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.
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.
Friday 13th November, 2020
Pioneering project which reconnects offenders with their communities looks set to continue
An innovative Lancashire-based project which aims to support people as they are released from prison and go back into the community, has received a cash injection from the Cumbria and Lancashire Community Rehabilitation Company (CRC).
Thursday 5th November, 2020
Sport England and Active Lancashire to invest £220,000 into local community initiatives
Sport England has appointed Active Lancashire to invest a total of £220,000 in Lancashire as part of the Tackling Inequalities Fund.
Monday 2nd November, 2020
200+ Primary Schools in Lancashire are set to take part in the Active Mile Challenge
200 + Primary Schools in Lancashire have received the Lancashire Active Mile resource pack encouraging schools and pupils to run, walk and skip a mile a day using these new resources.
Monday 21st September, 2020
Call for Lancashire schools to take part in the 10th European School Sports Day alongside the SPAR Lancashire School Games
Now in its tenth year, the European School Sports Day empowers children across Europe to #BeActive and as part of the event, Lancashire schools are invited to take part and organise their very own European School Sports Day.
Monday 21st September, 2020
Empowering sport and leisure workforce through inclusive customer service course
Activity Alliance is excited to reveal the new updated eLearning course, delivering an excellent service for disabled customers. With refreshed content, the online module sets out to empower workforces within leisure and sport organisations. Upskilling the teams responsible for customer care in these active environments will enable more disabled people to have a better, positive experience. Suppo…
Tuesday 25th August, 2020
Innovative collaboration aims to make employees’ lives healthier
Active Lancashire and UCLan have received national funding for a ground-breaking workplace health programme.
Friday 21st August, 2020
Working to keep the nation active - Sport England
Since the coronavirus outbreak, one of Sport England's two main priorities has been to keep the nation active - here, executive director Ali Donnelly blogs about how they're doing that and what we're learning about the challenges that lie ahead.