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21/02/13
Grassroots Community Sport Legacy for Young People in Kingston

Residents of Kingston can now try outdoor table tennis thanks to a funding grant given to Dickerage Sports and Community Centre an ...


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01/01/13
Have a Field Day in the news!

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07/11/12
Fields in Trust welcomes new Government Guidance

Fields in Trust Welcomes New Guidance   The Department for Education published new Guidance ...

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05/11/12
Fields in Trust funding boosts local village's sports dream

£3,000 boost to local village sports dream There’s cause for celebratory fireworks in ...

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04/11/12
£2,000 grant for Hatfield Park

De Havilland Grange in Hertfordshire will be celebrating this November thanks to Fields in Trust. ...

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03/11/12
Funding for arson-struck cricket pavilion in Reading

Local cricket pavilion rises from the flames thanks to Fields in Trust funding There’s real ...

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02/11/12
Nottinghamshire rec ground in tip top condition thanks to QEII Fields Challenge Funding

£1,500 grant to keep Nottinghamshire Rec Ground in tip top condition There’s cause f ...

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01/11/12
Berkshire field gets FIT for the future with funding

Grant awarded to Streatley Meadows National charity Fields in Trust awarded a grant of £1,5 ...

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01/11/12
Protected space to play in Lancaster

It’s playtime in Lancaster thanks to national charity Fields in Trust. They have awarded a g ...

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01/11/12
Torpoint natural beauty spot boosted by FIT funding

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31/10/12
Funding ready for field’s new future as community Jubilee Field

There’s cause for celebratory fireworks in Devon this November thanks to national charity Fi ...

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28/10/12
Corse and Staunton Playing Fields future-proofed with FiT funding

There’s real cause for fireworks in Corse and Staunton this November. National charity Fields ...

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11/10/12
Newcastle: Kate Middleton North East Tour

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10/10/12
HRH The Duchess of Cambridge visits Newcastle to celebrate Fields in Trust’s legacy programme

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge visited Elswick Park, a newly protected Queen Elizabeth II Field, in Ne ...

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09/10/12
£2,500 improvements for Nottinghamshire Park

Collingham Play Park are celebrating this November thanks to national charity Fields in Trust (FiT). ...

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02/10/12
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to Visit QEII Field in Newcastle!

Fields in Trust is delighted to announce that TRHs The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit Elsw ...

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29/08/12
Inclusion fund opens today!

Funding up for grabs to make parks and playgrounds more accessible Today, to coincide with the op ...

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08/08/12
Fields are as vital as funding for sporting legacy

Team GB of the future needs the fields Yes, funding is essential but don’t forget about the ...

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08/08/12
FIT comments on the school playing fields sell off

Charity warns of looming threat from academies to sporting future It is a cause for concern when ...

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07/08/12
FIT response to Guardian article school playing fields sell-off

On Tuesday 7 August 2012, the Guardian featured a story on the sale of school playing fields: http:/ ...

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31/07/12
Islington streets ahead of other London boroughs with grassroots Olympic legacy

Newspapers last night awarded TFL gold for their efforts to make travel seamless during the Olympics ...

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27/07/12
How do the Olympics legacies shape up across the UK?

We've pulled together the statistics on how landowners in regions and counties across the UK compare ...

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23/07/12
Fields in Trust’s Olympic Legacy brings benefit to over 1300 communities across the UK

Seven years after the announcement of London as the successful host city the opening ceremony of the ...

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10/07/12
QEII Fields Inclusion Fund Announced!

Today marks 50 days until the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Paralympic Games and to celebrate ...

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04/07/12
Improvement Funds for Scotland!

Great news today for QE Fields in Scotland who can now apply to for two different strands of funding ...

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22/06/12
Asda Staff Meet Prince William in Boston

http://www.thisislincolnshire.co.uk/staff-Asda-Boston-meet-Prince-William/story-16419192-detail/stor ...

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21/06/12
Fun Day Celebration

http://www.thisissouthwales.co.uk/Fun-day-celebration/story-16419996-detail/story.html ...

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21/06/12
Millennium Park to be Protected in Queen Elizabeth ll Challenge

http://www.thewestonmercury.co.uk/news/park_to_be_protected_1_1414140 ...

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21/06/12
Stow Town Council Plants Trees in Honor of the Diamond Jubilee

http://www.thisisgloucestershire.co.uk/Stow-roots-Jubilee-wood/story-16419603-detail/story.html ...

