St.Helens District Sports Council

Helping sporting clubs and individuals to help themselves!

Honorary President of St.Helens District Sports Council

The Mayor of St.Helens

Registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales

Registered Charity No 1106373

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Merseyside Sports Partnership Newsletter


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The AGM will be held on Wednesday, 18th May in the Town Hall, commencing at 7.00 p.m.  An Open Meeting will follow.


Any matters for the agenda must reach the Secretary, Fred Crawford, by Wednesday, 11th.


The only Committee position due for re-election is that for Secretary.

The Sports Council endeavours to encourage the people of St Helens, particularly the young, to fulfil and develop their potential which will improve their health, well-being and enhance their quality of life. It will do this by; 

Renewals are now invited.  Don't forget to gain/regain "Year 2" status your fee must be received by 30th June.  PLEASE don't leave it until the AGM.  Fees are still £10 for Clubs and £2 for Individuals

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  • Providing sporting opportunity.

  • Encouraging health and social inclusion.

  • Improving the quality of opportunity.

  • Encouraging lifelong learning.

  • Giving information and advice.


News Headlines

Free taster sessions


The Pilkington Sailing Club is offering free taster sessions for any potential new members who would like to learn how to sail to RYA (Royal Yachting Association) level 1 and 2 standards.  These will be run on two days


Saturday 9th and 16th of April 11:00 to 15:00, subject to weather conditions. Buoyancy aids will be provided. It is always best to bring a change of clothing and a old pair of trainers or beach shoes.  Anyone wishing to book please email me David Greenall or Derek Lee at pilkstraining@gmail.com. or just turn up and we will try and fit you in

2016 DSC Sports Awards

Nominations for the 2016 sports awards are now invited. The closing date for nominations is 31st August. To make your nomination click here.


Anybody requiring Defibrillator training could get this for free from Jenny Leyland of Sutton JFA - email jeni12physio@hotmail.co.uk - and defibrillators could be obtained for £750 from the Oliver King Foundation (details from Jenny)


DSC Sports Bursaries

Don't forget the next window opens on 1st May and will remain open until 31st August. Bursaries are available to sports  people who have reached their 9th birthday: there is no upper age  limit!

2015/16 final audited accounts now posted in the members area

Capricorn Netball Score Another League Win!


Prescot Men Crowned Champions!


A St.Helens Cricket Club Receives £1000 Grant


Visit our News & Events Page to read more.

St.Helens Canoe Club – Learn kayaking course.

Starts Mon 11th April at Carr Mill Dam

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St Helens Sports Development Golf Day


Friday 13th May 2016 at Houghwood Golf Club


Registration from 11:00AM for 1:00PM Tee Off

18 Hole 4-Ball Team Comp £160 per team (£40 per person) Read more.

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