New awards scheme for community groups

Organisations and community groups across the county are being invited to apply for a new award recognising innovation in community sport and physical activity. The KUDOS Awards have been launched by the Kent Sport & Physical Activity Service, which is looking for projects which have benefited residents’ physical or mental well being, encouraged people’s development,…

Funding support for Kent sports stars

Sports men and women with ambitions to represent Great Britain at future Olympic and Paralympic Games are to be supported in their training with funding from Kent County Council. Building on the legacy from London 2012, the 42 sportsmen and women represent a range of sports and include disabled and non-disabled performers. They are all…

KCC award for Golden Girl Lizzy

Olympic gold medallist Lizzy Yarnold has been presented with a very special award by the chairman of Kent County Council. The Kent Invicta Award recognises residents of Kent who have achieved excellence in their chosen field or who have provided an exceptional service to the county. As part of the award Lizzy was also presented…