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New funding for innovative projects to build stronger communities

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A new £7 million fund to support trailblazing approaches to building more integrated communities in England was launched today (9 July 2018) by Secretary of State for Communities Rt. Hon James Brokenshire MP. The Integrated Communities Innovation Fund will help drive forward the proposals to tackle the key causes of poor integration set out in […]

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Richmond Group of Health Charities partner with Sport England

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Sport England have launched their partnership with some of the leading health and social care charities in the country to form a unique collaboration to help people with long-term health conditions get active. They have awarded £1.3 million of National Lottery funding to projects to be delivered by Age UK, Alzheimer’s Society, Breast Cancer Now, […]

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10 startups selected by Sport England and the ODI for new OpenActive Accelerator

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People across the UK will soon be able to access sport and physical activity from their fingertips with the selection of 10 new startups that will join the OpenActive Accelerator, a ground-breaking new programme launching today from Sport England and the Open Data Institute (ODI). With support from the ODI  (co-founded by the inventor of […]

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Sport England extends Get Set to Go partnership

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Sport England have extended their Get Set to Go partnership with Mind as they work to make sport and physical activity more accessible for people with mental health problems. The Get Set to Go programme, which they run alongside the mental health charity, is being expanded through £1.5 million of National Lottery funding. Get Set […]

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