Sporting Challenge celebrate funding award

Sporting Challenge are celebrating a £750 grant from The Rank Foundation. This grant of £750 is to support our Lake District Short break for young adults with learning disabilities coming up in September. The registered charity was set up in 2008 by a group of parent carers to provide sporting activities for around 40 people with … Read more

Nominate your local sporting hero before it’s too late!

Now is the time to reward and recognise grassroots sport in Wigan Borough, with the deadline fast approaching to nominate sporting heroes for the 2017 Believe Sports Awards. The borough has plenty of sporting talent and dedication to shout about and your nominations deservedly put the spotlight on volunteers, coaches and clubs who put their … Read more

Sporting Challenge celebrating funding award

Sporting Challenge are celebrating a £1000 grant from Community Foundation for Lancashire. This grant of £1,000.00 is to support our Lake District Short break for young adults with learning disabilities. The registered charity was set up in 2008 by a group of parent carers to provide sporting activities for around 40 people with learning disabilities … Read more

Sporting Challenge Activities offer new activities

Sporting Challenge Activities are diversifying their range of activities for adults with additional needs in West Lancashire. Recent “new” activities include snooker, a fitness night, walks, Latin American dancing, a quiz night, and a computer course. The group are planning an activity holiday for the autumn in the Lake District, trying a wide range of … Read more

Sporting trio become ambassadors at Mill Green School

Three of the town’s recognised sports personalities have taken on new roles as ambassadors of Mill Green School. Between them, boxer Martin Murray and current and former Saints stars, Jonny Lomax and Ade Gardner, have been actively involved with proceedings at the special school in Lansbury Avenue, Parr, for over 10 years – and recently … Read more

Sporting Challenge receive grant from Awards For All Big Lottery Fund

Sporting Challenge are celebrating a £10,000 grant from the Awards For All Big Lottery Fund. They are registered charity set up in 2008 by a group of parent carers to provide sporting activities for around 40 people with learning disabilities to keep them fit and healthy. The Activities take place across West Lancashire during the evening and sometimes … Read more