Olympic boxing champion supports Legacy Park

15th April 2015 | 0 Comments

Nicola, who became the first female boxer in history to win an Olympic gold medal at the London Games, hopes the multi-million pound project will inspire more people to improve their health and become involved in sport and physical activity.  Flyweight Nicola trains with the GB Boxing squad at the English Institute of Sport Sheffield [...]

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New Oasis Academy announces principal

8th April 2015 | 0 Comments

James Pape has been appointed Principal Designate of Oasis Academy Don Valley, which will be located on part of the Olympic Legacy Park.  He joins Oasis full time in April and will work to recruit a first-class team for the launch of the Academy.   Previously James was Deputy Head Teacher at George Pindar School in [...]

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Former Sheffield MP joins prestigious 500 with accolade

1st April 2015 | 0 Comments

The City and Guilds of London Institute has awarded Mr Caborn, a key figure in the current development of the Olympic Legacy Park in Sheffield, an Honorary Fellowship of the City.The prestigious City and Guilds, which now operates across the globe, has only given a fellowship to around 500 people in its long history.   [...]

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New base for Olympic Legacy Park team

1st April 2015 | 0 Comments

The new base, inside the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield (EIS Sheffield), has been set up to support the project team in the development of the OLP.  It comes after EIS Sheffield, along with the nearby iceSheffield, were incorporated into the unique project – a joint venture in the East End of the city [...]

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Sheffield’s Second UTC Consultation Result

27th March 2015 | 0 Comments

Young people, parents and employers have taken part in the consultation for UTC 2 Sheffield for Human Sciences and Computing, which closes at the end of today, Friday March 27th, after being extended by one week.  Sheffield’s second UTC is due to open at the Olympic Legacy Park in September 2016. The £10 million facility will [...]

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