Latest News - July, 2020

Latest News

July, 2020

National Lottery funding awarded in support of West Worcester Live at Home Scheme

National Lottery funding awarded in support of West Worcester Live at Home Scheme

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 17:57

West Worcester Live at Home Scheme has been awarded £600 of National Lottery funding from Sport England's Tackling Inequalities Fund which aims to tackle inequalities in activity levels through working with its partners to reach those most in need... Read More »

Tags: Active Ageing, Funding, Tackling Inequalities Fund, Worcester

£850 of National Lottery funding awarded to Worcestershire Association of Carers towards tackling of activity inequalities in the county

£850 of National Lottery funding awarded to Worcestershire Association of Carers towards tackling of activity inequalities in the county

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 17:10

Worcestershire Association of Carers (WAC) has been awarded £850 of National Lottery funding from Sport England's Tackling Inequalities Fund which aims to tackle inequalities in activity levels through working with its partners to reach those most... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Tackling Inequalities Fund, Worcestershire

WOMEN IN SPORT RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS URGENCY TO PRIORITISE SPORT AND EXERCISE FOR WOMEN POST-LOCKDOWN

WOMEN IN SPORT RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS URGENCY TO PRIORITISE SPORT AND EXERCISE FOR WOMEN POST-LOCKDOWN

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 09:37

Women in Sport has launched a new research report looking at the implications of the Coronavirus lockdown and self-isolation for women's participation in sport. The charity is concerned at the impact lockdown has had on women's participation in sport... Read More »

Tags: women and girls; COVID-19;

Access UK Coaching’s new Duty to Care Toolkit and earn the free nationally recognised Duty to Care Digital Badge.

Access UK Coaching’s new Duty to Care Toolkit and earn the free nationally recognised Duty to Care Digital Badge.

Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 13:00

As a coach, you have a duty to care for every individual you support and interact with, on and off the field of play. This should be the golden thread that runs through every aspect of your coaching, as you strive to meet people's physical, social, emotional... Read More »

Tags: Care, Coach, Coaching

First ever Herefordshire Virtual School Games a resounding success!

First ever Herefordshire Virtual School Games a resounding success!

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 10:59

Last week more than 3000 young people and 35 schools took part in the inaugural Herefordshire Virtual School Games!

Funded by the National Lottery, the Sport England programme aims to inspire millions of children and young people to take part in school... Read More »

Tags: Herefordshire, School Games

Worcestershire School Games Goes Virtual for 2020!

Worcestershire School Games Goes Virtual for 2020!

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 09:28

With the annual Worcestershire Summer School Games event having been cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis, organisers have been working hard to bring the games to pupil's homes and to those children still attending school through the Worcestershire... Read More »

Tags: School Games, Worcestershire

£320 million investment announced as Primary PE and Sport Premium continues

£320 million investment announced as Primary PE and Sport Premium continues

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 13:03

Active Herefordshire and Worcestershire is delighted following yesterday's (5th July 2020) announcement by the Department for Education confirming the continuation of the Primary PE and Sport Premium for the 2020/21 academic year.

The announcement of a... Read More »

Tags: Education, Herefordshire, Investment, PPSP, Worcestershire