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School Games set for kick-off at Trent College

School Games set for kick-off at Trent College

Posted: Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:22

Around 1,000 children across Derbyshire are on their marks for the Derbyshire School Games Event, which takes place at Trent College on Tuesday July 11.

Up to 800 participants between the ages of seven... Read More »

Tags: Compete, DSSA, Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Lead and Organise, School Games

Erewash Borough Council – Community Grant Scheme

Erewash Borough Council – Community Grant Scheme

Posted: Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:14

Local voluntary and community groups are once again being invited to apply for a community grant as Erewash Borough Council offers the chance for groups to apply for grants of up to a maximum of £2,000,... Read More »

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

Erewash Voluntary Action Small Grants Scheme

Erewash Voluntary Action Small Grants Scheme

Posted: Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:12

Small grants are available through the Erewash Small Grants Scheme for local Erewash community and voluntary groups. Groups can apply for up to £1,500 as long as projects meet at least one of the... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs

The OneFamily 2017 Community Awards nominations are now open

The OneFamily 2017 Community Awards nominations are now open

Posted: Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:33

The OneFamily 2017 Community Awards nominations are now open. If you're a OneFamily customer with an active policy, nominate a project for a chance to win up to £5,000, £10,000 or £25,000... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs

Sports Wheelchairs Funding Programme

Sports Wheelchairs Funding Programme

Posted: Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:48

The Lord's Taverners sports wheelchairs are donated to disabled young people who require a multi-sports starter chair, clubs can also apply for up to five multi-sports starter chairs to enable youngsters... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs

Funding for Outdoor Play Spaces for Special Schools

Funding for Outdoor Play Spaces for Special Schools

Posted: Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:35

Through this programme, special schools catering for children with severe learning and physical disabilities can apply for a range of outdoor play equipment packages provided through a partnership between... Read More »

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

This Girl Can Coach!

This Girl Can Coach!

Posted: Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:20

Sport England's Small Grant programme has produced success with the Derbyshire Sport Trust's This Girl Can Coach programme in getting women qualified to coach and as a result getting the people of Derbyshire... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Coaching Derbyshire, Funding, Lead and Organise, This Girl Can

Oh I say!  The Dan Maskell Tennis Trust

Oh I say! The Dan Maskell Tennis Trust

Posted: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:51

The Dan Maskell Tennis Trust is a tennis charity that raises funds for people with disabilities and provides specialist tennis wheelchairs for individuals, clubs, special schools and centres running disability... Read More »

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

Derbyshire football coach shortlisted for National FA Award

Derbyshire football coach shortlisted for National FA Award

Posted: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:05

Derbyshire football coach Ben Mills, from Glossop North End Juniors AFC, has been named East Midlands and East Regions Coach of the Year at the 2017 FA Community Awards, presented by McDonalds.

Ben is now... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Lead and Organise, Sport system, football

Working 9 to 5, what a way to make a living…

Working 9 to 5, what a way to make a living…

Posted: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:31

If you want to break away from the 9 to 5 office life or don't find that appealing if you're still considering your future options, why not look at instructing, leading or coaching as an option? It's can... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Coaching Derbyshire, Get Active, This Girl Can, Women's Sport Week

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