Monthly Archives: October 2012

New Sports Club for Children with Disabilities in Kirklees

A new sports club for young people with disabilities (14+)  started  on Saturday 27 October at the Deighton Sports Arena offering two hours of sports activities from 12noon -2pm. The Flame Club will offer young people aged 14 years and over … Continue reading

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Olympic dream for young swimmers

Young swimmers with learning difficulties will taste life as Olympic athletes next year. A seven strong team from the Borough of Kirklees Special Needs Club Squad is taking part in the Special Olympics National Games in Bath. It is a big … Continue reading

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Shabang! announce 2013 calendar release – ‘We are not just models, we are role models’

Shabang! are thrilled to launch a 2013 calendar with a difference. The full colour calendar features children and young people from Shabang projects. Each month depicts a witty seasonal theme and together with signs and symbols to aid communication the … Continue reading

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Joanne’s Story

Here is an inspirational story about a wonderful young lady as told by her mum, Christine Kempley. What a day! Watching our daughter, Joanne, carrying the Olympic Torch in West Yorkshire on a sunny day in June it was difficult … Continue reading

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BOK disability swim squad need your help!

HDSSG are proud to have some amazing swimmers in our group. They swim with the Borough Of Kirklees (BOK) disability squad and have their sights set on the Special Olympics in Bath next year. The squad have to raise a substantial … Continue reading

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