Horsham District Latest News
ukactive has raised concerns with Government about the threat to the nation’s health and wellbeing as gyms, pools and leisure facilities report facing an energy bill hike of up to 150%. The energy crisis has hit the fitness and leisure sector at a time when facilities are still recovering from major losses incurred during forced closures and reduced footfall caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
ukactive and ITN Productions Industry News have announced their co-production of ‘Fitness for Everyone’: a news-style digital programme with the aim to encourage people to get more active through inspiring case studies, promoting physical activity across all ages to help improve the health of the nation. The programme will launch on National Fitness Day which this year will take place on Wednesday 21st September.
Leechpool School felt the patter of many tiny football feet this afternoon as it hosted a Horsham District Year 2 Football Festival. At the end of an exciting afternoon St Robert Southwell emerged victorious coming out the right side of the odd goal in five against the also impressive St Mary’s Pulborough team.
The Department for Education has announced new funding for the SLQ Sports Leaders’ Your Time programme to provide opportunities for thousands of girls aged 8-16 to access competitive sport and sport leadership opportunities over the next three years.
Sport England has announced the first group of 43 partners it is working with to deliver system-wide change under the Uniting the Movement Strategy to level up access to sport and physical activity across the country.
Netball Division A gets ever more exciting. This week All Saints made their move for the top spot winning both its games on the night in impressive style, most notably inflicting a first Phase 2 defeat on fellow title challengers, Nuthurst A, 5-1. Shelley A were their other victim, 9-0.
Heron Way hosted an excellent year 3 and 4 inclusive football competition on Monday and from the eight teams involved their A team emerged as winners beating Greenway 1-0 in the final.
There’s lots of football coming up this week as Horsham Sports Services plan to deliver two competitions