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Open Consultation on Preserving the Free Use of Public Parks

Categories: Health & Wellbeing National Governing Bodies Sport Industry News

The Department for Communities and Local Government seeks responses to consultation on preserving the free use of public parks for running. The consultation is on proposals to legislate to put it beyond doubt that local authorities, including parish councils cannot charge parkrun or junior parkrun for the use of public parks. Parkrun is a free, […]

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What a Success! Sussex Boccia League Community Games

Categories: Disability Sport National Governing Bodies

The first Sussex Boccia League Community Games for adults with learning disabilities was held on Friday 3 February at the University of Chichester. 11 teams from across the county with over 50 participants took part in the games. The day included a friendly boccia competition and other fun activities for competition players and spectators. The aim of the […]

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Sport England Publish the First Active Lives Figures

Categories: National Governing Bodies Sport Industry News

Sport England releases the first set of figures from it’s Active Lives survey. We’re glad to see Active Lives up and running! This new large-scale survey aligns to the focus and priorities set out in both Towards an Active Nation and A Sporting Future, and is a new way of measuring sport and activity across England. Compared to its predecessor, the Active […]

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Sussex Boccia League Community Games – West Sussex

Categories: Disability Sport National Governing Bodies Uncategorized

Come along to the first Sussex Boccia League Community Games for adults with learning disabilities. The day will include a friendly boccia competition and other fun activities for competition players and spectators. The event is supported by the University of Chichester, Out There West Sussex and Boccia England. Teams wishing to enter the competetion must […]

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