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Does your club have ideas and wants advice? Want to expand but doesn’t know how? To have the chance to ask questions and be clear on what is available? We are providing the chance for your club to find out more and ask questions from: Greatersport Funding manager, Community Partnership Wigan Council ‘Deal for Investment – Wigan on […]

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North West Special Olympics Badminton Team (NWSOB) SUCCESS!

NWSOB was one of 12 sports representing the North West at the GB Special Olympic Summer Games in Sheffield last week. The team came away with the best ever results – 5 Gold, 2 Silver and 5 Bronze medals.    It was the first time at a national event for 4 of our players – Katie O’Neil, James […]

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Spotlight on Clubs – Leigh Genesis Club of the Year 2016

Leigh Genesis FC is a vibrant, inclusive, integrated and sustainable club offering football to male and female players. Participants range from four years old to 60 years old.  Leigh Genesis also won the Club of the Year at the 2016 Wigan ‘Believe Sports Awards’ in recognition of their outstanding hard work and commitment. Find out […]

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Easter Holiday Activity Programme

The Inspiring healthy lifestyles Holiday Activity Programme returns to Orrell Holgate Primary School this Easter. The programme promises to be the biggest and best to date with the widest range of activities we have ever offered. We have frozen our 2015 prices so daily places can still be booked at £10 with a 25% sibling […]

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Believe Sport Talent Fund

More young athletes are receiving support from Wigan Council’s Believe Talent Fund to help them achieve their dreams. Six sport stars will receive up to £500 from the Deal for Communities Investment Fund to help them pay for travel, accommodation, competitions or training fees and equipment. The recipients are: Wigan Harriers athlete Jade Louise Williams, […]

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Holiday Activity Programme

The Inspiring Healthy Lifestyles School Holiday Multi-Activity Camp returns to Orrell Holgate Primary School this coming Easter for 5-11 year olds. Building on the popularity of last year’s programme the Easter 2016 camp promises to be our best yet with the widest range of activities included to date! Week 1 29th March – 1st April 2016 8.30am – 4.30pm Week […]

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Outdoor Adventure Casual Staff Recruitment Day

Inspiring Healthy Lifestyles are hosting a casual staff recruitment day for Outdoor Adventure and invite any potential Dinghy, Kayaking or Windsurf instructors to apply. The recruitment day will take place on 20th February, 10am – 4pm at Scotmans Flash Water Activities Centre, Wigan, WN3 5TE. As the roles are casual hours they can fit around […]

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Sportivate funding

The next deadline for Sportivate applications is Tuesday 1st December. This is for Phase 11 projects, to be delivered between April and September 2016. ‘Sportivate is a key part of Sport England’s London 2012 participation legacy plan which brings additional funding into grassroots sport. Sportivate offers young people aged 11-25, who are not participating regularly in sport, […]

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Perfect partnership for Pathway to Participation!

Inspiring healthy lifestyles have teamed up with Wigan Athletic Community Trust, Wigan Youth Zone and Wigan Council to offer some of Wigan and Leigh’s most vulnerable young people the chance to access more sport, leisure, art and education activities, thanks to a new grant from Wigan Council’s Deal for Communities Investment Fund. The Pathway 2 Participation […]

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