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Major New Investment in Cricket Facilities for Luton

Major New Investment in Cricket Facilities for Luton

Posted: Fri, 19 Jun 2020 14:25

Whilst there has been very little activity during this period of lockdown we are delighted to see that the cricketing infrastructure in Luton has been further enhanced during this period through the installation of 7 non turf pitches (NTP's) at various locations across the town together with Caddington...

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Victims of Storm Ciara helped by emergency flood relief fund

Victims of Storm Ciara helped by emergency flood relief fund

Posted: Thu, 13 Feb 2020 13:45

Grants of National Lottery funding up to £5,000 could help repair damage to pitches and facilities.

Sport England have released emergency funding of up to £5,000 per organisation to help repair damage to sports pitches and facilities caused by Storm Ciara. Please share with any local providers...

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Community Asset Fund news.

Community Asset Fund news.

Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:36

Today is the start of #villagehallsweek
Did you know that Sport England and Central Bedfordshire council have Community Asset Funds dedicated to enhancing the spaces in your local community that give people the opportunity to be active.

This handy video tells you everything you need to know before you...

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This Girl Can campaign returns with new TV advert

This Girl Can campaign returns with new TV advert

Posted: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 10:00

The film shows the raw, unfiltered reality of women exercising in whatever way that works for them.

This Girl Can is back with a brand-new TV advert to inspire more women and girls to take part in sport and physical activity.

The advert, which will premiere nationally this Friday, shows the raw unfiltered...

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Calling all Sports Clubs and Community Groups supporting sport and physical activity in Central Bedfordshire

Calling all Sports Clubs and Community Groups supporting sport and physical activity in Central Bedfordshire

Posted: Thu, 02 Jan 2020 14:01

Central Bedfordshire Council have recently launched a new scheme encouraging local groups to apply for grants of up to £25K. The Community Assets grant scheme aims to help local voluntary and community organisations make projects a reality by offering matched funding grants to enable them to invest...

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Would you like to become a Tennis Activator in Luton, Bedford or Central Bedfordshire??

Would you like to become a Tennis Activator in Luton, Bedford or Central Bedfordshire??

Posted: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 11:42

Tennis can help build confidence and develop skills, both on the court and off.

The LTA Serves programme aims to transform the lives of disadvantaged people by giving them the opportunity to play tennis. They take tennis into places it's never been before, equipping local people trusted and rooted in...

Tags: Coach Development, Community Funding

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...

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Planning for Growth: Central Bedfordshire and the Facilities Planning Model

Planning for Growth: Central Bedfordshire and the Facilities Planning Model

Posted: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 10:43

Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC) used Sport England's Facilities Planning Model (FPM) in 2018 to help plan for new swimming pool and sports hall provision to meet the needs from planned population growth.

The Facilities Planning Model

The FPM is a spatial modelling tool that can help to assess the strategic...

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Luton & Bedfordshire Community Awards 2019

Luton & Bedfordshire Community Awards 2019

Posted: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 17:00

The Luton Sports Network were delighted to co-sponsor the award for Sporting Achievement at the recent Luton & Bedfordshire Community Awards. Haleema Ali, Graham Simpson and Dale Skeath represented the network at the event.

There were three very worthy finalists for the award. These were as follows:...

Tags: Community Funding, News, awards

Do you have an idea for a heritage project? Do you want to bring our rich history to life?

Do you have an idea for a heritage project? Do you want to bring our rich history to life?

Posted: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 11:01

Do you want to bring your heritage to life? Do you have an idea for a heritage project and need funding?

The National Lottery Heritage Fund will be in Luton on Wednesday 9th October 2019

Book a 30 minute face-to-face session with Dawn Bainbridge, Engagement Manager, to talk about your ideas.

Appointments...

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Funding Community Sport Conference

Funding Community Sport Conference

Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 14:24

The Sports Marketing Network delivered a conference on the area of 'Funding Community Sport' at the University of Hertfordshire on 4th September. The content was interesting, informative and varied.

We have provided a copy of the presentation slides from the day.

If you would like to know more please contact...

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