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New DfE guidance on doubling Primary Premium funding

Categories: Active Sussex News Education Funding

Over the summer the Department of Education (DfE) confirmed that the Primary PE & Sport Premium funding will double for 2017-18. This will allow all schools to deliver further improvements to their PE & Sport provision. Last week new guidance and grant conditions were released. This extra funding is a fantastic opportunity for schools to give […]

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Brighton’s Katie Parker up for UK Coaching’s Talent Development Coach of the Year Award

Categories: Active Sussex News Coach & Volunteering

Katie Parker, Performance Sport and Fitness Officer at University of Brighton, has been nominated for the title ‘Talent Development Coach of the Year’ in the UK Coaching awards 2017. Katie’s area of work is Strength and Conditioning. She works with a range of athletes from regional, through to elite and professional – enabling them to reach their goals. […]

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Sussex Sports Awards 2017 Finalists Announced

Categories: Active Sussex Events Active Sussex News

After a week reviewing hundreds of nominations, the Sussex Sports Awards judges have announced their shortlisted finalists for the 2017 awards. The winners will be announced on Friday 17 November at The Grand Hotel, Brighton. Congratulations to all of the finalists. Witness BTN Community Impact Award Crawley Old Girls (COGS) Beat the Street (East Sussex […]

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Sport England release fresh Insight into Volunteering Habits

Categories: Active Sussex News Sport Industry News

Sport England has today published the latest data from the Active Lives Survey, providing a comprehensive picture of volunteering in sport and activity for the first time. 7 million people (14.9% of the population) in England have volunteered at least twice in the last year to support sport and physical activity. However, one of the […]

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