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Catch 22 looking to protect young people from County Lines exploitation

Catch 22 County Lines Support and Rescue Service is protecting young people at risk of exploitation through County Lines in the four most prevalent areas – Merseyside, London, West Midlands and Greater Manchester.

Tribute: Erin Madden

Tributes have poured in for 15-year-old Erin Madden, a young boxer from JCs ABC in Merseyside and Cheshire, after she lost her life swimming in open water on 1st June.

Join the DiSE programme from September 2023

The Level 3 Diploma in Sporting Excellence (DiSE) Programme is now recruiting for its new intake of boxers for September 2023.

Joe Gallagher Boxing Academy to host DiSE open day

The Joe Gallagher Boxing Academy will host a DiSE open day on Saturday 26th November, between 10am and 12pm at the Manchester Youth Zone in Harpurhey, Manchester.

Community Boxing Apprentices spotlight: Ali-Yousri Assad

The apprenticeships have been created to harness the excitement and interest in the sport generated by the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games – and provide a lasting legacy. Ali-Yousri Assad is excited to give back to boxing and learn how to put on his own events in the future.

Women’s Coach Developement Programme spotlight: Nadia Lewis-Burke (No Limits)

The Merseyside and Cheshire-based coach is determined to continue to learn, adapt and challenge herself in this new twist in her coaching journey.

11 female coaches qualify thanks to Punch Like a Girl Course

The latest England Boxing Punch Like a Girl Course was completed last weekend. with 11 new female level coaches now qualified.

Case study: Kirkby ABC keen to continue the community legacy

Established in 1961, Kirkby ABC has achieved many successes throughout the years due to the high population density and dedicated coaches.

Meet England Boxing’s new North West and Merseyside and Cheshire Club Support Officer

Alex Vass has this week begun her new role as England Boxing’s Club Support Officer (CSO) for the North West and Merseyside and Cheshire regions.

New gym for Runcorn ABC to mark coming out of lockdown

Runcorn ABC is pulling no punches on its return following the Coronavirus lockdown – having set up a completely new and refurbished gym.