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Youngsters get sporty with activity day in Sidestrand

PUBLISHED: 07:00 30 October 2010

Sidestrand Hall School sporting sessions with Football in the Community. Picture shows l-r Sam Glen, Daniel Bailey.

Sidestrand Hall School sporting sessions with Football in the Community. Picture shows l-r Sam Glen, Daniel Bailey.

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Youngsters with disabilities and learning difficulties were given the chance to try a range of different sports in a special activity day.

The event was organised as part of Norwich City Football Club’s Football in the Community (FITC) programme, and took place at Sidestrand Hall School near Cromer on Thursday , with another session on Friday .

Sports youngsters were given the chance to try included football, basket ball and dodgeball,

Kristian Websdale, community sports coach with FITC, said: “We have lots of different sports for youngsters with a mixed range of disabilities.

“The aim is to get the youngsters mixing with other people and also trying all the different sports.”

To find out more about the opportunities offered by the FITC Disability programme, contact Laurence York on 01603 761112.


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