Sports Development

Operating a number of schemes to improve health and well being within Richmondshire

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Richmond Swimming Pool, on Station Road, received the accolade as part of work carried out by the staff and the Richmondshire Dementia Action Alliance which is aiming to make the district more dementia friendly.


Sports Development are working with primary schools to upskill their children in water safety and first aid, this is through delivering a message during an assembly, working with year 6 children before they go onto secondary school and after school clubs.


Sports development is involved in networking with other organisations, which allows information sharing about what is happening in Richmondshire. The meetings that are attended are very varied but they are a platform for Richmondshire Leisure Trust to help other organisations and to get help themselves.