Powerchair Football Festival

Who is powerchair football for?

Due to the nature of the sport both male and females can compete together in the same team and players 5 years of age and over can be involved. Anybody who has a physical disability weather they are a wheelchair user or not are invited to take part.

There is a powerchair football festival being held at University of Worcester Arena, Hylton Road, Worcester, WR2 5JN. On Saturday 2nd May from 10.30 am – 2.30pmWorcester Promotional Poster

Do you want to try sailing? Read Here

Well now you can!

At Aztec Upton Warren
Worcester Road

Two courses are available to choose from:

Thursday 23rd, 30th April & 7th May 10am-12pm
or Saturday 25th April & 2nd, 9th May 2pm-4pm

Course cost- £10 for all three sessions

– A range of equipment for all abilities to learn how to sail

-Qualified, friendly instructors

-No experience needed

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For more information contact Bromsgrove District Council’s

Sports Development Team on 01527 881356 or email


Summer Placement with Worcestershire FA

Worcestershire FA is delighted to be able to offer a 4 month placement opportunity to recent graduates, current undergraduates or similar following courses or employment related to sports development/sports management. The placement will be between mid-May and mid-September (to be agreed with the successful candidate).

This position reports directly to the Football Development Officers and will support and develop football in the Worcestershire FA area in accordance with the County FA Development Plan.

The role encompasses the following areas:
Growth & Retention. Increasing & maintaining participation in football (the number of affiliated teams), with a focus on mixed, boys youth, adult male, small sided and disability
Raising Standards. Supporting club and league development, particularly through the School-Club Links programme and the FA Charter Standard Scheme
Better Players. Ensuring programmes are provided to improve the standard of players and coaches across the county
Running the Game. Working with local football partners, contributing towards administration and strategic planning
Workforce Development. Increasing and supporting the local football workforce via in-service training events
Marketing & Promotion. Positively promote the Worcestershire FA via various media including social media

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To apply please send a CV and covering letter clearly detailing why you consider yourself suitable for this role in not less than 750 words and any relevant previous experience to:

Summer Placement,
Development Team,
Worcestershire Football Association Ltd,
Craftsman House,
De Salis Drive,

or email applications to: development@worcestershirefa.com

The closing date for applications is Monday 13th April 2015.

Interviews will take place on Monday 20th April 2015.

Worcestershire FA is committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community


Win the chane to have a 2 day masterclass with leading deaf musicians and dancers!

Have your chance to perform infront of an audience after having a 2 day masterclass with leading deaf musicians and dancers! If you are deaf and between the age of 8 and 16 years old, then go enter the competition at :www.buzz.org.uk/raisingthebar

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Blind and Visually Impaired Cricket!

Have you ever wanted to giveblind and VI cricket a go? Well now you can!!

Indoor coaching suitable for boys and girls aged 10 and above and adults of all ages.

January 27th to February 10th February
and 24th to March 24th Tuesday evenings
6.30 pm to 8.00 pm
Worcester New College, Whittington Road, WR5 2JX

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Monday Night Football Club Are Back In Training!

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New training venue: Christopher Whitehead School

Time: 5.45 to 6.45

Day: Thursdays

Come and train with the Monday Night Club!!




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Kidz Live! 22nd December 2014 at University of Worcester Arena! Jake from X Factor and Im’ a Celebrity is going to be there! Along with loads of other acts!

Worcestershire CP Football Kickstart



Date: Sunday 18th January

Time: 12.00pm-3.00pm

Venue: Malvern St James Sports and Fitness Centre, 33 Barnards Green Road, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 3LH

Cost: Free, must book in advance by 10 Jan 2015


Push 2 Health Programme

The second Push2Health programme is being launched. It is a 12 week programme aimed at with physical impairments or disabilities that may have prevented them from taking part / wanting to take part in sport and physical activity and aims to support those who want to do more in a supporting and safe environment. There are 2 taster sessions running on Tuesday 25th Nov & Tuesday 2nd Dec 2014 between 6.00pm – 8pm at the Riverside activity Hall at the University of Worcester. This is located next to the Arena. The whole programme is free to attend including the taster sessions.

Then the progarmme starts on the the 12 week programme on Tuesday 6th Jan 2015 (6-8pm) and we will offer a variety of physical activities to suit the needs of group, so everyone feels confident, comfortable and pushed a little to try and improve on their fitness and physical activity levels. They will do a variety of activities including adapted circuits, wheelchair basketball, use of McCelland fitness centre as well as some new activities targeting everyday movement skills and Pilates!

Please get in contact using the details below to sign up, to see if you are okay to join or for more information:

Andrea Faull

Tel: 00 44 (0)1905 855265

Email: a.faull@worc.ac.uk

Susannah Barnett continuing to inspire others

Susannah Barnett is competing next month on the Thames and fundraising for a new boat. To read more follow the link: http://www.worcesternews.co.uk/sport/11530547.Blind_rower_in_bid_to_inspire_others/