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July, 2018

South Derbyshire District Council’s Community Partnership Scheme

South Derbyshire District Council’s Community Partnership Scheme

Posted: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:30

South Derbyshire District Council's Community Partnership Scheme offers the chance for community groups, charities and volunteer organisations to apply to receive funding.

This is available for a wide variety... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Bowls, Cricket, Football, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Rugby

BlueSpark Foundation: supporting the education and development of children and young people

BlueSpark Foundation: supporting the education and development of children and young people

Posted: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:31

Schools, colleges and community groups can apply for grants to the BlueSpark Foundation to support the education and development of children and young people through educational, cultural, sporting and... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Lead and Organise

Great British Tennis Weekend returns

Great British Tennis Weekend returns

Posted: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 14:32

The Great British Tennis Weekend, the nation's largest free tennis weekend across the country, returns on July 21 and 22.

Organised by the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA), the weekend will see clubs and venues... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active, Tennis

NEW Integrated Communities Fund

NEW Integrated Communities Fund

Posted: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:47

Sport England working in partnership with the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government are inviting applications to the new Integrated Communities Innovation Fund. They are inviting organisations... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise, Sport system

Fun in the sun as 1,000 young people take part in Derbyshire School Games Event

Fun in the sun as 1,000 young people take part in Derbyshire School Games Event

Posted: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 12:55

Teams from Cavendish Close Junior School, St James' CE Junior School, Sawley Junior School, Anthony Gell School and Dronfield Henry Fanshawe School were among the winners at the Derbyshire School Games... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, School Games, young people

North East Derbyshire Sports Awards - nominations now open

Posted: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 12:30

Nominations can now be made for the North East Derbyshire Sports Awards. The annual awards celebrate not only the success of athletes in the district but are also an opportunity for clubs and community... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, achieve, community, north east derbyshire, sports awards

The Bright Ideas Fund is now open!

The Bright Ideas Fund is now open!

Posted: Sat, 07 Jul 2018 12:33

Are you a community with a bright idea for a business that could transform your local area?

The Bright Ideas Fund supports new community business ideas through the start-up and planning stages with tailored... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise

parkrun UK teams up with RCGP to 'prescribe' active lifestyles to patients and practice staff

parkrun UK teams up with RCGP to 'prescribe' active lifestyles to patients and practice staff

Posted: Thu, 05 Jul 2018 16:13

The Royal College of General Practitioners and parkrun UK are set to launch a ground-breaking initiative that could see thousands of patients being 'prescribed' outdoor physical activity rather than medication.... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Get Active

Funding Events at Community Action Derby

Funding Events at Community Action Derby

Posted: Thu, 05 Jul 2018 12:39

Community Action Derby is hosting a funding surgery for the Big Lottery. The next one is to be held on the 9th October. N.B. This event is open to clubs and groups operating in Derby city.

Also:

Crowdfund... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise

Army veteran bound for Invictus Games joins run as part of city Sport Festival

Army veteran bound for Invictus Games joins run as part of city Sport Festival

Posted: Wed, 04 Jul 2018 09:47

Andy Carlton, a disabled Army veteran who has found sport is helping him re-build his life will take part in a run in Derby on Wednesday.

Andy from Swadlincote will join an event held by Shelton Striders... Read More »

Tags: Get Active

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