December, 2010

Millwall Football Club

Millwall Football Club

October 2011. We recently completed a five year business plan for the Millwall Community Scheme, one of the earliest Football in the Community schemes. The recent reductions in the availability of public funding have created challenges for voluntary and charitable bodies such as the MCS. We therefore produced a plan, to help it to identify the best ways in which it can continue to deliver its...

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CCPR Has a New Name

The Central Council for Physical Recreation has re-branded itself as the Sport and Recreation Alliance.  The change came into effect on ist December. Read more here: –  http://www.sportandrecreation.org.uk/

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Queen Elizabeth II Challenge for Fields

A new initiative to protect playing fields has been announced by Fields in Trust (formerly the National Playing Fields Association).   It’s designed to get landowners to sign a Deed of Dedication to ensure that the fields will be available for sport in perpetuity. http://www.qe2fields.com/ It also means that sites are eligible for funding of up to £25,000 from the SITA...

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Jim writes in The Leisure Review

A leadership vacuum in the leisure industry http://www.theleisurereview.co.uk/articles10/lynch.html

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School Sports Partnerships – A Reprieve?

The BBC is reporting that there may be a government U turn on School Sports Partnerships. David Cameron, in answer to a question at Prime Minister’s Questions, said that the DCMS and Department for Education are working on a “solution”.  This contrasted to a much harder line alast week. It appears as though Sue Campbell’s lobbying is having and effect,  Good for her.

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