Emergency support for Satellite Clubs

3rd June 2020
The North North East Active Partnership has supported clubs and projects throughout the Northumberland and Tyne and Wear areas with over £20,000 in Emergency Satellite Club funding, in order to...

Interpreting the Government Guidance in a PESSPA Context

21st May 2020
As we move towards the planned wider re-opening of schools and facilities the Association for Physical Education has today published guidance to support the Physical Education, School Sport and Physical...

Essential mental health training now free for coaches

18th May 2020
UK Coaching has announced today (18 May) – in collaboration with its awarding organisation 1st4sport, and partners Mind, the mental health charity, and Sport England – that the nation’s coaches...
Activity Packs

Free Physical Activity Packs for North East Communities

6th May 2020
Families from 2,400 households in Northumberland and Tyne & Wear will soon be receiving free activity packs to encourage vulnerable and isolated children and young people to keep active. We have...

Active Lives Survey update – still work to do

4th May 2020
New figures from Sport England show that a large proportion of people in our area are still not physically active. Findings from the Active Lives Data published 23rd April 2020...


21st April 2020
The coronavirus crisis is unprecedented in modern times and it could have a significantly negative impact on the nation’s physical activity levels. We are on a mission to prevent that...
Active Partnerships

Update for Stakeholders from our Chair

11th April 2020
Firstly, we hope that our stakeholders and their teams remain healthy and well, and are coping with what is quickly becoming the new normal. Further to our commitment to joint...
Summer holiday; PE & School Sport

Covid-19 – Safeguarding

7th April 2020
Northumberland Sport recognises that there are a series of challenges arising as a result of the covid-19 outbreak connected to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults. The closure of...
Spring flowers and runner

Sport England Update – Financial Support for the Sector

3rd April 2020
On Tuesday 31 March Sport England announced up to £195 million of funding available to help the sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The package, which...
This Girl Can Run, Get Newbiggin Running

Sport England Update – Supporting the Sector

20th March 2020
Sport England have given reassurances to any individual or organisation who receives funding, or any other type of support from them, for their work. On Tuesday 17 March they confirmed...
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