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
What are the benefits of being a DSC member?
Merseyside Sports Partnership Newsletter
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;
The Officers are concerned that so many clubs have not renewed their membership. Only 24 have done so and the deadline whereby "Status 2" can be acquired or maintained has passed. Please use this link to register on line
Providing sporting opportunity.
Encouraging health and social inclusion.
Improving the quality of opportunity.
Encouraging lifelong learning.
Giving information and advice.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org - and defibrillators could be obtained for £750 from the Oliver King Foundation (details from Jenny)
Seneley & Garwsood JFC & West Park Rugby Club offer similar training.
The bursary window has been open since 1st May so applications from promising sports people are requested.
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.
The Awards evening is to be held on the 21st October commencing at 7 pm in the Town Hall along with cheque presentations the latest Sports Bursary Winners. The awards are open to all clubs in the Borough although non-members will have to pay a £10 entry fee which entitles them to 1 year's membership.
Blackbrook JFC coaching success
During half term Blackbrook Juniors undertook a successful football coaching clinic at Merton Bank Primary School with over 40 youngsters taking part.
Club representative John Fairhurst said “It was great that we could offer free coaching to local youngsters and we appreciate the support from St Helens Sports Development Team, Helena Housing and the school in making the day a huge success. We will be looking to do more days during the school holidays in the future"
If you think your club could benefit from closer links to a school or wish to use the school’s facilities please contact email@example.com
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