Following 50% cuts to parks budgets, Lambeth Council is closing Streatham Common’s very popular Paddling Pool. Thanks though to funding from The John Horseman Trust, if we raise a further £7,000 locally, the Streatham Common Co-operative can take over management of the Paddling Pool and open it as usual this Summer.
FreeSport in association with Coca-Cola Zero ParkLives is part of the Mayor of London’s sport legacy programme. It enables organisations and community groups of all shapes and sizes to apply for grants of between £400 and £1,500 to run FREE sports activities for Londoners.
Applications are straight forward and we have lots of information for those who may never have applied for a grant before. FreeSport is about inspiring people of all ages and abilities to try a new sport and promote active lifestyles.
To be eligible for FreeSport funding your project must: