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September, 2020

Get ready for the Great British Week of Sport!

Get ready for the Great British Week of Sport!

Posted: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 17:00

The inaugural Great British Week of Sport kicks off tomorrow and it's the perfect time to celebrate the power sport and activity has on our mental, physical and social wellbeing. Read More »

Inspire others to be physically active by becoming a local Champion!

Inspire others to be physically active by becoming a local Champion!

Posted: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 14:41

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) are looking for local Champions (families and individuals) to be the face of our new movement, Active Together, by telling their story about how they have stayed active throughout lockdown (and beyond as restrictions ease), including what has motivated them, and how they have overcome any barriers that might have stopped them from being active. Read More »

COVID-19 Impact Surveys on the Sport & Physical Activity Workforce

COVID-19 Impact Surveys on the Sport & Physical Activity Workforce

Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 11:27

Sport England and CIMSPA are continuing to better understand how the sport and physical activity workforce is recovering from the economic impact resulting from COVID-19 and the associated imposed restrictions. Read More »

Coaching campaign asks the nation to ‘Support Your Coach’

Coaching campaign asks the nation to ‘Support Your Coach’

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 16:03

UK Coaching has confirmed that UK Coaching Week 2020 will take place from the 14-20 September. Read More »

Leicester Outdoor Pursuit Centre installs the first Seabin in our local area

Leicester Outdoor Pursuit Centre installs the first Seabin in our local area

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 14:45

Leicester Outdoor Pursuit Centre (LOPC) have installed a Seabin in the River Soar, Leicester. Read More »

Kickstart Scheme opens for employer applications

Posted: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 10:15

Applications have opened for employers to become part of the government's £2 billion Kickstart Scheme to create hundreds of thousands of new, fully subsidised jobs for young people across the country.

The 6-month placements are open to those aged 16-24... Read More »

Partners

  • Sport England
    Active Hinckley and Bosworth
    Leicestershire County Council
    Active Rutland
    Active Oadby and Wigston
  • Equality Standard
    Harborough LSA
    Melton LSA
    Charnwood LSA
    NWL LSA
  • Safeguarding
    Active Partnerships
    Active Leicester
    Blaby LSA

Partners

  • Melton LSA
    Sport England
  • Active Leicester
    Active Oadby and Wigston
  • Blaby LSA
    Equality Standard
  • Safeguarding
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Active Rutland
    Active Hinckley and Bosworth
  • Charnwood LSA
    Active Partnerships
  • NWL LSA
    Harborough LSA