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Sport SEN Newsletter – September 2019

7th November 2019
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Welcome to the September Sport SEN newsletter. Earlier this month, the Scottish Government launched its Programme for Government 2019-2020, with a focus on climate change, mental health and substance abuse. Also included was a pledge to create a new Community Sport Bond worth up to £5m. The Bond will empower communities and groups and strengthen […]

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Sport SEN Newsletter – August 2019

28th August 2019
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Welcome to the August Sport SEN newsletter. A new strategy has been launched to promote the development and sustainability of mountain biking in Scotland. Developing Mountain Biking in Scotland 2019-2025 details the impact and the wide range of benefits of the sport and outlines a number of strategic initiatives which aim to put Scotland at […]

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Sport SEN Newsletter – July 2019

31st July 2019
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Welcome to July’s Sport SEN newsletter.   Showcase the Street recently opened a new Virtual Reality Centre in its Dundee-based sports and arts facility and through this development has already been able to gain wider investment for projects in education, employment and health. Showcase has recently gained funding to create a new employability skills VR […]

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Sport SEN Newsletter – June 2019

27th June 2019
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Welcome to the June Sport SEN newsletter.  Last week saw the conference ‘The role of community sport and physical activity in Scotland’ – two Sports SEN members Morton in Community and Projekt 42 from Edinburgh represented the social enterprise sector. Morton in Community engage with 1,400 people every week and 64% of the activities offered don’t involve a football […]

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Sport SEN Newsletter – May 2019

25th May 2019
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Welcome to May’s Sports SEN newsletter. So far, this spring has returned a bit of a buzz to sport in Scotland. The women’s national football team’s exploits in reaching World Cup finals in France were rewarded with a record 18,555 attendance at Hampden this week – the previous record was circa 5,000. Those who turned […]

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Sport SEN Newsletter – April 2019

28th April 2019
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Welcome to April’s Sports SEN newsletter. We hope that you and your clubs managed to take advantage of the glorious Easter weekend we’ve just had! Looks like we’re back to the usual cloud and drizzle for this time of year but not to worry – we’ve plenty of Sport SEN updates to brighten up your […]

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Sport SEN Newsletter – March 2019

28th March 2019
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Welcome to March’s Sports SEN newsletter. We look forward to partnering with a number of organisations, including sportscotland and Scottish Sports Association, to support Sports Marketing Network’s annual conference which will explore ideas about how to put sports clubs at the centre of communities in Scotland. We also hope that Sport SEN members will take advantage of discounted rates for the conference – and hope to see many […]

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