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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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Believe Sport Talent Fund

TALENTED young athletes are benefiting from Wigan Council funding to help them reach their potential. The first round of the Believe Talent Fund has seen five young people each 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 first […]

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Wigan ‘Volunteer Inspired Project’ Website

Are you someone who would like to develop your CV, meet new people or just give something back to your local community? Are you involved in an organisation that needs volunteer support in order to reach it’s full potential? If so then look no further. The Wigan ‘Volunteer Inspired Project’ website offers both volunteers and […]

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Believe Sports Awards

SPORTS stars of the future have been applauded at the 15th annual Believe Sports Awards. The event, which welcomed more than 300 people to the DW Stadium, also celebrated those dedicated volunteers who support grassroots sports in the borough. Amongst this year’s winners were Sports Achiever of the Year Jennie Myler who, aged just 15, […]

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