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  • Mother’s pride at ‘School Games Has Got Talent’ daughters

    By Carl Jones on April 18, 2018
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    A Shropshire mother has spoken of her pride after seeing two of her daughters perform in front of hundreds of people at the county’s ‘School Games Has Got Talent’ showcase. Amanda Freeman, from Bridgnorth, has seen both Maisie and Polly take to the stage at the Shrewsbury Sports Village event. The search is now under way for another batch of […]
  • Awards recognition beckons for innovative Shropshire primary schools

    By Carl Jones on April 12, 2018
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    Shropshire primary schools which have developed creative and innovative ways of boosting sport and physical activity are being urged to put themselves forward for an award. The Primary PE & School Sport Premium Awards are designed to recognise schools which are making creative use of the grant from the Government. Every primary school in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin which […]
  • Subsidised support on offer for grass-roots Shropshire sports coaches

    By Carl Jones on April 11, 2018
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    An evening workshop is being held in Shropshire later this month to offer help and information for coaching people with disabilities. The three-hour session is being held at The Guildhall, part of the University Centre Shrewsbury complex, on April 24, starting at 6pm. Jessica Lightwood, Shropshire inclusion officer for the Inclusively Fit Project, based at Energize Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin, […]
  • Boxing club is on the move – and looking for a headline sponsor

    By Carl Jones on April 10, 2018
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    A Shropshire boxing club celebrated its upcoming move to new premises with a spectacular sparring show, featuring 24 boxers. An audience of 200 packed into Albrighton Sports and Social Club to see the Bright Star Boxing Academy event. The club, which has been based at a gym in Cosford for the past two years, is planning to relocate to its […]
  • Wanted: Performers to take part in ‘School Games Has Got Talent’ showcase

    By Carl Jones on April 6, 2018
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    Talented Shropshire youngsters are being offered the chance to showcase their entertainment skills in front of a large audience at the opening ceremony of this summer’s School Games festival. They will get the chance to perform at the opening ceremony of the 2018 summer Shropshire Homes School Sport Festival on July 3, where hundreds of primary pupils will compete at […]
  • More than 400 students compete in latest round of School Games finals

    By Carl Jones on April 3, 2018
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    More than 400 secondary school students took part in the latest round of the Shropshire Homes School Games county finals. Wrekin College and Old Hall School in Telford hosted the hockey, netball, rugby and sportshall athletics finals, with the titles spread around the county. Shrewsbury High School were the biggest winners, taking both the year seven and year eight girls’ netball […]
  • We are recruiting for a Graduate Trainee position.

    By Cade Harry on March 28, 2018
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    Energize are looking to grow their team and offer a valuable opportunity to a University graduate. Graduate Trainee – Education and Families. f/t 37 hrs per week annual salary £14,200 (plus expenses & benefits) – 1 year fixed term contract. Job Advert: CLICK HERE Job Description & Person Specification: CLICK HERE The deadline for applications is midday on Thursday 26th April and interviews […]
  • Double delight for Shrewsbury at primary School Games

    By Carl Jones on March 14, 2018
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    Shrewsbury’s primary schools are celebrating after retaining their area title at the latest Shropshire Homes School Sport Festival. More than 800 youngsters took part in the day of competition at Shrewsbury Sports Village, where activities included cross country, basketball, netball, gymnastics, sportshall athletics, and tag rugby. One hundred different schools took part in the event, which was the culmination of […]
  • Outstanding achievement award for ‘inspirational’ Ollie

    By Carl Jones on March 2, 2018
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    A Shropshire man who has used cycling to support his recovery from addiction – and is now helping others to do the same – has received a national award. Ollie Atkin, from Market Drayton, has been presented with British Cycling’s Outstanding Achievement Award in recognition of the work he has done with Breaking Chains Cycling Club. The project was created […]
  • Shropshire Homes School Games – first winners of 2018 are crowned

    By Carl Jones on February 16, 2018
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    Newport secondary schools have picked up four titles in the first round of Shropshire Homes School Games county finals of 2018. Burton Borough and Newport Girls’ High collected two trophies each after tough competition in the badminton, handball and orienteering events. The under 15 handball and key stage four badminton titles went to Newport Girls’ High on the year’s first […]