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Over 3,000 young people come together “virtually” to compete in our first School Games Virtual Summer Championships!
Posted: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 09:30
We may be still physically distanced from each other but that didn't stop school children from across the county coming together, virtually, to take part in our first School Games Virtual Summer Championships. With over 3,000 young people putting forward their best score in a range of challenges, we had over 15,000 entries into the 4 sports categories.
Our week-long championships started on Monday 22nd June (the start of National School Sport Week) and ran throughout the week with young people able to take part in our challenges and upload their scores to represent their school. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 17:00
Rural Community Council (Leicestershire and Rutland) have made free resources available to provide guidance on the operation of community buildings, such as village halls and community centres, during Covid-19. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 16:55
Do you live in #Leicestershire, #Leicester or #Rutland? Then we'd love to hear your views!
With the nation becoming more active through encouragement from nation campaigns such as This Girl Can and We Are Undefeatable, we want to inspire our local residents to get and stay active through a local campaign.
Help us to shape our local Active Together campaign! Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 15:45
Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) are looking for local physical activity Champions (families and individuals) to be the face of our new movement, Active Together. Could you inspiration for others to become more active? Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 09:15
The Education Secretary has announced that schools in England will benefit from £320 million from the PE and Sport Premium during the academic year 2020-21.
The PE and Sport Premium is designed to help children get an active start in life, supporting... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 16:20
Stay connected with the latest 'Track and Trace' requirements for your organisation. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 16:16
The Digital Growth Programmeis delivering a range of webinars for businesses across Leicester and Leicestershire. Whether you are new to the digital landscape or want to keep-up-to-date with the latest digital marketing techniques, you can access a range of topics from website planning, ecommerce, social media, email marketing and automation. Read More »
New Government guidance on community activities, holiday and after-school clubs and out of school provision for over 5's
Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 11:00
Following the Prime Minister's confirmation that holiday clubs will now be allowed to reopen during the summer holidays, the Department for Education has published two pieces of guidance on GOV.UK about community activities, holiday and after-school clubs as well as other out-of-school provision for children over the age of 5. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 11:00
Following a recent £7m investment towards preparing the country's football pitches, a further £2.19m will be made available to help clubs return to football. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 10:00
Legal and health and safety experts led a webinar to focus on implementing Covid 19 measures in the workplace, specifically for the 'Sports Sector.' Local sport sector businesses also shared their experiences and how they are preparing for reopening. Read More »