Sport & Recreation Alliance Blogs

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The revised CASC scheme will come into force on 1 April 2015. Looking ahead at some of the changes to scheme is Policy Adviser Leigh Thompson.
To mark the launch of its refreshed Tennis in Education Strategy, Geoff Newton, Executive Director of the Tennis Foundation, blogs about the strategy and what they and the LTA are doing to get young people active and...
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Alliance CEO, Emma Boggis, blogs about her day at Lake Windermere to discuss with Helen Grant MP the future plans for outdoor recreation in the UK.
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Policy Adviser, Jo Swarbrick, blogs about the latest budget and what measures will have an impact on the sport and recreation sector.
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Policy Adviser, Hannah Dobbin, has written about her experiences and findings from the Outdoor Recreation Network’s (ORN) conference on the outdoors and public health which took place this week.
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Over the past few weeks, discussion of governance in sport has continued to be a hot topic in the media, and for a change football wasn’t the only sport in the spotlight. Rob Tate, Governance Officer at the...
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In his latest blog Leigh Thompson, one of our resident Policy Advisers, talks about the new ERASMUS+ European funding framework, which for the 2014-2020 allocation includes a specific sport-related project allocation.
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In the run up to International Women’s Day 2015 (Sunday 8 March), Governance Officer, Rob Tate, looks forward to our Involvement in the Department for Culture, Media and Sport’s Women on Sports’ Boards...
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In the run up to International Women's Day on 8 March, Alliance CEO Emma Boggis discusses the themes to come from an event she attended that aimed at levelling the playing field for women in sports administration.
Jane Ashworth OBE, CEO of StreetGames, blogs about the future wants of young people, both from sport and from life.

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