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Our priorities are:

1. Return to play and supporting the sector
2. Building physical activity into recovery and renewal plans
3. Helping people find ways to stay active.

What's happening in Yorkshire...

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20, July, 2020
Walking in and out of lockdown

Before lockdown, the idea of going out for a walk rarely crossed Eileen Cooper’s mind. That’s despite her daughter leading a number of walking groups…

10, July, 2020
Indoor activities to return

The Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Oliver Dowden, announced on Thursday (9 July) that:  indoor gyms, leisure facilities and swimming pools…

18, March, 2020
A message from Nigel

We know all our partners and colleagues are working hard over this period to react to the rapidly changing circumstances. We’d like to offer our…

18, March, 2020
Funded programmes update

In light of recent events, we would like to reassure those we work with on funded programmes that we will be making all payments in line…

02, March, 2020
STARS open for applications

Talented athletes in West Yorkshire are being offered support with their training thanks to a partnership between Yorkshire Sport Foundation, four local authorities, and Kirklees…

04, February, 2020
A sporting chance for Greetland

The running of a recreation ground and changing rooms in Greetland could be passed to a community group, if proposals are approved by Calderdale Council’s…

03, February, 2020
£2.65m boost to get Active

Sport England has awarded Calderdale Council’s Active Calderdale programme £2.65 million to help encourage people in the borough to become more active, more often. Cabinet…

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