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Luton CLLD (Community Led Local Development) Small Grants Programme now open

Luton CLLD (Community Led Local Development) Small Grants Programme now open

Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 17:21

Due to the outbreak of COVID 19 Luton Borough Council were forced to cancel the CLLD earlier in the year.

They have now updated their guidance for the relaunch of this programme. Please note the deadline for submission of applications is 11.55pm Sunday 1st November 2020.

  • All applicants previously applied...

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid19, Funding, Luton

Near Neighbours Small Grants programme 2020 is available for Luton groups/organisations

Near Neighbours Small Grants programme 2020 is available for Luton groups/organisations

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 13:57

NEAR NEIGHBOURS SMALL GRANTS

Near Neighbours brings people together from communities that are religiously and ethnically diverse, so that they can get to know each other better, build relationships of trust and collaborate together on initiatives that improve the local community they live in.

They have...

Tags: Funding, Grants, Luton, News

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

Calling all creatives!

Calling all creatives!

Posted: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 17:00

Luton Council has partnered with Active Luton and Team Beds and Luton to launch a competition to design a logo to promote our new campaign - #HealthyLuton.

We are looking for a small logo to represent what being healthy in Luton looks like to you, which will be shared on the webpage, and on posters in...

Tags: Luton, competition, healthyluton, schools

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

Have You Got a Job that A Volunteer Group can do for your Organisation?

Have You Got a Job that A Volunteer Group can do for your Organisation?

Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 13:16

Following another successful year in 2019 engaging with Corporate (Business) Volunteers giving back to the community Luton Council's corporate volunteering team are again developing an opportunity wish list from the voluntary and community groups in Luton.

Corporate Volunteering' is when local businesses...

Tags: News, luton, volunteering

Luton Sports Awards Consultation

Luton Sports Awards Consultation

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:16

The Luton Sports Awards have always been an important part of celebrating sporting success in Luton, but also the fantastic contribution of volunteers and the impact community clubs have on local people. The Luton Sports Network has been representing sport in Luton for over 30 years, as well as organise...

Tags: Clubs, Community Development, Luton, Sports Awards

Luton Sports Network star Elliot Browne wins GOLD and SILVER medals at the World tumbling Championships in Tokyo.

Luton Sports Network star Elliot Browne wins GOLD and SILVER medals at the World tumbling Championships in Tokyo.

Posted: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 13:28

Congratulations to Elliott Browne for winning a silver medal at the World trampoline, tumbling and double-mini trampoline Championships in Tokyo and GOLD with his tumbling teammates.

Originally from Luton and a former member of Salto Gymnastics Club, Elliot was supported in 2018 by the Luton Sports Network's...

Tags: Community Funding, Luton, News

A FREE training opportunity for staff and organisations on leading a healthier lifestyle.

A FREE training opportunity for staff and organisations on leading a healthier lifestyle.

Posted: Mon, 24 Jun 2019 17:24

Please take advantage of A FREE training opportunity for staff and organisations in Luton to better equip staff to have conversations with each other about leading a healthier lifestyle by Total Wellbeing.

MECC helps us to make the most of the everyday interactions we have with other people both professionally...

Tags: Luton, News, Training

Luton Badminton star Nadeem Dalvi inspires others to go for Gold thanks to the Luton Sports Network.

Luton Badminton star Nadeem Dalvi inspires others to go for Gold thanks to the Luton Sports Network.

Posted: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 16:09

Budding young badminton players had the opportunity to train with Nadeem Dalvi, currently ranked number 2 in his age group (U16) in England.

Nadeem- who has previously won Luton Sports Network's Young Sportsman of the Year and Luton Sports Personality of the Year - came back to his old Badminton club...

Tags: Badminton, News, luton