Celebration of Sport 2013

Home » Newsroom » Celebration of Sport 2013

It is nearly one year on from the start of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London, a spectacle that inspired thousands of local Cheshire West and Chester residents.

Sport Cheshire, on behalf of Cheshire West and Chester Council, are leading on the "Celebration of Sport 2013" initiative, which aims to provide residents with the opportunity to get involved in sport and physical activity within their communities and to celebrate the plethora of groups, organisations and individuals that work tirelessly to get more people active.

Olympic-Sport-Silhouettes_main

Cheshire West and Chester Council is keen to ensure that there is a Celebration of Sport event in every area of the borough at some point over the summer and as a result want to work with Councillors and their local communities to support such opportunities.

Funding of £250 per ward area is available to support the delivery of a Celebration of Sport event. These events do not need to be new. They can be existing events such as a village carnival or village show, but that uses the funding to introduce a sporting element to the day and promotes participation for all. They are also keen to work with Borough Councillors to explore the possibility of match funding from their budgets, to increase the funds available per area to £500.

If you would like to host a Celebration of Sport event in Tarvin please contact the Parish Clerk, Mike Hassell by email miketarvinparish@aol.com or telephone 01829 741075

Further information available from Matthew Parker at Sport Cheshire on 01606 330212 for email matt.parker@sportcheshire.org. and on the CWaC website

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

development site
Wed 16 Sep 6:00am  |  hits: 1,084

We have become aware that a number of residents have raised concerns with both the Parish Council and CWAC concerning the development activity on the field shown in the photo.Planning permission was granted under Planning Application 19/01028 /FUL 19/01028/FUL for the land At Tarporley Road Tarvin. The application is in the public record on the CWAC Planning Site for viewing...

aa9fed4b-2751-4d80-94af-c2f302c4696a-Clothmask_ClaireWhite_Charlotte
Sun 13 Sep 6:00am  |  hits: 480

We received this from a resident today:"I had a strange experience when going into the Tarvin Co-op this morning. I was just putting my mask on before entering when a woman, probably 40ish came out of the doors not wearing a mask and told me to take my mask off as I didn't need to wear it in the shop. For a moment I was taken aback. Had the Co-op been declared a risk...

Tarvin Community Centre Logo
Mon 14 Sep 6:00am  |  hits: 202

The Community Centre Committee of Management held it's Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 8th September, having been postponed since May because of the COVID-19 pandemic.Three members of the public came to listen to the socially distanced discussion. The report presented by the Chairman, which covers the year which ended 31st March 2020, is available hereThe AGM had a...