‘Rule of six’ applied to adult indoor team sports

Sport England have recently published some clarification on the impact of the government’s recent ‘rule of six’ restriction. Answers to some common questions can be found on their website. Some of the key points are: Team sports that have already had guidance approved by the government for the safe playing of their sport can continue to …

Berkshire Brigands Mixed Ability Rugby Team

Rugby in Berkshire soon available to even more people than ever. Berkshire Brigands Mixed Ability Rugby team hold regular sessions on Thursdays (6.30 – 8pm) and Saturdays (11am – 12.30pm) at Reading RFC starting on Saturday 26th September and is open to anyone aged 18 or over to join in. See also https://www.facebook.com/BrigandsRugby/videos/659372728312132 What is …

Get Berkshire Active launches the #MoveWithUsBerkshire Campaign

Get Berkshire Active is launching a local campaign promoting physical activity as a priority in tackling the impact of the pandemic outbreak. The aims of the #MoveWithUsBerkshire Campaign are:- to increase engagement across Berkshire’s local communities, organisations and individuals; to encourage more Berkshire residents to become active; to support audiences that were mostly impacted by …

Funding from Sport England

The Community Emergency Fund, established by Sport England at the start of the pandemic to support local clubs and community organisations, has been temporarily paused to new applications. Details of funding available from Sport England can be found on their website along with other information relating to the impact of coronavirus on sport and the physical …

Feel Inspired Golf Academy

The Feel Inspired Golf Academy is an initiative designed to bring golf to children and young people with special educational needs, intellectual or physical difficulties. The emphasis is on golf as a lifetime sport for everyone with participation, enjoyment and achievement more important than ‘winning’. Coaching takes place in a fun, friendly and inclusive environment …

Sporting Memories

After much anticipation, Sporting Memories, is coming to Wokingham borough. Sporting Memories supports older people living in England and Wales with dementia, depression and loneliness by engaging them in social activities and helping them to recall memories of watching or playing sport. By sharing memories of sporting moments and tapping into a passion for sport, …

Volunteering opportunities in Sports and Leisure

Would you like to volunteer in Sports and Leisure? Would you like to give something back to others? Have you recently retired and have some time to volunteer? Wokingham Borough Council’s Sports & Leisure team have recently created a host of new volunteering opportunities in their sport, leisure and health prevention projects. We are committed …