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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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Dance Festival 2016 huge success!

More than 85 dancers and 200 spectators came together to celebrate community street dance on Sunday. The annual Step up and Dance festival – organised by Inspiring healthy lifestyles on behalf of Wigan Council, in partnership with Wigan and Leigh Homes – took place at The Rose Club in Hindley. Performances included street dance and contemporary […]

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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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