Articles by macmanus17

A number of charities will benefit after thousands of pounds were raised in an art initiative organised by Aberdeen’s Bon Accord Rotary Club. The Cat Parade was held at the Marcliffe Hotel on Wednesday 28 September and featured 100 replicas of ‘Kelly’s Cat’s, which adorn the parapet of Union …

Total Football Aberdeen

29/09/2016 // 0 Comments

Contractor appointed to create Scotland’s first ever Cruyff Court community facility. Plans to create a world-renowned multi-use community sports facility in Aberdeen have reached a new milestone as a contractor has been appointed to start work. The new Catherine Street Court will get an extreme …

Streetsport Elevated to the Top

01/09/2016 // 0 Comments

Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) Streetsport initiative has scooped another prestigious prize at the recent Elevator Awards. The initiative which operates under the auspices of the Denis Law Legacy Trust won the Alick Buchanan-Smith Enterprising Communities Award for its innovative delivery of free sports and creative …

On Trend

03/08/2016 // 0 Comments

Graham Thom of the Denis Law Legacy Trust and Development Officer Mark Williams of Streetsport, share how the project is helping to change the lives of youngsters in the city. ‘The Denis Law Legacy Trust was set up to give young people in the city …

StreetGames Partnership

20/06/2016 // 0 Comments

Coca-Cola Great Britain has extended its six-year partnership with doorstep sports charity StreetGames in a move which will bring thousands more opportunities for people to access grassroots sports and activities across the UK. The new partnership will see StreetGames and Coca-Cola Great Britain work together …

Cruyff Court Denis Law

19/05/2016 // 0 Comments

Scotland’s first Cruyff Court Denis Law in Aberdeen Plans to create a world-renowned multi-use community sports facility in Aberdeen have been given the green light today by councillors. Catherine Street Court is to undergo an extreme make-over as part of regeneration plans to create Scotland’s first …

Young Scot Community Award Hannah Clews

29/04/2016 // 0 Comments

Streetsport Assistant Development Officer Hannah Clews was recently nominated for a Young Scot Award. The Community Award celebrates the work accomplished by a young person who improves the lives of people within a community. They may have demonstrated good citizenship by influencing decision-making at local government …

Streetswim Success

27/04/2016 // 0 Comments

Streetsport is proud to announce the success of our latest activity Streetswim. Streetswim was launched in partnership with Kaimhill Primary School to enable Primary 7 pupils to gain more confidence in and around water. The results were clear: 100% of the participants now believe that if they fell into …

Goal Model News: Rachel Corsie

11/04/2016 // 0 Comments

Denis Law “Goal Model” Rachel Corsie is a successful ‘soccer’ player for Seattle Reign FC, in the USA, and one of the Scotland’s national football team stars. Despite living on the other side of the Atlantic, she still actively follows Streetsport and as one of our ‘Denis Law …

Street Tennis Launch

11/04/2016 // 0 Comments

Denis Law’s Streetsport and Judy Murray’s Tennis on the Road start our first partnership with this exciting new programme: Street Tennis. The project will provide free training to children from deprived areas of Aberdeen and to our young volunteers. StreetTennis has been created thanks to …

Volunteer Ruairidh Morrison

11/04/2016 // 0 Comments

Ruairidh Morrison has been involved in Streetsport for the last 6 years, during which he has progressed from a participant to a Volunteer to a Soccarista and is now being paid as a Coach at our increasingly successful Garthdee session on a Wednesday evening.   Name: …

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