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Funding Awarded To Bexhill College To Get Students Active

Categories: Education Funding

Bexhill College has been given £136,000 in funding from Sport England to reduce the number of students who are completing less than thirty minutes of activity each week. Sport England’s new Strategy ‘Towards an Active Nation’ puts tackling inactivity at the heart of what they do. As part of this initiative Sport England is investing […]

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Increased Funding to Tackle Inactivity

Categories: Funding Sport Industry News

We know that people in lower socio-economic groups are twice as likely to be inactive – that means they do less than 30 minutes of physical activity a week. Just 17% of people in the highest socio-economic groups are inactive, compared to almost 40% in the lowest group. That’s why Sport England will be launching […]

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Wave Donates £3,000 in Grants to Local Community Projects

Categories: Funding Leisure Trusts

Wave Leisure Trust Limited (Wave) the not-for-profit Trust and Social Enterprise which promotes health, wellbeing and active lifestyles across East Sussex, has completed its tenth year of grant funding to community projects. In 2017, Wave’s Community Fund was set at £3,000 and invited local individuals and community organisations to apply for a grant of up […]

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Sainsbury’s Inclusive Community Training Awareness Week

Categories: Disability Sport Funding Sport Industry News

Communities Reaping Benefits of Active Lives Over three years, more than 7,000 people have benefitted from Sainsbury’s Inclusive Community Training. As a result, tens of thousands of disabled people are leading a more active lifestyle. The programme is reaching its final six months of this funding cycle and the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) […]

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