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May, 2019

Tennis Mad Family Get Surprise Session With Wimbledon Semi-finalist

Tennis Mad Family Get Surprise Session With Wimbledon Semi-finalist

Posted: Fri, 31 May 2019 13:30

A tennis mad family from Derby got a surprise yesterday (Thursday) as the city's most famous tennis playing siblings joined them on court for a special coaching session as part of LTA's drive to get more... Read More »

Tags: Notts, tennis

Co-op Community Fund Deadline 16th June

Co-op Community Fund Deadline 16th June

Posted: Tue, 28 May 2019 08:35

Funding is available to voluntary and community groups to support projects which benefit local communities centred around Co-op food stores and funeral homes.

To be eligible, projects must address at least... Read More »

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

The BrewDog Foundation – Charitable Funding

The BrewDog Foundation – Charitable Funding

Posted: Fri, 24 May 2019 09:44

The BrewDog Foundation – Charitable Funding

This is a new £1million annual fund that will be donated to charitable causes chosen by the brewery's team and Equity Punks. All registered charities... Read More »

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

Over 8,000 school children from 52 schools across the city take part in ‘Smashing Schools’ programme

Over 8,000 school children from 52 schools across the city take part in ‘Smashing Schools’ programme

Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 09:00

Preparations for one of Nottingham's biggest sports events got underway at the Nottingham Tennis Centre where in just under a month's time some of the world's leading tennis players will converge on the... Read More »

Tags: Active Notts

Ofsted publishes new education inspection framework with 'personal development’ judgement

Posted: Wed, 15 May 2019 13:11

Ofsted has published its new education inspection framework which will take effect from September 2019.

It says inspectors will spend less time looking at exam results and test data, and more time considering... Read More »

Tags: Young People

#FitGotReal launch

#FitGotReal launch

Posted: Wed, 15 May 2019 09:50

Sport England have launched the new phase of their This Girl Can #FitGotReal campaign. They are wanting to find fantastic women who are finding their own ways of getting active to feature in the campaign... Read More »

Tags: #fitgotreal, Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, this girl can

Funding to Improve Children's Lives

Funding to Improve Children's Lives

Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 11:20

The Thomas Cook Children's Charity is a grant making charity, that was set up with the aim of improving children's lives.

Funding is awarded to causes and projects focused on improving children's lives... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Children and Young People, Funding, Lead and Organise

Angus Irvine Playing Fields Fund

Angus Irvine Playing Fields Fund

Posted: Thu, 09 May 2019 15:03

The Playing Fields Legacy Fund has merged with Access Sport to form the Angus Irvine Playing Fields Fund.

The ethos of the fund is to maximise resources for grass-roots sport, helping volunteers develop... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Derbyshire Sport, Developing Sport, Inclusive Derbyshire, Sport system, economic disadvantage, young people

Henry Smith Holiday Grants

Henry Smith Holiday Grants

Posted: Wed, 08 May 2019 15:22

The Henry Smith Charity is now accepting applications for one off, short term holidays grants to be used between 1st July and 31st August 2019.

Schools, youth groups, not for profit organisations and charities... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Schools, active, economic disadvantage, women and girls, young people

Les Mills Youth Grants

Les Mills Youth Grants

Posted: Wed, 08 May 2019 14:51

Les Mills is offering grants of £1000 towards work that gets kids active.

Award are made to registered charities and accountable non-profit organisations who will improve the education and physical... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Developing Sport, Funding, Schools, disability, economic disadvantage, women and girls, young people

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