Second Round of Sport England’s Tackling Inactivity Funding Announced

By Zoe Conville on August 8th, 2017 - comments

Sport England’s new funding round of the Tackling Inactivity and Economic Disadvantage Fund is to launch on 29th August The £3 million pot will be split between two separate funding pots and the prospectus to provide more detailed information on the focus of this pot will be available online from 29th August. There will be […]

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Discover Boston this summer

By Louise O'reilly on July 14th, 2017 - comments

Working with the online walking company, iFootpath, we’ve created a variety of 10 walks – from nature walks in the woods to town trails – to help people to discover the delights of Boston. And for those that take part, there are prizes to be won! There are walks for people of all ages and abilities, with […]

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Weekend of Sport is back!

By Louise O'reilly on July 13th, 2017 - comments

Lincolnshire’s popular annual weekend of sport and activity is retuning on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 July in time for the start of the school holidays. Leisure centres, clubs and organisations across the county will be opening their doors to encourage children of all ages and adults to come and have a go at something […]

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10 Minute Shake Ups from Change4Life with Disney are back for summer 2017!

By Zoe Conville on July 11th, 2017 - comments

Change4Life, Public Health England’s campaign to help families lead healthier lives, together with Disney, has launched a range of new 10 Minute Shake Ups teaching materials. Inspired by six magical Disney stories, 10 Minute Shake Ups can help to keep kids active throughout the school day. 3.5 million 10 Minute Shake Ups packs have been […]

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Free to use secure cycle facility installed at St Marks

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

Shoppers in Lincoln can enjoy new secure bicycle storage facilities at St Marks from tomorrow. As an improved measure for cyclists within the city centre of Lincoln, St Marks have installed free, safe and secure bike racks for the general public to use in the undercover lower deck car park which hold more than 100 […]

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Harvey Victorious in National Junior Para-Swimming Championships

By Zoe Conville on July 3rd, 2017 - comments

Words by Sarah Richardson, Louth Swimming Club Harvey Phillips from Louth, took 2 Gold and 2 Silver medals away from the National Junior Para-Swimming Championships held at Sunderland Aquatic Centre during the competition held on June 24th and 25th. The competition was for Para-Swimmers aged 10-13 years and 14-16 years. Para-swimming uses a classification system […]

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Active Lincolnshire Appoint New CEO

By Louise O'reilly on June 30th, 2017 - comments

Active Lincolnshire has appointed Lisa Harrison as their new Chief Executive today, Friday 30 June. Lisa, who brings more than 25 years of experience in the sport, leisure and health industries, will take up the role on Monday 3 July. Dan Ellmore, Chair of Active Lincolnshire who oversaw the recruitment process, said: “I am delighted […]

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Lincolnshire Girls Can! Women brave stormy weather and exercise in a barn

By Zoe Conville on June 28th, 2017 - comments

A group of Lincolnshire women braved the torrential rain this morning (Weds 28th June) to get together and try out new activities… next to a combine harvester! Fifteen women came together near Ingham to try circuits, netball, and yoga for Sport England’s This Girl Can campaign which aims to get more women and girls active. The […]

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Pupils Get Dance Fever for artsNK’s DanceFit

By Zoe Conville on June 15th, 2017 - comments

artsNK’s dance team is currently working with four primary schools within North Kesteven to deliver a new project encouraging children to increase their physical activity and become healthier. The Dance Fit project uses dance as the medium to explore healthy lifestyles and diet, increasing activity levels and boosting wellbeing. The project addresses the National Obesity […]

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Sainsbury School Games - Lincolnshire Winter Festival.

Date: March 4, 2015

Get Ready for Women’s Sport Week

By Zoe Conville on June 14th, 2017 - comments

Women’s Sport Week is back next week (19th June) to bring everybody involved with playing, delivering, leading or working in sport together once again. The aim of the week is to celebrate, raise awareness and increase the profile of women’s sport across the UK. Get involved on social media by sharing your stories with This […]

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