Category Archives: Sport

Search for Commonwealth Volunteers

Earlier this month, the organisers of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games launched their search for volunteers to help at the games. Glasgow 2014 are aiming to gather up to 15,000 volunteers to fulfil a range of roles assisting spectators, athletes … Continue reading

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Get In…to Swimming

I recently added my support to Save the Children’s ‘Get In’ campaign. The overall aim of the campaign, which is being led by Save the Children’s Young Ambassadors, is to improve the lives of the poorest children and young people in … Continue reading

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Sidelining Bad Behaviour

Up and down the country, the sight of parents lining sports fields to watch their children is a familiar one. The vast majority of these parents are there to proudly support their children whether it is for school sports or a local … Continue reading

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Lanarkshire 2011 – International Children’s Games

I was delighted to attend the opening ceremony of the International Children’s Games at Fir Park Stadium in Motherwell on Thursday 4th August. The games were hosted by North and South Lanarkshire Councils with children competing from 33 countries. The young athletes were … Continue reading

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