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  1. Maureen York (left) and her husband Steven take part in a Happy and Healthy class at the Great Sankey Neighbourhood Hub

    Fresh thinking at the Hub

    23rd September 2021

    Exercise classes tailored to people with dementia are emblematic of this sports centre's bold new approach

  2. Good Luck #TNLAthletes!

    1st July 2021

    Join us in wishing luck to #TNLAthletes ahead of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics this summer and let’s #MakeAmazingHappen!

  3. The Athlete Lockdown Lowdown

    11th November 2020

    Catch up with the Lockdown Lowdown of Top Athletes.

  4. I've turned my living room into a Gym!

    21st August 2020

    National Lottery funded athlete Ali Jawad has been working out in his living room in lockdown, using the Games’ postponement to bolster his bid for a maiden gold medal. We catch up with him on his Track To Tokyo

  5. Track to Tokyo - The ones to watch

    22nd July 2020

    To celebrate one year to go (again) until the Tokyo Games, we teamed up with UK Sport to introduce you to our 21 athletes you should be keeping an eye on in a year's time.

  6. ⭐ Wall of Fame- Athlete Edition ⭐

    22nd July 2020

    This week we get the 'lockdown lowdown' on three Olympic and Paralympic athletes...

  7. Shooting hoops with the Wolves

    20th July 2020

    Jim O’Brien's life has been transformed by membership of the North West Wolves Basketball Club

  8. 5 things to do at home this week (26/05/2020)

    26th May 2020

    In this edition, we become at home actors, explore another gallery from our living room, Redesign London transport, work out with Sport NI, and join Into film for a mega movie night!

  9. Beating depression to the punch

    20th January 2020

    The National Lottery is helping a boxing academy deliver schemes that benefit both physical and mental health

  10. On a roll with Lily Rice

    14th January 2020

    WCMX champion Lily Rice honed her skills at a National Lottery-funded skate park in Haverfordwest

  11. Welsh women don't hold their punches

    19th December 2019

    Gemma Price's all-women group Boxing Pretty is a hit with women of all ages at this Cardiff boxing club

  12. Where are they now - Catching up with Sheffield Steelkings

    13th November 2019

    Ahead of The National Lottery Awards, we catch up with some of last year’s winning projects to see how life has been since their victory a year ago. Today, it’s the turn of Sheffield Steelkings, and Jake Oakley, their club chairman.