The Chair's Opinion

Chair's Opinion

cCLOA welcomes the Governments’ proposal to produce a new national Sport Strategy and Mark Allman, Chair of cCLOA, shares the Associations’ response to what we consider to be critical issues moving forward.

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Mark Allman, Chair of cCLOA urges members to feedback on the
New Strategy for Sport: Consultation Paper.

 

 

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Mark Allman, Chair of cCLOA feels that the next 2 years are going to continue to be a massive challenge for those of us responsible for culture and leisure services, but there is reason for optimism and a raft of opportunities.

 

 

 

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Iain Varah, Chair & Mark Allman, Vice- Chair of cCLOA reflect on the future role of local authority sports and leisure services and the principle issues facing local government.

 

 

 

 

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Iain Varah, has now been Chair of cCLOA for almost a month.....Iain Varah-thumb nail

 

 

 

 

 

His first opinion column reflects on the Members Meeting in June and summarises the key points made by the excellent line-up of speakers.  You can also find out what he has been doing during his first month of tenure, who he has met and more about his priorities for cCLOA.

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Time to pass on the baton… Richard Hunt signs off as his term as Chair of cCLOA comes to an end.

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Richard HuntRichard Hunt, Chair of cCLOA welcomes the green shoots for sporting legacy with a long awaited £150 million school sport investment, but cautions that multiple offers from a range of deliver partners could cause fragmentation.  He calls for leaders to get involved and help ensure that future commissioning for sport and P.E. really meet the local needs.

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Richard HuntRichard Hunt, Chair of cCLOA asserts that we need to raise our game again and accelerate the debate for a rounded legacy strategy that includes public health, CCGs and the education sector as key sport and physical activity partners and investors.

 

 

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Richard HuntRichard Hunt, Chair of cCLOA provides an insight into the impact of the cuts, and makes some compelling suggestions as to how the sector best brings about joined up local solutions in an article for Sports Management Magazine.

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Richard HuntRichard Hunt reflects on his year as Chair of cCLOA, considering the three core areas of focus for the sector as we move into ‘legacy mode’ and sharing the headlines from cCLOA’s latest financial survey.

 

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