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Special grants available to Oxford City clubs and organisation

Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 13:20

Special grants available to Oxford City clubs and organisation

The Oxford Sports Council is pleased to announce that their Special Grants application process will be open between 20th January 2020 and 31st March 2020.
Applications are invited from clubs and organisations seeking between £1,000 and £15,000 and will be judged on the merits of the applications and how they fit with the aim of improving the opportunities for sport and increasing participation within sport in Oxford.The deadline for applications is 31st March, 2020. Read More »

Tags: Funding, Physical Activity

Active Lives Children and Young People results are released

Posted: Fri, 06 Dec 2019 13:09

Active Lives Children and Young People results are released

Children's activity levels on the rise nationally

  • Almost half of children in England now take part in an average of 60 minutes of physical activity a day – up 3.6% from last year.
  • The rise is driven... Read More »

Tags: Active Lives, Children, Physical Activity, Sport

Active Oxfordshire selected as a Regional Mind Network Hub

Posted: Tue, 19 Nov 2019 11:53

Active Oxfordshire selected as a Regional Mind Network Hub

The mental health charity Mind has today announced the launch of nine new Regional Networks to help more people with mental health problems engage with physical activity. By linking up local organisations... Read More »

Tags: Mental Health, Mind, Oxfordshire Mind, Physical Activity

We Are Undefeatable Campaign

Posted: Wed, 02 Oct 2019 12:37

We Are Undefeatable Campaign

The 29th August saw the launch of the We Are Undefeatable campaign by Sport England in partnership with the Richmond Group of charities. The aim of the campaign was to help, inspire and support those with... Read More »

Tags: Campaign, GO Active, Physical Activity, Sport, Sport England

We are recruiting!

Posted: Sat, 10 Aug 2019 08:17

We are recruiting!

We've got two exciting opportunities to join our team open for applications. Read More »

Tags: Jobs, Physical Activity, Sport

Youth Activator X2

Posted: Mon, 08 Jul 2019 13:37

Youth Activator X2

The Job: The role is working across Cherwell District Council to deliver a wide range of sport and physical activity opportunities for 5 – 18 year old.

The role will engage with a broad range of young... Read More »

Tags: Jobs, Physical Activity, Youth Activator, Youth Sport

Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

Posted: Mon, 08 Jul 2019 09:46

Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

Teachers can make a difference to pupils' wellbeing by implementing fun physical activity across the school day

Evidence from a recent Public Health England report, suggests that there is a strong association between being physically active and academic performance, learning and attention, within a school setting – the building blocks for a successful future.[1] Read More »

Tags: Physical Activity, Youth Sport

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