Essex FA support disability campaigners

09:00 15 February 2014

Essex County FA have lent its support to Level Playing Fields (LPF) organisation.

Essex County FA have lent its support to Level Playing Fields (LPF) organisation.


The Essex County FA have lent its support to the Level Playing Field (LPF) ‘Weeks of Action’ 2014, which provide a real opportunity to show what the LFP have achieved for disabled football supporters and the wider disabled community.

Campaigning and advisory organisation LFP work on the behalf of all disabled supporters, sharing good practice, raising awareness and promoting improved access to sports stadiums for disabled fans and disabled people who aspire to attend live sporting events.

LPF also use the unique voice of sport to improve access and inclusion for disabled people across a wider society by working alongside sports bodies and the government.

The organisation offer advice to clubs, sporting bodies and individuals. They also run a yearly award scheme recognising people who have made a difference to disabled supporters and provide a professional and cost effective ‘Access Audit’ programme. These are specifically written for sports stadia, venues and arenas.

The LPF Weeks of Action 2014 run from March 15-30. For more information about Level Playing Field and the Weeks of Action, or to join them or sign-up to receive their newsletters, you can go online to, e-mail or call 01244 893584.


Latest Romford Sports News

13 minutes ago
Dagenham & Redbridge pair Oliver Hawkins and Jordan Maguire-Drew (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers striker and assistant talk up forward options ahead of visit from Silkmen

West Ham United's Andy Carroll.

Still no sign of Carroll and Sakho for West Ham

Action from the derby between Romford & Gidea Park and Campion (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Campion and Upminster back in action this weekend after the London Leagues took a break from rugby last Saturday

Essex head coach Chris Silverwood (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Chris Silverwood delighted to sign international quality for next year

Royal Liberty's year seven squad with Mr Howells

Whitgift 1 Royal Liberty 2

Lauren Deadman of Havering AC (pic: Kevin White).

Local PE Teacher beats Great Britain athlete to finish third in Great Birmingham Run

West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic before the Premier League match at London Stadium.

Hammers boss Slaven Bilic must decide whether to stick to his wing-back system

Marshalls Park's year seven squad

Marshalls Park 2 Sedgehill School 1

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read sport


Show Job Lists

News from your area


Click on the banner above for full coverage of the centenary commemorations of the outbreak of the First World War.


£3,000 goes a long way at Boots

Cosmetics, toiletries, vitamins and more. Boots is the number one choice when it comes to purchasing daily essentials.

Kit yourself out and go Apple mad!

If you’re obsessed with Apple or just love a good gadget, this is a prize that will blow you away! An incredible £3,333 to spend on Apple goodies! How would you like to be the proud new owner of the Apple Watch?

Digital Edition


Enjoy the
Romford Recorder
e-edition today


Education and Training


Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now