No Outdoor Sport At Over 1,000 Scottish Schools

More than 1,000 schools have no outdoor sports facilities, according to Scottish Labour. It claimed the figures provided to it by SportScotland show not enough is being invested by the Scottish government. A total of 1,040 schools were recorded as having no outdoor facilities. The Scottish government said £168m has been channelled through SportScotland since…

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Is Your Child Eating Too Much Sugar At Breakfast?

Children are consuming half of their daily sugar allowance during breakfast alone, health officials have warned. The average child in England eats the equivalent of three cubes of sugar (11g) every morning, Public Health England (PHE) said. Sugary cereals, fruit juice and some spreads are to blame, according to the health body’s new Change4Life campaign….

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Government Funding For National Parks Slashed By Millions Over Last Five Years

Government funding for national parks slashed by millions over last five years Government funding for England’s much loved national parks has been slashed over the last five years, new analysis has shown. Despite promises to protect their finances, they will receive significantly less money from government grants by 2020 than they were a decade earlier,…

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We’re recruiting!

Operations Administrator – Contracts and Sales Start Date: February 2017 We’re looking for a proactive, competent individual to join Team Pennine at our Cononley based offices, soon relocating to Silsden. This position is particularly suited to a self-starter with a positive output of work, who enjoys working on their own initiative and has a flexible…

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Keighley Play Area Campaigners Get A Nose For Planning Issues

A play area campaign prompted Woodhouse and Spring Bank residents to take a greater interest in future uses for all derelict land in their neighbourhood. Residents involved in the Keighley Big Local regeneration programme have already secured £30,000 of lottery funding to be spent in the 2017/18 financial year. But they were dismayed to find…

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from Team Pennine! We hope you all had a fantastic Christmas and are ready to start 2017!

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