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Knibbs sets new PB as ICON athletes enjoy Loughborough experience

Knibbs sets new PB as ICON athletes enjoy Loughborough experience

Posted: Mon, 22 May 2017 12:14

ICON 400m hurdler Alex Knibbs (right) set a new personal best at the Loughborough International Athletics event.

The Amber Valley athlete, 18, clocked 52.61secs in a guest event at the meet that saw Great... Read More »

Tags: Abi Hong, Alex Knibbs, Alicia Barrett, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Emily Coope, ICON, Jess Turner, Loughborough International Athletics, Lucky Atkins, Niamh Emerson, badminton

Your complete guide to this year's OVO Women's Tour stage in Derbyshire!

Your complete guide to this year's OVO Women's Tour stage in Derbyshire!

Posted: Sat, 20 May 2017 07:30

Check out the OVO Women's Tour 2017 stage four newsletter, which tells you all you need to know about the eagerly-anticipated Derbyshire event on Saturday June 10.

It includes details on the route, where... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Lead and Organise, Sport system, Women's Tour 2017 newsletter

Host of athletics successes for ICON recipients

Host of athletics successes for ICON recipients

Posted: Fri, 19 May 2017 12:05

It's been a superb week of athletics achievements for Derbyshire athletes on the ICON bursary programme.

Three athletes – Niamh Emerson (Shirland, high jump), Alicia Barrett (Chesterfield, sprint... Read More »

Tags: Alex Knibbs, Alicia Barrett, Caitlin Emerson, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Ed Barbour, Ella Taylor-Tipton, Emily Coope, ICON, Lily Naylor, Lucy Atkins, Niamh Emerson

Derbyshire Mind team up with JOG Derbyshire at May's Kedleston 5k and 10ks

Derbyshire Mind team up with JOG Derbyshire at May's Kedleston 5k and 10ks

Posted: Thu, 18 May 2017 16:19

JOG Derbyshire's Kedleston Trails event on May 28 will be jointly hosted by local mental health charity Derbyshire Mind.

This is the first step in what they hope will be an on-going relationship in which... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Mind, Derbyshire Sport, JOG Derbyshire, Kedleston Trails event

Workshop examines potential Derbyshire approach to Families Fund opportunity

Workshop examines potential Derbyshire approach to Families Fund opportunity

Posted: Wed, 17 May 2017 16:25

Representatives from around 40 organisations which work with young people and families in Derbyshire have attended a free Families Fund Workshop organised by Derbyshire Sport.

Those attending were able... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Young Active Healthy

Foundation Derbyshire Are Calling for Applications.

Foundation Derbyshire Are Calling for Applications.

Posted: Tue, 16 May 2017 17:06

Foundation Derbyshire are looking for bids right now to the following funds – click on the links to find out more:

Freemasons Derbyshire

Equipment and resources up to £2,000 in value.

The Police... Read More »

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

Amber Valley - 5 Ways to Wellbeing Grants

Amber Valley - 5 Ways to Wellbeing Grants

Posted: Tue, 16 May 2017 14:42

The '5 Ways to Wellbeing' are a highly regarded and recommended set of evidence-based public mental health messages, which are aimed at improving the mental health and wellbeing of the population. The... Read More »

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

Skipton Building Society Grassroots Giving 2017

Skipton Building Society Grassroots Giving 2017

Posted: Tue, 16 May 2017 11:06

This year, there are 164 pots of £500 to give away to support the development of local grassroots groups from across the UK.

Grassroots Giving aims to support small community groups which might not... Read More »

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

The Derbyshire Environmental Trust Capital Pot is Open for Applications

The Derbyshire Environmental Trust Capital Pot is Open for Applications

Posted: Mon, 15 May 2017 12:50

The Derbyshire Environmental Trust (DET) is running its own funding scheme aiming to distribute around £30,000 per annum, with a preference for funding either one larger project, or a number of medium... Read More »

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

This Girl Can is coming to Ripley!

This Girl Can is coming to Ripley!

Posted: Mon, 15 May 2017 11:59

This Girl Can, a campaign which aims to break down barriers to women getting active, is coming to Ripley with the launch of Ripley Girls Can.

It aims to inspire local women by championing the successes... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Ripley Girls Can, Sport system, This Girl Can