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21/06/12
The Queen and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Nottingham for the Diamond Jubilee

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/articles/351802/20120613/diamond-jubilee-prince-william-kate-middleton-acco ...

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19/06/12
Royal visit to Nottingham summary

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15/06/12
Duke of Edinburgh's 91st birthday

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/prince-philip-at-91-gyles-brandreth-872258 ...

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15/06/12
The Queen, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Vernon Park in Nottingham for dedication of the QEII Fields Challenge

http://au.ibtimes.com/articles/351986/20120614/kate-middleton-fashion-repeat-jubilee-tour.htm http: ...

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14/06/12
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and the Queen make a trip to Nottingham for a QE ll field day event

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2158629/Kate-Middleton-recycles-ANOTHER-outfit-Duchess-Cam ...

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14/06/12
Duke of Cambridge speech

This is the text of the speech that The Duke of Cambridge gave during the Diamond Jubilee tour, at t ...

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14/06/12
Royal visit by The Queen, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to QEII Field in Nottingham

http://www.examiner.com/article/duke-and-duchess-of-cambridge-join-queen-for-jubilee-visit http://w ...

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14/06/12
The Queen and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Vernon Park

http://uk.eurosport.yahoo.com/news/queen-east-midlands-jubilee-032720987.html ...

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14/06/12
The Queen, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge for Royal visit to Nottingham

http://www.thisisnottingham.co.uk/QUEEN-S-VISIT-Future-Nottingham-s-Vernon-Park/story-16364892-detai ...

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14/06/12
The Queen, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit QEII Field on Diamond Jubilee tour

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2012/06/13/kate-duchess-of-cambridge-blue-queen-diamond-jubilee_n_15 ...

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14/06/12
Thurs 15: Diamond Jubilee Celebration in Vernon Park with The Queen and Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

http://www.popsugar.com.au/Kate-Middleton-Prince-William-Queen-Visit-Nottingham-Diamond-Jubilee-2354 ...

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13/06/12
Duke of Cambridge dedicates QEII Fields Challenge to Her Majesty

  HM The Queen and TRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Nottingham to celebrate Fields ...

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08/06/12
Guardian letter response

Fields in Trust response to the brief letter published in The Guardian Weds 6 June, from Open Spaces ...

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01/06/12
It is the Diamond Jubilee weekend

"The nationwide Diamond Jubilee celebrations this weekend promise to be truly spectacular. Th ...

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29/05/12
GSK secures future of local playing fields with FIT as part of London 2012 legacy

GSK has today entered a partnership with Fields in Trust (FIT) to secure the future of its Swyncombe ...

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29/05/12
Royal Visit to QEII Field in Nottingham Announced!

Fields in Trust is delighted to be welcoming our Patron HM The Queen, our President HRH The Duke of ...

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28/05/12
Fields in Trust part of Diamond Jubilee Pageant

THAMES DIAMOND JUBILEE ANNOUNCES CHARITY PARTNERS FOR PAGEANT The Thames Diamond Jubilee Foundati ...

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23/05/12
Charity gives residents the chance to get fit for the Olympics and beyond

In this year of Olympic sport, 10 communities across the UK have had an innovative and accessible ou ...

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11/05/12
Berkshire: Funding Case Study

Streatley Meadows, Berkshire. Owned by Heart of Streatley Charitable Trust Preserving their heritag ...

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10/05/12
Gloucestershire - Funding Case Study

Fretherne with Saul & Framilode Playing Field, Gloucestershire. Owned by Fretherne with Saul &am ...

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10/05/12
Lancashire: Funding Case Study

Queen Elizabeth II Fields Challenge Funding Case Study Town Lane Field, Lancashire. Owned by H ...

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18/04/12
Prince Harry to attend the London Marathon

This year, the London Marathon Charitable Trust has partnered with the Foundation of Prince William ...

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03/04/12
Forward thinking Cricket Club in Kent becomes one of the first to protect their pitch

Sherwood Cricket Club (SCC), Kent is one of only four trailblazing cricket clubs across the UK prote ...

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30/03/12
Launch of Have a Field Day

Duke of Cambridge’s Diamond Jubilee tribute to the Queen celebrated by Islington park Gille ...

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16/03/12
Hampshire: Protection against bulldozers

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14/03/12
Hitting billboards near you!

We're appearing on billboards near you! Keep an eye out - if you see one, let us know with the twitt ...

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06/03/12
Use of school sports facilities after hours

Sport England have recently released guidance on using school facilites after hours: Normal ...

