Funding for sport and art

A TOTAL of £81,000 grant funding is currently available from Nottinghamshire County Council to sports and arts community groups and young sports stars.

The council has unveiled three separate pots of funding which is available to a range of community groups and which will help many people in Nottinghamshire celebrate London 2012 in style.

There is £42,000 available from the Nottinghamshire Arts Fund, £23,000 available in the annual Rising Stars budget and £16,000 available in the Community Sports Fund.

People should apply online.