Countdown to London 2012 in Glossop

14th Jul 2011

COUNTDOWN TO LONDON 2012 WITH HIGH PEAK ONE YEAR TO GO OLYMPIC GAMES GLOSSOP, WED 27th JULY 2011

The countdown has officially begun – there’s just over a year until the Olympic Games and the High Peak is going for gold with a day of Olympic inspired sports and activities.

Each district of Derbyshire has its own ‘Village Games’ officer to help local people set up sporting activities on their doorstep in the run up to the London 2012 games and beyond. You could say High Peak Village Games Officer

Emma Beswick is a sporting ‘Jim’ll Fix It’ helping local people set up clubs, training sessions and activities.

To mark the ‘year to go’ she’s teamed up with St Philip Howard and Glossop Community Sports Development Officer Emma Champion and Leanne Pace at Glossopdale ATP. With funding from Glossop & Tameside PCT and the Community Sports network, they are putting on a range of activities....

Download press release to see activities here