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27/02/12
Eastern regions lead the field in protecting outdoor space

The Eastern counties of Cambridgeshire, Essex and Norfolk are the top three counties across the Unit ...

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16/02/12
Plaque of Protection

Each Queen Elizabeth II Field will receive a cast metal plaque indicating that it is part of the pro ...

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07/02/12
QEII in the News January 2012

See all our press presence in January 2012 (pdf) ...

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11/01/12
Fields in Trust awards over £55,000 to Queen Elizabeth II Fields

27 communities across the country started 2012 with a strong salute to the sporting and royal events ...

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09/01/12
200 days to go

There is much fanfare today around the first cabinet meeting of 2012 being held at the Olympic Park ...

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20/12/11
£1 million Fund to Help Queen Elizabeth II Fields in London

Fields in Trust are delighted to announce a £1 million fund supported by The London Marathon C ...

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09/12/11
Charity Fields in Trust ensure more space for sports participation

The latest sport participation numbers are out today: there are fewer young people playing sport and ...

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24/11/11
Thousands of people say 'Save a Space for Me'

Parks and playing fields protected forever with public voter power Friday 18th November saw the end ...

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16/11/11
A Loud Bark to Save our Parks

With just two days to go until Save a Space for Me closes, retired greyhounds have come out in force ...

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20/10/11
27 Queen Elizabeth II Fields receive Sport England funding

Over half of the first wave of sports playing fields to earn improvement funding from Sport England' ...

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18/10/11
CHARITY PARTNERS WITH ASDA TO LAUNCH NEXT STAGE OF DIAMOND JUBILEE FIELDS LEGACY PROGRAMME

    COMMUNITIES OF GREAT BRITAIN TO VOTE ON LASTING OLYMPIC LEGACY   Sta ...

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17/10/11
William leads royal fight to safeguard green spaces

Sunday Times article 16 October 2011 The Royal defense of Britain's green and pleasant land has be ...

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03/10/11
What does Cheshire West and Chester gain by being involved?

Great web page from Cheshire West and Chester council about why they support the Queen Elizabeth II ...

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07/09/11
Vale MP wants nominations for Queen's Fields Challenge

VALE MP Alun Cairns has asked community councils from Wenove to Wick and the Vale of Glamorgan Counc ...

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15/08/11
500 fields

Half a century...not out! Hot on the heels of England’s cricketing success at the weekend ano ...

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10/08/11
The first field in Kent

Parish council protects living legacy for their community One woman’s dedication to her local ...

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05/08/11
What better way to mark the greatest sporting show on earth?

Green spaces to be protected GREEN spaces in Hoddesdon and Goffs Oak are to be protected from devel ...

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07/07/11
4 QEII Fields in Allerdale - and a WREN FIT Zone

Royal protection for west Cumbria green spaces (published 7 July 2011 in News and Star) Four green ...

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19/04/11
Chester Residents Receive a Helping Hand in Getting FIT!

Press Release 19th April 2011 Chester residents receive a helping hand in getting FIT    ...

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13/04/11
ASDA - Principal Partner of The Challenge

Monday's event was a great opportunity to mark the announcement of ASDA as principal partner of The ...

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12/04/11
Prince William and Catherine Middleton Visit Blackburn

The Queen Elizabeth II Fields Challenge event with Prince William and Catherine Middleton in Blackbu ...

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24/01/11
Workington residents receive a helping hand in getting FIT!

PRESS RELEASE 21st March 2011 Workington residents receive a helping hand in getting FIT   ...

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20/12/10
£300,000 Grant for WREN FIT Zones!

Click here to find out more WREN FIT Zones If exercise is good for the body and green space good f ...

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03/08/10
A playing field in Sheffield is saved from development.

A first time buyer who faced having his house pulled down before he'd even moved in is finally celeb ...

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14/07/10
Brentwood Borough Council shows its support for the QE II challenge

(originally published on http://warley.yourcllr.com/2010/07/13/2012-fields-challenge/ July 13 2 ...

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08/06/10
BBC coverage of Queen Elizabeth II Challenge

Prince launches jubilee project to save playing fields (published on BBC news homepage on 7 June 20 ...

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07/06/10
St James's Palace Press Release

www.princeofwales.gov.uk/mediacentre/pressreleases/prince_william_launches_fields_in_trust_diamond_j ...

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01/06/10
Prince William Launches New Campaign!

The Queen Elizabeth II Fields Challenge was officially launched today with the first ever showing of ...

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