Tuesday 23rd February, 2021
School briefing session - opening school facilities; phase 2 funding
School briefing session 18th March 10.30 am – 11.30 am
Wednesday 3rd February, 2021
Bailey - MPT Case Study
Bailey (17 years old) came onto the More Positive Together programme at the start of July seeking support in finding part-time employment. She was studying at Blackburn College and wanted to gain some experience alongside earning some money. After many phone calls and a 1:1 appointment at the Newground office, it became apparent that Bailey lacked confidence and suffered from anxiety. She wasn’…
Tuesday 2nd February, 2021
Call to prioritise disabled people in sport and leisure as new research reveals huge pandemic impact
Activity Alliance is urging decision-makers in sport and leisure to prioritise disabled people as they strive to recover from the pandemic. The leading voice for disabled people in sport and activity is seriously concerned about the potential long-term damage on the nation’s least active. The call comes on the day the national charity releases their latest Annual Disability and Activity Survey.…
Monday 1st February, 2021
New hub to help young Pendle people affected by Covid
Pendle’s new YES Hub offering Youth Employment Support launches today as a one stop shop for 16-24 year olds in Pendle who’ve been affected by Covid.
Tuesday 12th January, 2021
Tackling Inequalities Fund - Longridge Community Gym
Longridge Community Gym successfully received funding from the Tackling Inequalities Fund on in 2020 to continue supporting over 60’s to improve their physical and mental health.
Thursday 10th December, 2020
Active Lancashire uses rainbow laces to promote equality and inclusion
Not-for-profit organisation Active Lancashire, is proud to be part of a pledge to promote inclusivity and equality within community sport in Lancashire.
Tuesday 24th November, 2020
Virgin money donation enables the London Marathon Charitable trust to award £600,000 to inspire activity among young homeless people
The London Marathon Charitable Trust (The Trust) has awarded a £600,000 grant to a project that aims to improve the health and wellbeing of young homeless people in North England and Scotland through the power of sport.
Friday 20th November, 2020
MPT Case Study - Thomas Pemberton
Thomas Pemberton, aged 22, from Blackburn, was homeless at the age of 18 and realised that he was heading down the wrong path, and mixing with people who had a negative influence.
Tuesday 17th November, 2020
Innovative Cycle Scheme receives confirmation of new funding
A forward-thinking cycle scheme which provides residents in some of the most deprived areas of Lancashire with a recycled bike, has been awarded funding from two sources.