat the steep rise in coronavirus (Covid-19) infections.
On Monday 4 January, the Prime Minister announced a new national lockdown to counter the steep rise in coronavirus (Covid-19) infections in England.
Posted: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 10:30
Bedfordshire and Luton will be placed in Tier Three COVID-19 restrictions from Saturday 19th December. The guidance for Sport and Physical Activity is provided below. It can also be accessed via the following link
Posted: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 11:12
Sport England has opened 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 leisure sector and prevent further closures of outsourced leisure trusts and operators. The fund...
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 10:50
An emergency funding package to protect the immediate future of grassroots and national youth organisations across the country has been announced by the Government.
Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 14:45
The government have today announced that all parts of Bedfordshire and Luton will go into Tier Two COVID-19 restrictions from the 2nd December.
This means the following for Sport and Physical Activity in our area:
Posted: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 10:08
Made By Sport have launched a #ClubsInCrisis competition, in order to raise awareness of the importance of local sports clubs and organisations, and provide a platform on which they can share their stories and experiences.
Why is the competition important?