Sporting Future

Government Publishes second annual report for ‘Sporting Future’

By Louise O'reilly on February 2nd, 2018 - comments

Sporting Future set out a new government vision to redefine what success looks like in sport by concentrating on five key outcomes: Physical wellbeing  Mental wellbeing Individual development, Social and community development Economic development. It was a bold new strategy for an active nation. It marked the biggest shift in Government policy on sport for […]

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Fitness mentors to boost police wellbeing

By Louise O'reilly on January 22nd, 2018 - comments

Lincolnshire Police are embarking on a new project to support the wellbeing of staff. Officers and support staff often face difficult and stressful situations and the nature of that work is not something that can be avoided – but the Force believes it should do all it can to improve wellbeing and therefore better equip […]

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Inactivty plans start to take shape

By Louise O'reilly on December 7th, 2017 - comments

More than 70 stakeholders came to our Annual General meeting on 30 November to take part in the first stages of writing the county’s strategic plan for physical activity. Representatives from business, local government, sports and leisure, health and the voluntary sector heard the latest insight from data specialists PressRed on population trends, demographics, activity […]

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Self-Care Week comes to Lincolnshire (13-19 November)

By Louise O'reilly on November 15th, 2017 - comments

Health, care and voluntary organisations in Lincolnshire are getting behind a national campaign, Self-Care Week, to urge everyone to learn more about self care to keep healthy. And at Active Lincolnshire, we’re promoting the benefits of physical activity as one of the best ways to stay healthy this winter. Leisure Centres in West Lindsey, East […]

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Lincolnshire Sports Awards 2017 winners roll of honour

By Louise O'reilly on November 7th, 2017 - comments

400 guests from across the county descended on the Showground on Thursday 2 November for the thirteenth Lincolnshire Sports Awards. Winners from the world of sport were joined by businesses, schools, universities and local communities in a glittering evening of inspiring sporting and  volunteering success stories. Overall Sports Personality of the Year went to up […]

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The search is on for young ‘Premier League Writing Stars’

By Louise O'reilly on October 6th, 2017 - comments

A new competition has been launched for all primary schools and it’s aimed at encouraging children to write poems on the theme of resilience. Former professional footballer Frank Lampard OBE, Premier League player and lyricist Yannick Bolasie, Children’s Laureate Lauren Child and the young people’s laureate for London Caleb Femi have teamed up with the […]

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Sport England – Tackling Inactivity Fund

By Louise O'reilly on October 2nd, 2017 - comments

There is just over one month left to bid into this fund which is targeting the most inactive people in our society. The fund is split into 3 pots: Option A – £2m to support projects from £25K – £500K aimed at inactive people who are in employment Option B – £1m pot to support […]

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Lincolnshire Sport Awards 

Sports Personality of the Year sponsored by Riseholme College.  Winners: Shona McCallin and Georgie Twigg.  

The 2016 Lincolnshire Sport Awards, organised by Lincolnshire Sport, and held at the Showground, Lincoln.

Picture: Chris Vaughan Photography for Lincolnshire Sport
Date: November 3, 2016

Last chance to get on board!

By Louise O'reilly on September 5th, 2017 - comments

The Lincolnshire Sports Awards are only two months away! And we’re delighted to welcome a new sponsor on board, Allen Signs, who have taken the Physical Activity Programme category. MD David Allen said: “We are delighted to be sponsoring this category. Physical activity programmes are so important in helping people to have a fit and […]

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Lincolnshire Sport Awards 2016

The 2016 Lincolnshire Sport Awards, organised by Lincolnshire Sport, and held at the Showground, Lincoln.

Picture: Chris Vaughan Photography for Lincolnshire Sport
Date: November 3, 2016

Sports Awards Shortlist Announced

By Louise O'reilly on August 17th, 2017 - comments

Active Lincolnshire have today (Monday 21 August) announced the shortlist for the annual Lincolnshire Sports Awards taking place at the Showground on 2 November 2017. View the 2017 shortlist Lynsey Norris from Active Lincolnshire who oversaw the shortlisting said: “Our independent panel spent a lot of time debating the shortlist; such was the quality of […]

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Robyn set for Zambian adventure

By Louise O'reilly on August 15th, 2017 - comments

Active Lincolnshire’s Robyn Beebe is joining British Swimming’s Mel Marshall and Olympic gold medal swimmer Adam Peaty on their 50-hour sport marathon in Zambia. Flying out on the 15 August, Robyn will be part of a 12 strong team that will be delivering fifty hours of sports across five sports and five locations in Lusaka […]

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