Carriers for Causes – new funding stream launched

23 Jun 2016

A new funding stream has just been launched using the money raised from the 5p carrier bag charge in One Stop stores.  Carriers for Causes grants are available for good causes within two miles of a One Stop shop. Not-for-profit organisations and groups can apply for grants of up to £1000, for projects that benefit local communities. The types of projects that will be funded are broad, and will cover the direct costs needed to deliver the project. More information is available on the Carriers for Causes website. The grant funding… more 

Join In Club Hub – a resource for community sports clubs

21 Jun 2016

The Club Hub from Join In is an invaluable resource for those involved in running their local community sports clubs. It includes sections on managing volunteers, promoting the club, managing the club and has links to Sport England’s Club Matters site.

Help Your Community Space Shine

02 Jun 2016

The Cif Clean Team are running a promotion, whereby 5 community centres can win the opportunity to get a special deep clean. If your sports pavilion or village hall is in need of this, visit… more 

Sport England publishes new four year strategy

19 May 2016

Sport England has today published its new four year strategy, ‘Towards An Active Nation’. The strategy sets out how Sport England will respond to the Government Strategy for Sport ‘Sporting Future: a new Strategy for an Active… more 

Goalpost Safety – what do you need to know?

09 May 2016

If you are a playing field manager with responsibility for goalposts on your site, it is vital that you are aware of the safety procedures that you need to follow. Harrod, sporting equipment manufacturer, has… more 

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