Owzat! Lord’s Taverners to help more disabled young people

LEADING youth cricket and disability sports charity Lord’s Taverners has announced ambitious plans to help greater numbers of disabled young people.

Are YOU up for a 100mph Snowdonia zip-wire ride?

CALLING all you thrill-seekers. Here’s your chance to ‘fly’ through the mountains at speeds of up to 100mph – and help a charity that...

Dr Nick elected as chair of British Paralympic Association

Dr NICK WEBBORN has been elected chair of the British Paralympic Association, taking over from Tim Reddish, who stepped down from the role at the end of his two-term tenure.

England boss backs grants scheme for disabled teams

ENGLAND soccer boss Gareth Southgate and Liverpool Paralympian footballer Roy Turnham and are urging football clubs to apply for grants worth up to £1,500 to get more disabled people playing the game.

Top Paralympian Sasha Kindred calls it a day

SASCHSA Kindred, one of the most successful Paralympic athletes of all time, has decided to retire after two decades at the very top of his sport.

Blind charity’s new guide for sports coaches

BRITISH Blind Sport has launched a new online guide to help coaches understand the needs of people with visual impairment who want to take part in shooting or archery.

Get your blades on, kids . . .

CHILDREN across England have started to receive new running and swimming blades from the NHS, thanks to a £1.5 million fund set up by the Department of Health.