ECB's South Asian Cricket Action Plan revealed
ECB announced a wide-ranging Action Plan to transform the way it engages with South Asian communities and draw more players, fans and volunteers into every level of the game.
Lottery Windfall for Sports Projects
A total of 18 organisations that help people stay active will benefit from new National Lottery funding
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Record Number of Volunteers needed for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019
The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is presenting a record number of volunteers with the chance to be part of one of the biggest sporting events in the world after applications to be a World Cup Cricketeer...
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Dudley Granddad urges Black Country to Push the Boat Out
A Dudley grandad insists “There’s a whole new world to gain!” as a month of free RYA Push The Boat Out ‘try sailing’ events launches across the Black Country this week.
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OpenActive Accelerator Launched
Ten startups will spend the next six months developing new ways for people to get physically active
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English Federation of Disability Sport changes name to Activity Alliance
The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) is delighted to announce their new name. A first of many milestones in the charity’s 20th anniversary year, from Thursday 26 April 2018 EFDS will be...
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Get Ready for New Data Protection Laws
Sport England have launched a handy toolkit to help sports club get ready for the new General Data Protection Regulations. A free toolkit to help sports clubs and organisations become compliant with...
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Funding secured to encourage female students to get active
Female students are to benefit from extra sports activities after the University of Wolverhampton secured almost £7.5k for new initiatives.
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Join Games’ Gold Coast medallists – and try top sports – at Birmingham’s “Homecoming” event
Birmingham will host a spectacular open-air "Homecoming" celebration for Team England's stars of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Victoria Square, Birmingham on Saturday, April 21.
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University working with England Athletics marathon runners
England Athletics have teamed up with the University of Wolverhampton to offer the athletes on their marathon programme funded physiological testing.
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Disability and sport call for evidence
West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has issued a call for evidence about disability and sport – in a bid to get people moving more on a daily basis.
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School Games surpasses 1 million participation opportunities in 2017/18
The School Games are on track to set a new participation record after surpassing a total of one million opportunities to take part in inter-school competitions this year.
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Get Active Afloat in The Black Country as Push the Boat Out Returns in May
New research commissioned by boating’s national governing body, the RYA, shows that a quarter of people have never tried an outdoor pursuit, yet two in four want to be more active and nearly a third...
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All Stars Cricket returns for 2018
The ECB's programme to inspire the next generation of cricketers will run in over 2,000 clubs across England and Wales this summer.
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Women in Sport team up with British Weightlifting
Women in Sport and British Weight Lifting are joining forces to help increase the number of women using free weights in gyms.
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Championing Talent at Gold Coast 2018
Sport England investment is supporting talented athletes from communities across England to fulfil their potential
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