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Local boy with Cerebral Palsy gets opportunity to play for England

An East Midlands football project is taking steps towards making regional players with Cerebral Palsy the next generation of England Paralympic footballers.

The Cerebral Palsy Centre of Excellence… 437 more words

Disability

FREEsport to help increase physical activity in the city

In a bid to get people fit in 2016, an eight week programme offering free sport has been set up for Nottingham city residents.

FREEsport allows participants aged 16 and over to attend sport sessions run by fully qualified coaches in a variety of sports. 342 more words

Disability

Olympic legacy? What legacy?

Supporters of big events like the world cup or the olympics try to justify the obscene amounts of public money spent by claiming that there will be… 302 more words

Health

Sport England Announces New £250 Million Strategy (UK)

Sport England has launched a new £250 million strategy for the next four years (2016-20).

As well as continuing to support people who already play sport, the new strategy will place much greater emphasis on groups who are typically much less active such as women, disabled people and those from lower-socio-economic backgrounds. 236 more words

Sports clubs advice evening

Voluntary Action Barnsley has been asked by Sport England to try and help local sports clubs in Barnsley with recruiting volunteers for their support roles, enabling them to run the various meetings, events etc. 230 more words

Barnsley