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Activity habits in early weeks of lockdown revealed

Activity habits in early weeks of lockdown revealed

Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 11:43

Activity levels in England were on course to reach record highs before the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic hit, according to our latest Active Lives Adult Survey.

The findings, which we've published today, cover the 12 months from mid-May 2019 to mid-May 2020 and include the first seven weeks of lockdown...

Tags: ActiveLivesSurvey, coronavirus, covid19, news, sportengland

Return to Play Fund launched by Sport England

Return to Play Fund launched by Sport England

Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 15:00

The £16.5 million fund is split into three strands and brings our total support for the sport and physical activity sector to more than £220m.

The Return to Play Fund will support groups, clubs and organisations who've been impacted by restrictions brought in to tackle the disease, and is...

Tags: Funding, coronavirus, covid19, returntoplay., sportengland

Continued support for Crowdfunding campaigns offered by Sport England.

Continued support for Crowdfunding campaigns offered by Sport England.

Posted: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 14:08

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

Sport England Winter Tool Kit Launched.

Sport England Winter Tool Kit Launched.

Posted: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 13:31

Sport and physical activity deliver immediate mental health and social benefits, while having a long-term positive impact on our physical health. Getting active in the way that's right for us – and planning how we're going to keep going through the colder, darker months – will help us cope...

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid19, Sportengland

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

Sport England’s open call for innovative solutions

Sport England’s open call for innovative solutions

Posted: Thu, 11 Jun 2020 14:09

Sport England have launched an 'Open Call' to invite innovative solutions in response COVID-related challenges or barriers to people.

Innovation comes in all shapes and sizes. You might know someone who has a whole new product, a new way of delivering an existing product or a tiny change that has a big...

Tags: Funding, SportEngland, coronavirus, covid19, news

Generic Clubmark to stop

Generic Clubmark to stop

Posted: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 11:22

Over the past few months Sport England have been undertaking a review of the Clubmark scheme. As a result of this review, it was decided that Clubmark will cease on 30 November 2019. This has no impact on sport specific accreditations through national governing bodies. All clubs that have recently completed,...

Tags: News, Sportengland

SALTO Gymnastics Club makes £50,000 investment for new floor and apparatus

SALTO Gymnastics Club makes £50,000 investment for new floor and apparatus

Posted: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 10:33

SALTO Gymnastics Club, Luton, is celebrating 15 years since opening the SALTO Centre in 2004. To mark this anniversary, they are investing over £50,000 in a new sprung performance floor, a new tumble track and other key pieces of apparatus.

This investment has been made possible by securing a £15,000...

Tags: Community Asset Fund Programme, funding, gymnastics, luton, sportengland

NEW BLOG POST - Did you Miss our Sustainable Clubs Workshop this week? CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE PRESENTATION

NEW BLOG POST - Did you Miss our Sustainable Clubs Workshop this week? CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE PRESENTATION

Posted: Thu, 17 Nov 2016 09:30

We had a great turnout at our Children and Young Peoples Workshop on 15th Nov. Everything we delivered was based on extensive research carried out by Sport England into young people; Youth Personalities & Youth Insight and how to motivate and retain these personalities within your Bedfordshire Sports...

Tags: Club Development, Clubs, Luton Fitness, Sports Grants, marketing for your club, news, sportengland, teamBEDS&LUTON, youth insight, youth personalities