SiD’s aim is to provide reasonably priced sporting and recreational facilities for the people of Desford and surrounding areas.
SiD is a Registered Charity (No. 1100319) and is run by an Executive Management Committee, which consists of a management team and representatives from all the affiliated sports sections – Bowls, Football, Fitness Gym, Squash, Striders Running, Scouting and Tennis. The Committee members are volunteers. This Committee are answerable to a Board of 7 Trustees, all of whom also work on a voluntary basis.
For immediate response, please contact either our clubhouse manager, Debbie Curtis, whilst Emma Sylvester is on maternity leave, on email@example.com or on 07760 111869 or Jim Houghton, Development Officer, on 07967 353 790 or firstname.lastname@example.org or call the clubhouse on 01455 828786.
Stop Press – Update 21/05/2020
Following the government’s recent limited relaxation of the lockdown for some outdoors sports and following detailed advice from the relevant National Governing Bodies (NGBs), SiD is pleased to announce that members of 2 clubs will have limited access to outdoor facilities as follows:
Desford Lawn Tennis Club (DLTC) – opening Saturday 23rd May: see https://clubspark.lta.org.uk/DesfordLawnTennisClub
Desford Bowls Club (DBC) opening at 2pm on Monday, 25th May at 2.00pm: See bowls section under the activities tab above
We will update this information as soon as we receive any further advice, but unfortunately, in the meantime …
Sport in Desford Clubhouse remains closed
for the foreseeable future …. but we will be back as soon as we can!
The coronavirus crisis is unprecedented in modern times. Physical activity matters during this period and, actually, we think it’s more important than ever right now. We want to do everything that we can to support people to get and stay active, provided they are well enough.
As a result Leicester Rutland Sport (LRS) have now been able to launch their Healthy At Home offer which they will continue to develop and promote over the forthcoming months and are looking for support from partners to do so.
Their Healthy At Home webpage (www.lrsport.org/HealthyAtHome) hosts a range of resources, links, hints and tips to support people be Active At Home, Work At Home, Wellbeing At Home. This will be an expanding and developing resource.
Where are we?
Sport in Desford
The Flying Fields