General Election: What the major parties are promising

04 May
04 May
Conservative
  • an expanded schools games concept
  • an increased proportion of lottery good cause funding for sport
  • a reduction in bureaucracy affecting volunteers
Labour
  • 5 hours school sport for all under 19 in full-time education
  • 10,000 new volunteer coaches by 2012
  • Consultation on securing a ‘fair return to sport’ from the betting industry
Liberal Democrat
  • Stronger school clubs links
  • a change in lottery taxation to provide greater funding to sport
  • closure of loop-holes in the protection of playing fields
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Politics and you
Have you spoken to or written to an MP or a local councillor on any issues regarding Deaf sport?  If so, UKDS would love to hear who they were and what they said.  Contact us with some details .

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Reaching Potential

UK Deaf Sport aims to enable Deaf people to reach their full potential in sport. We work to increase opportunities by working in partnerships with key organisations to create a sporting future that is DEAFinitely Inclusive from grassroots through to Elite level Sport.