Taking place on the 26th & 27th September at the SEC, Glasgow, Independent Living is Scotland’s largest independent living and disability lifestyle event. Bringing families, friends, carers, communities, healthcare professionals and industry experts together to see and buy the best products available and learn about the latest innovations for the care and lifestyle of people […]

World Para Dance Sport continues to grow around the world, as Chinese Taipei is announced as the host of Asia’s first introductory course from 3-4 October. Applications are now being accepted for coaches and dancers looking to grow their skills in practicing and teaching Para dance sport. The announcement comes off the back of a […]

Actor and former Welsh and English international rugby league player Keith Mason, who played 300 games in Rugby Super League and his Partner Riona Kelly  have been set a challenge by Para Dance UK the Charity that they both support  to show that Everyone can dance !. Keith who more well known for his Rugby career  than has dance moves accepted the challenge set By Para Dance UK to work […]

The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) is delighted to announce our new name. A first of many milestones in the charity’s 20th anniversary year, from Thursday 26 April 2018 EFDS will be operating as Activity Alliance. Commenting on the new name, Barry Horne Chief Executive of Activity Alliance said: “We are the same team […]

IPC to conduct extensive governance review

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) is to launch an extensive review of its governance structures for the first time since 2004 with the aim of strengthening its position as a world leading sports organisation. The purpose of the review is to assess the decision-making structures within the IPC, and to make recommendations on any changes […]

Champneys Supporting Para Dance Sport Team GB

Para Dance UK is proud to announce its first supporter of Para Dance Sport Team GB in 2018, the Champneys Charitable Foundation. The Foundation looks to donate money to a larger number of charities and individuals. In the past they have helped purchase specialist equipment such as wheelchairs, play and sensory room equipment, computers and […]

The Herts Sports Partnership is seeking to recruit 200 volunteer champions to build on the success of the Hertfordshire Year of Physical Activity (HYOPA) campaign. As the campaign strives to make Hertfordshire the most active county, the Champions project is being implemented as a legacy scheme designed to help everyday people get involved in sport […]

Actor and former Welsh and English international rugby league player Keith Mason, who played 300 games in Rugby Super League has agreed to become a patron of Para Dance UK. Keith who played representative level for Great Britain (Under-21), and at club level for the Wakefield Trinity Wildcats and Melbourne Storm, to name a couple. […]

Dance Extravaganza in Stevenage

Para Dance UK, funded by Stevenage Community Trust and supported by Hertfordshire Disability Sports Foundation, ran a successful Dance Extravaganza at the Stevenage Community Arts Centre on the 28th March 2018. The event was designed to promote inclusive dance for people in the community and around Hertfordshire. Patrick McGeough CEO of Para Dance UK said, […]