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Luton Sports Network launch COVID 19 Pandemic Support Grant

Luton Sports Network launch COVID 19 Pandemic Support Grant

Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 09:01

The Sport and Physical Activity Covid-19 Support Fund aims to deliver immediate funding to those organisations that need it most. It's specifically targeted at organisations delivering in the sport and physical activity sector, who have a role in supporting Luton residents to be active as we come out...

Tags: LSN, Luton, coronavirus, covid19, returntoplay, sportengland

team BEDS&LUTON – Supporting community sports clubs across Bedfordshire

team BEDS&LUTON – Supporting community sports clubs across Bedfordshire

Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 09:17

The COVID-19 pandemic has and continues to provide a wide range of challenges for the sport and physical activity sector. Our small team at team BEDS&LUTON have been committed to supporting this community throughout this period.

We were delighted to see Sport England's prompt and appropriate response...

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid19, Returntoplay, Sportengland

Government guidelines - COVID-19 - Return to play update

Government guidelines - COVID-19 - Return to play update

Posted: Thu, 10 Sep 2020 10:51

While social gatherings of more than six people will be banned in England from 14 September, the government's confirmed that organised sports and activities that have been through return to play protocols can continue, as can organised outdoor sports and physical activity events such as parkrun, which...

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid19, Returntoplay, Sportengland

Get up to £10,000 to keep your community physically active

Get up to £10,000 to keep your community physically active

Posted: Thu, 27 Aug 2020 14:02

Crowdfunder and Sport England have teamed up to make £1 million of match funding available to help the sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing coronavirus crisis. They have also created a series of quick and easy courses to help to get the maximum help in your crowdfunding campaign....

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid19, Crowdfunder, Fundraising, Sportengland

Let’s deliver an inclusive return to play!

Let’s deliver an inclusive return to play!

Posted: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 10:03

As more opportunities to be active resume, new guidance will help providers to enable welcoming, and more accessible environments. Activity Alliance has published Reopening Activity: An inclusive response, in consultation with partners across sport, leisure and disability equality. The national charity...

Tags: News, coronavirus, covid19, disability, inclusive, nolimits, weareundefeatable

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

Reopening Pack published by Luton Borough Council

Reopening Pack published by Luton Borough Council

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 14:46

An information pack has been produced by Luton Borough Council for the benefit and attention of all Luton based workplaces and facilities. Its primary aim is to help you think about some of the things that will need to change in order for your workplace, service or facility to be open and operating safely...

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid19, News

COVID-19 funding over £10,000 – including Coronavirus Community Support Fund

COVID-19 funding over £10,000 – including Coronavirus Community Support Fund

Posted: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 22:17

The Community Fund has recently been updated to share £200m to support organisations to continue to deliver services to people and communities affected by COVID-19.

The fund will prioritise:

• Organisations supporting people and communities who experience disproportionate challenge and difficulty...

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid19, Funding, News

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