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

What are the benefits of being a DSC member?


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Merseyside Sports Partnership Newsletter


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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; 

Membership renewals are now complete for 2015/2016 and the final figure is 57 - slightly up on last year but way down from the total 3 or 4 years ago.  The new membership "year" will commence on 1st April: watch out for a link

  • Providing sporting opportunity.

  • Encouraging health and social inclusion.

  • Improving the quality of opportunity.

  • Encouraging lifelong learning.

  • Giving information and advice.

Too old for football? Think again!

Walking football has arrived in St.Helens! Read More

Bursaries for Sports Stars

Six successful applicants were presented with cheques for £100 prior to the Open Meeting on 20th January: the sports represented were - Water Polo, Archery & Badminton. The next window will be opened on 1st May: watch this space


What's On

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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. To make your nomination click here.

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Capricorn Junior Netball Club

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Newton Cricket Club receive £200 DSC grant

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