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Lloyd Conaway takes on the Revolve24 cycle challenge this September

Lloyd Conaway takes on the Revolve24 cycle challenge this September

Posted: Thu, 29 Aug 2019 10:30

Lloyd Conaway - Director of team BEDS&LUTON is taking part in the Revolve24 cycle challenge on the 14th -15th September in aid of Cancer Research UK.

This is a 24 hour cycling endurance challenge hosted on the iconic motor circuit, Brands Hatch. Cyclist take part in a none stop race of either 24,12...

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Localgiving want to give YOU a Magic Little Grant!

Localgiving want to give YOU a Magic Little Grant!

Posted: Sat, 10 Aug 2019 12:07

We have been made aware through our relationship with Sported that Localgiving's Magic Little Grants are particularly interested in hearing from organisations working in the Borough.

Magic Little Grants are small one-off grants, that are available to local charities and community groups throughout Great...

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team BEDS&LUTON on inspire FM Radio

team BEDS&LUTON on inspire FM Radio

Posted: Thu, 01 Aug 2019 11:22

If you missed us on Inspire Radio please click on the link below to listen to Graham from team BEDS&LUTON talk about physical activity in Luton. He was joined by Dr Talib Abubacker a GP in Luton and Nadim from Man v Fat Football.

Please listen here:

https://share.transistor.fm/s/b5ef163d

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Bedfordshire and Luton Summer School Games: An inspiration to all

Bedfordshire and Luton Summer School Games: An inspiration to all

Posted: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 17:00

With a glorious sunny start to the day at the Bedford International Athletics Stadium around 1000 pupils from Primary and Secondary schools across the eight School Games Areas across the county competed to become Bedfordshire & Luton School Games County Champions.

The event is organised by team BEDS&LUTON...

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Improving the health and well-being of people with learning disabilities

Improving the health and well-being of people with learning disabilities

Posted: Sun, 16 Jun 2019 15:59

This week is Learning Disability Week (17 to 23 June) and the focus of the week is Sport & Inclusion – but did you know that people with disabilities are nearly twice as likely to be inactive?*

A survey of 18-35 year olds with learning difficulties by Mencap ** also revealed that:

49% would like...

Tags: case study, inclusive sport, learning disabilities, news, teamBEDS&LUTON

Landmark report reveals children’s activity levels for the first time

Landmark report reveals children’s activity levels for the first time

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:26


• Around 3 million children (43.3%) lead active lives, doing an average of 60 or more minutes of physical activity a day.
• Among active children, only the most active 1.2m (17.5% of total) are meeting the CMO guideline of 60+ minutes of activity a day, every day of the week.
• Just over...


Tags: Active Lives, Sport England, children, insight, news, teamBEDS&LUTON, young people

ALMOST 300,000 MORE PEOPLE ARE ACTIVE

ALMOST 300,000 MORE PEOPLE ARE ACTIVE

Posted: Fri, 12 Oct 2018 08:47

Results from the Active Lives Adult Survey May 17/18 shows inactivity rates are also beginning to improve

Almost 300,000 more people are doing 150 minutes of activity a week according to new figures released today from our Active Lives Adult Survey May 2017/18.

The report also shows that inactivity levels...

Tags: Sport England, active lives, teamBEDS&LUTON

Looking for bespoke training? Speak to team BEDS&LUTON

Looking for bespoke training? Speak to team BEDS&LUTON

Posted: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 11:34

Does your club or organisation have a requirement to provide qualified First Aiders or safeguarding certificates? If so, then team BEDS&LUTON can help you facilitate this.

We provide regular opportunities for individuals from clubs and charities to continually develop, but we can also offer bespoke...

Tags: Club Development, clubs, courses, development, first aid, news, safeguarding, teamBEDS&LUTON, training

Luton CAN Funding now open!

Luton CAN Funding now open!

Posted: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 09:21

Funding available to support organisations in Luton to get more people active

Are you involved with an organisation that is passionate about promoting activity in Luton? The Luton Community Activity Network (CAN) has funding available for community organisations to support new opportunities for people...

Tags: Clubs, Coaching, Community Funding, Funding, luton, teamBEDS&LUTON

Luton CAN Funding now open!

Luton CAN Funding now open!

Posted: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 09:21

Funding available to support organisations in Luton to get more people active

Are you involved with an organisation that is passionate about promoting activity in Luton? The Luton Community Activity Network (CAN) has funding available for community organisations to support new opportunities for people...

Tags: Clubs, Coaching, Community Funding, Funding, luton, teamBEDS&LUTON