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NE & Yorkshire Disability FC triumph at FA Disability Cup

The FA Disability Cup was held at St George’s Park on 16th and 17th June 2018 and hosted five finals across disability football including Cerebral Palsy, Amputee, Blind, Deaf and Powerchair football.  Within CP football the final was between the winners of the Northern Conference, NE & Yorkshire Disability FC and Chelsea Blues, the winners […]

Frame Footballers Makes History

On Saturday 16th June, history was made with Frame Football being showcased at the FA Disability Cup for the first time. The FA Disability Cup was held at St George’s Park on 16th and 17th June and hosted five finals across disability football including Cerebral Palsy, Amputee, Blind, Deaf and Powerchair football. As part of […]

CP Sport pays tribute to our Trustee Paul Schorb

Cerebral Palsy Sport is very sad to have to announce the death of our Trustee, Paul Schorb. Paul had served as a Trustee and Non-Executive Director of Cerebral Palsy Sport for a relatively short period after joining the Board in May 2017 but his impact was immediate. Paul served on our Board of Trustees and also […]

Cerebral Palsy Sport wins National Charity Award

Cerebral Palsy Sport is delighted to announce that our charity has been selected as one of the Weston Charity Awards winners for 2018. Our Chair Aideen Blackborough and our CEO Ali Talbot collected the award at an Awards Ceremony at the ThinkTank in Birmingham hosted by the Garfield Weston Foundation and Pilotlight. Cerebral Palsy Sport is one […]

Cerebral Palsy Sport gets into the swing for Table Cricket

Table Cricket Taster sessions have been delivered in Melton Mowbray over the past couple of weeks. Residents of Edgerton Lodge and Amwell Care homes and members of Mencap Melton and Age UK Melton all took part in Table Cricket start sessions to help raise awareness of the opportunities and benefits to play Table Cricket. Over […]

National CP Football Finals come to Nottingham

On Saturday the 2nd June CP Sports National Adults CP Football League came to an end with a 1 day finals tournament held at the University of Nottingham The day saw 9 teams who participate in the league between September and May, come together and battle on the pitch to win the National Cup.    […]

Team CP England set for World Games

The Team CP England training day took place on the 30th May at Moulton College in Northampton. The purpose of the day was to get the team together before heading out to Spain in the summer. 43 members of Team CP England supported by their families and supporters attended the training day where they received […]

Volunteers’ Week

During volunteers’ week which takes place between 1- 8 June, we will be highlighting some of the great things our volunteers do to support people with cerebral palsy taking part in sport. See some of the stories here to find out the reasons why our wonderful volunteers get involved. Each year we have over 300 people volunteer […]

Table Cricket on the Rise in Gloucester

Active Gloucestershire hosted a Table Cricket Workshop on Thursday 24th May 2018. Giving twelve new activators the knowledge and skills to deliver table cricket in the area. The participants, who were from a range of settings including housing associations, special schools and community services attended the session to gain an understanding of Table Cricket and […]