Executive publishes Coronavirus recovery strategy

May 12, 20200

A phased five-stage plan for slowly moving out of lockdown has been published by the Executive today. The document sets out the approach the Executive will take when deciding how
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Economy Department announces £40 million secured for microbusiness Hardship Fund

May 6, 20200

Economy Minister Diane Dodds has announced that £40 million is to be made available for a new Hardship Fund aimed at microbusinesses which have not been able to avail of
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Outdoor Recreation NI launch survey on use of outdoors during lockdown

May 5, 20200

Important survey launched on use of outdoors during lockdown A new survey has been launched to find out how the public in Northern Ireland has been able to exercise and
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General Team Manager for Birmingham 2022- NI Commonwealth Games Council

May 5, 20200

The Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games Council (NICGC) is seeking to recruit a General Team Manager (Sport) for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. The information below serves as an invitation for
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Sport NI launch The Sport Wellbeing Hub

April 23, 20200

Sport NI CEO Antoinette McKeown, in partnership with the PHA, today announced the launch of new initiative The Sport Wellbeing Hub in response to the COVID 19 challenge.  The Hub is
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Coronavirus: £25,000 Grant Scheme extended to Sport

April 20, 20200

Registration is now open for businesses to apply for the £25,000 Business Grant Scheme for the retail, hospitality, tourism and leisure sectors This scheme has been provided to support businesses
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Sports Hardship Fund

April 15, 20200

Sport Northern Ireland regrets to announce that they have reluctantly taken the decision to suspend new applications to the Sports Hardship Fund pending confirmation of additional funding. By lunchtime on
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NI Sports Forum urges greater support for the sports sector

March 31, 20200

The Northern Ireland Sports Forum has today written to Department of Economy to express disappointment that the sporting sector has been excluded from the £10,000 Small Business Rate Relief scheme,
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Minister Hargey ensures Sports Sector is supported

March 30, 20200

Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey MLA has instructed officials to work with Sport NI and NI Sports Forum to put in place immediate practical steps to support the sports sector. Outlining
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Covid-19 Support Schemes

March 27, 20200

Many thanks to our friends at the Sport and Recreation Alliance for collating information for organisations during this difficult time. What loans are available to businesses? Larger businesses can access
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