fbpx

Promoting Sport & Physical Activity

Sports equipment
Sussex envoy for 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast

Sussex envoy for 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast

Categories: Active Sussex News Competitions

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games will be the largest sporting event Australia will see this decade. From 4-15 April 2018, over 6,600 athletes and team officials from 70 nations and territories will converge on the Gold Coast. Team England will be sending a team of over 400 athletes in what will be England’s largest […]

Read More
Active Sussex Funding Confirmed until 2021

Active Sussex Funding Confirmed until 2021

Categories: Active Sussex News Funding

Active Sussex has been successful in attracting funding for its work for the next three years from April 2018 until March 2021. This funding award comes from Sport England, who deemed our insight-driven application to be ‘outstanding’. The funding support of approximately £1.02m over this period will provide stability to our County Sports Partnership and […]

Read More
Sussex partners enjoy day of learning at Active Sussex Network

Sussex partners enjoy day of learning at Active Sussex Network

Categories: Active Sussex Events Active Sussex News Funding Fundraising Insight Sport Industry News Uncategorized

On 22 February in Brighton, the Active Sussex Network brought together 65 local stakeholders from local government, public health, leisure trusts, local businesses and the charity and voluntary sector.  On the agenda were fundraising and income diversification, behaviour change to tackle inactivity and how to work with public health commissioners.  National policy updates Introducing the […]

Read More
Active Sussex Disability Small Grants recipients announced

Active Sussex Disability Small Grants recipients announced

Categories: Active Sussex News Disability Sport Funding

Only one-fifth of disabled people living in Sussex participate in sport or physical activity at least once a week. Yet around 60% would like to participate more, but for many different reasons are unable to, we are dedicated to increasing opportunities for all to get involved in sport and physical activity. At the end of […]

Read More