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Active Devon has been awarded a grant of £207,220 from Sport England to develop inclusive sporting opportunities for disabled people. The Inclusive Sport programme is designed to increase the number of young people (aged 14+) and adults regularly playing sport as part of Sport England’s wider commitment to increasing regular...
Could you give groups a Sported Chance?Across the South West hundreds of community groups and clubs use sport to improve the lives of disadvantaged young people. Our Volunteer Mentors help these organisations to develop and grow so they can continue their work. We need more Mentors to join us. Do you have experience in sport, business or...
» 11.04.2014   |  PLYMOUTH - MIDNIGHT WALK 2014
26 flights of stairs, twice a day…it’s all in a day’s training for a St Luke’s Midnight Walk lady!Plymouth is once again set to become a sea of pink t-shirts and flashing tiaras as thousands of ladies unite at the annual Midnight Walk for St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth on Saturday 19 July 2014.As the women of Devon and...

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» 11.04.2014   |  Seaton Tennis Club volunteers host successful Open Day on Saturday 5 April Chairman Andy Butcher welcomed Neil Parish, the MP for Tiverton and Honiton; Councillor Gaynor Sedgwick, Mayor of Seaton; Councillor Steven Williams;  David Craner,  the Seaton Town Crier;  Andy Malcolm of the LTA (Lawn Tennis Association); Max Holloway, representing tennis experts, Babolat; visitors, members, friends and families...
» 10.04.2014   |  Devon Winter School Games success! The Devon Winter School Games took place at the Sports Park, University of Exeter campus on Tuesday 1st April 2014 and has been hailed as a resounding success. The event saw over 1000 YOUNG participants aged between 8 and 16 compete in Volleyball, Table Tennis, Cross Country, Hockey, High 5 Netball, Boccia, Goalball and Touch Rugby. These county...
» 08.04.2014   |  Learning Disability Awareness Training course in Plymouth Delivered by Plymouth Guild and Plymouth People First.3 hour course which will include tea, coffee and a certificate for the cost of £15.Course to be held on Monday 14th July, 10am-1pm at the Plymouth Highbury Trust on Outland Road.For details of how to book and for further information contact Larissa on 01752 201891.
» 07.04.2014   |  Transform your facilities with help from Sport England Sport England’s hugely popular Inspired Facilities fund is once again available to bring new life to tired sports facilities.With £20 million of National Lottery investment available, applying for funding has never been easier. Based on feedback from previous applicants, the Inspired Facilities fund is now an open programme which...