Funding and Insight for Sport and Physical Activity

At Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport, we can provide advice and support for you and your club/group/organisation to identify the most applicable source of funding and support you with the application process.

There are a number of sources of funding for clubs/groups, facilities, talented individuals and coaches to apply for.

Our Insight Hub has been developed to make insight easily accessible and usable for partner organisations. Providing a platform to make it easier to find the information you need to create change in your local area.

Please take a look around our Funding & Insight section below.

Funding News

Community Leisure Recovery Fund: Apply for up to £50,000 for community leisure facilities

Community Leisure Recovery Fund: Apply for up to £50,000 for community leisure facilities

Posted: 6 days ago

Sport England have announced a £5m Community Leisure Recovery Fund (CLRF) to help community-run leisure centres and facilities...

Severn Trent 'Trust The Big Difference Scheme'

Severn Trent 'Trust The Big Difference Scheme'

Posted: 16th Feb, 2021

The Big Difference Scheme can help customers who are in receipt of a low income and struggling to pay their water charges

For more information please contact:

Annette Kendrick

Annette Kendrick

Sports Development Officer (Funding & Clubs)

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

I am currently remote working, so please contact me via email/mobile phone (where provided).

I am currently working a range of different hours to undertake home-schooling.

Please note that my working days are Monday-Friday (reduced hours).

01509 564858


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