Sport England Protecting Playing Fields – Round Opening Date and Deadline Dates for Applications Announced

Sport England have announced the opening and closing dates for Protecting Playing Fields. These are as follow; Deadline for the next Round is 7 will open on 10 December 2014 and close on 9 February 2015 Deadline for the next Round is 8 will open on 14 September 2015 and close on 2 November 2015 To find [...]

Sport England Inspired Facilities – Deadline for Applications and decision dates announced

Sport England have announced the deadline dates for Inspired Facilities including when the decisions on these dates will be. These are as follow; Decision dates for the 3 November 2014 submissions have been put back from February 2015 to April 2015 Deadline for the next round is 5pm on 8 June 2015  with a decision [...]

Triennial Review of UK Sport and Sport England

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has today announced a triennial review of sports agencies UK Sport and Sport England as part of the standard requirement by the Cabinet Office for all Government departments to review their agencies and non-departmental public bodies (NDPBs) at least once every three years. Triennial reviews have two aims: To provide a robust [...]

ASA calls on schools and politicians to support school swimming

The Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) has urged primary schools and politicians to get behind school swimming as new figures reveal 45 per cent of primary school children are unable to swim 25m (82ft) despite it being a national curriculum requirement. The ASA’s recent report – the third annual School Swimming Census – found that nearly 1,300 (6.6 [...]