Encouraging recreational facilities for everyone

MembershipFunding & Loans

Welcome

Leicestershire and Rutland Playing Fields Association is a long established, independent charity whose aim is to promote, support and advise on the provision of children’s play at playing fields, playgrounds and recreational areas across the region.

Working to improve and protect sport and recreational facilities across Leicestershire and Rutland

£7 million Government funding for cycle safety

Cyclists in a number of cities will benefit from a £7 million government investment in projects to improve road safety, helping create more bike-friendly areas. The funding has been announced as part of the Department for Transport’s cycle safety review, which aims to...

read more

Do’s and Dont’s when writing a funding application

London Sport has produced some excellent resources to support individuals and clubs to help gain funding. Their ‘Do’s and Don’ts when writing a funding application’ guide provides a set of do’s and don’ts when completing the final stage in the grant fundraising...

read more

After the Olympics: What now for sport funding?

British winter sport has earned respect internationally – but it can carry on doing so only if the money bags remain open. That Winter Olympics cycle ended, in 2002, with just two medals at the Games in Salt Lake City. Sixteen years on, public funding has indeed been...

read more

£7 million Government funding for cycle safety

Cyclists in a number of cities will benefit from a £7 million government investment in projects to improve road safety, helping create more bike-friendly areas. The funding has been announced as part of the Department for Transport’s cycle safety review, which aims to...

read more

Do’s and Dont’s when writing a funding application

London Sport has produced some excellent resources to support individuals and clubs to help gain funding. Their ‘Do’s and Don’ts when writing a funding application’ guide provides a set of do’s and don’ts when completing the final stage in the grant fundraising...

read more

Get in touch

If you have a query about Leicestershire and Rutland Playing Fields Association or require specific advice or guidance about a sports-related enquiry, please contact us using this form.

11 + 9 =