We work with local clubs to identify services and opportunities which will help them to develop their community offer and grow and retain participation.

Raise FREE funds for your club with easyfundraising

We’ve teamed up with easyfundraising, to give our Lancashire sports clubs and groups access to an unlimited source of free funding: raise funds simply by shopping online. Easyfundraising is the UK’s biggest retail fundraising platform connecting over 1 million supporters with 100,000 good causes, including over 14,000 sports causes who have raised over £2.4m between them. A donation is collec…

Macron Sportswear

As a partner of Active Lancashire, Macron offer organisations/schools/sports clubs across Lancashire discounted rates on products.

I Need Volunteers

If you are a sports organisation or run a sporting event, you could receive help from volunteers willing to give their time to help make sport happen.

Leg It Lancashire

Working in partnership with local sport development teams and local running groups the project aims to increase the number of trained Leaders in Running Fitness and subsequently increase the number of registered beginner running groups.

Coach Education Programme

Throughout the year we will be hosing a range of training and development courses to support clubs, coaches and volunteers throughout the county.

Join In

Join In is the nation’s charity for local sports volunteering. They support the clubs and groups who need volunteers most, promote brilliant opportunities for people to lend a hand, recognise the huge social value created by volunteers with campaigns.

Club Matters Workshops

Here at Lancashire Sport we are looking at running a number of Club Matters Workshops over May and June and would like to hear from you what courses would be most beneficial for your club.

Club Matters

Club Matters, the essential one-stop-shop for sports clubs, will provide you with support, learning and guidance on all aspects of running a club whether it is large, small, formal or informal. Club Matters offers free, simple and bitesize support to all clubs.

Course Content

The main learning outcomes for the courses we offer.

Useful Research Tools

There are a wide range of tools available to support the research you are doing.

Community Amateur Sports Clubs

Over 6,200 clubs are now registered as Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASC). These clubs, partly through mandatory rate relief and the ability to claim Gift Aid on voluntary donations, have benefited from over £130 million in savings since 2002.

The Sports Hub-Volunteering & Coaching Portal

About the Project High quality coaches are essential for the development of sport at a local level. We help to support, develop, retain and recognise our coaches in Lancashire. As part of the coaching work we offer up to date information, generic training and coach education workshops, tailored training to groups and individuals, training needs analysis and personal developments to ensure individu…


Clubmark is the universally acknowledged cross sport accreditation scheme for community sports clubs run by Sport England’s Club Matters. To find out more about Clubmark visit the Club Matters website.

Lotto Sport
European Union
CSP Network