On 20th November Greater Manchester Local Organising Committee (LOC) received the LOC of the Year Award at the School Games National Summit in Coventry for the use of Young People's Voice within the planning for the School Games.
Thanks to all LOC members, the Greater Manchester SGO group, Oldham Sixth Form College and students on our Young Organising Committee for supporting the application and helping Greater Manchester be successful in achieving this award.
The award recognises three key areas;
Greater Manchester also scooped another award, with West Wigan's School Games Organiser (SGO), Cathy Robinson, winning SGO of the Year. This annual award is given to the SGO deemed to be performing best across the full SGO tasklist over a 12 month period. Take a look at the video below and see exactly why Cathy won the award.
The inaugural Greater Manchester (GM) Active Ageing Week took place from July 29th – August 2nd 2019 aiming to encourage and enable older adults to move more within everyday life to benefit their mental and physical health and to reduce social isolation.