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16 Sep 2021

Ignite helps celebrate the grand opening of Oxford’s newest secondary school

Oxford’s first new secondary school in almost 60 years has opened – and Ignite Sport UK were on hand to celebrate the occasion by providing fun archery sessions for visitors. Located just a stone’s th...

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15 Sep 2021

Badminton champion Gail Emms inspires Ignite team at annual conference

Ignite Sport UK staff were treated to an inspirational talk from World Championship badminton gold medallist Gail Emms MBE at our annual staff conference.   The five-times World Championship, Eur...

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10 Sep 2021

Ignite appoints Sorcha Murphy as new Business Development Manager

Ignite Sport UK is pleased to confirm Sorcha Murphy has joined our growing team as Business Development Manager to support the provision of apprenticeships nationally.  Sorcha joins Ignite from L...

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8 Sep 2021

Junior Content Producer apprenticeship launched to help clubs engage with fans

Ignite Sport UK has launched a 12-month Junior Content Producer apprenticeship scheme for sports clubs. The on-the-job professional training programme helps clubs upskill colleagues or recruit new tal...

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6 Sep 2021

Quality training is a key piece in the apprenticeship jigsaw

An apprenticeship grants people the confidence and skills required to help them progress, thrive and become a leader within their team.   In return, employers grow their workforce with people who...

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2 Sep 2021

Receive a £3,000 cash boost for hiring an apprentice

Organisations wishing to take advantage of the Government’s cash bonus scheme for hiring apprentices have just one month left to register. Businesses already receive £1,000 for hiring an apprentice. B...

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12 Aug 2021

Oxford City Player Recruitment 2021/22 Season

We are currently looking for new players to join us here at Oxford City FC for the 2021/22 season in the below age groups: Training Times: U6 Boys: Monday's 6-7pm U7 Boys: Tuesday's 5-6pm U10 Girls: W...

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27 Jul 2021

The Olympic Games: how it inspires a new generation of participants and coaches

“The important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win, but to take part; the important thing in life is not triumph, but the struggle.” Those are the legendary words of Pierre de Coubertin, founder ...

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13 Jul 2021

Ignite Sport UK and Sport in Mind partner to deliver free activity sessions

Adults experiencing mental health issues have been invited to attend free weekly sports-based activity sessions delivered by Ignite Sport UK in partnership with Sport in Mind. Hosted at the Iffley Roa...

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