Monthly Archives: October 2011

Ebony Horse Club Community Riding Centre officially opened

Sport England funded Ebony Horse Club Community Riding Centre, which brings sporting opportunities to young people, was officially opened this week by HRH The Duchess of Cornwall. Based in Brixton, the Riding Centre is the first purpose built riding centre … Continue reading

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£10 million for iconic sporting facilities

With just under 300 days to go until the start of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Sport England is making £10million of National Lottery funding available for the next round of Iconic Facilities. Opening on the 10th October, … Continue reading

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48 playing fields protected and improved by 2012 legacy fund

48 sports playing fields across England are to be protected and improved in the first wave of National Lottery investment by Sport England’s Protecting Playing Fields legacy fund. The announcement comes as communities across the country are invited to bring … Continue reading

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Sport Makers: be a sporting hero

Five-time Olympic Gold medalist, Sir Steve Redgrave, today unveiled a new way for people to become sporting heroes in their local community. Sir Steve, our greatest Olympian, has joined forces with Sport England to launch Sport Makers, a programme for … Continue reading

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