Badminton at Babington is a smash!

KS3 & KS4 Boys & Girls School Games Super-Series Finals Last week saw Babington Community College play host to a 4 days of high quality Badminton Super-Series Finals. Oadby & Wigston took home both of the Girls Gold’s’, and North Charnwood were victorious in both of the Boys events! The first evening saw Bushloe High … Continued

Local talented athletes supported to ‘GO GOLD’

  119 of our most talented young athletes have been awarded funding through the 2011/12 Leicester-Shire & Rutland GO GOLD Talented Athlete Fund.   Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS), supported by Leicestershire County Council, Leicester City Council and Rutland County Council, are pleased to support talented young athletes through the GO GOLD Talented Athlete Fund. … Continued

FA Charter Standard Community Awards 2014

  It is that time of year when the FA Community Awards, presented by McDonalds, season starts. The FA Community Awards aim to recognise the people and organisations that are driving grassroots football and we would like you to help us to find those most deserving.   The awards are split into eight categories, with … Continued

Year 9 Girls & Boys Basketball Super-Series Finals

  Leicester-Shire & Rutland School Games – Year 9 Girls & Boys Basketball Super-Series Finals   Beauchamp College hosted the Year 9 Girls & Boys Basketball Super-Series Finals on Monday 10th February and Tuesday 11th February. 8 partnerships were represented in the Girls tournament; whilst the boys competition saw all 10 partnerships teams battle it out … Continued

£750m boost for primary school sport – £150m a year primary school sport funding guaranteed until 2020 to secure Olympic and Paralympic legacy

Prime Minister David Cameron has today committed to keeping the £150m a year Primary PE and Sport Premium until 2020. The dedicated fund, which was announced in March 2013 and began in September, goes directly to primary school head teachers so that they can decide how best to use it to provide sporting activities for … Continued

Queens Baton Relay to visit Leicester

Leicester has been chosen as the only East Midlands city to host the Queen’s Baton on its two-week trip around the country in the run-up to the Commonwealth Games. The games start in Glasgow on July 23 this year and the relay will take place in May and June. On June 10 the baton will … Continued

Get Active in Blaby!

  It’s never been easier to get active!   Two groundbreaking projects will commence in the new year to help some residents of Braunstone Town and Blaby get active within their communities for FREE!   What is Get Active?   Get active is an opportunity for residents to access up to 12 weeks of free … Continued