It has been an exceptionally enjoyable time and this reflects on all the people who have worked very hard both at Sport England and the RFL.
This investment signals the council’s intent to improve the leisure opportunities for their residents by offering excellent modern facilities. ‘We know our leisure centres are important to our residents and also highly regarded by organisations such as Sport England - but we are constantly seeking to improve the service and are committed to this investment.
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Sport England warn LTA funding could be stripped
development, but only received a one-year award of £3.35m for participation. The remaining £10.3m has been withheld while Sport England decides whether the LTA is doing its job well enough. That’s despite Andy Murray’s success in the last year where he made 6/17/13 from The Sun Read more »
Men's Tennis: LTA urged to increase participation
England has the final say on where taxpayers' money is distributed and tennis has had its fair share over the years. Funding for tennis was reduced from £24.5m to £17.4m for the four years up to 2017 last December, with claims that the LTA was not using the 5:20 AM from Clubcall.com Read more »
The state of tennis
the likes of Andy Murray and Laura Robson, the LTA is working frantically to improve the state of tennis at grassroots level. Sport England director Phil Smith is of the opinion that elite success and grassroots participation are not mutually exclusive. "We 5:09 AM from BBC Sport Read more »
British tennis needs 'big summer'
England has warned the Lawn Tennis Association it faces a critical summer that will dictate whether or not it is stripped of valuable funding. If the LTA, the body that looks after tennis in Britain, fails to meet a string of conditions by December, Sport 1:33 AM from BBC Sport Read more »
GOLF IS FADING AWAY
England recently announced their latest ‘once a week participation figures for each funded sport’. Please note these figures from the Active People Survey (APS) are usually run on a twelve month rolling basis from October to October. As we are only part way from Golf Refugees Read more »