Eddie Izzard joins clubs & volunteers
Kick-starting the summer in style
STARS COME OUT
Clubs thrilled to meet sporting heroes
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Legacy, 1 Cynics, 0 One year on from the London 2012 Games, Join In and partners produce surge in local volunteering Close to 110,000 new volunteers were recruited to lend a hand at sports clubs and community groups during the Join In Summer 2013, building on the numbers of
last year’s inaugural event. With clubs saying they need more help, the boost will have a knock-on effect, enabling more people across the UK to
participate in grassroots sport. The success was thanks to strong partnerships with the Big Lottery Fund’s ‘Keeping the Spirit of 2012 Alive’ programme and Official Partners BT and Lloyds TSB. Featuring over 11,000 events across the UK over the anniversary of the London 2012 Games,
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