Almond and Earn : Culture, History and Sport

Culture

Culture Perth and Kinross runs cultural activities throughout the locality. Mobile Libraries visit the towns and villages of the locality weekly. Many people access libraries in Perth.

Sport

Fitness classes take place in the Bridge or Earn Institute. Many people in the locality

Sports groups and teams in the area include:

 

Tay Valley Gymnastics Club Bridge of Earn Tennis Club
Bridge of Earn Bowling Club Tay Valley Gymnastics Club
Bridge of Earn Junior Football Club Strathallan Canoe Club
Dunbarney Netball Club

Live Active Leisure

Perth and Kinross is home to many famous sporting attractions. Our great outdoors makes Perth and Kinross a great place to cycle, run, canoe, golf and take part in many other outdoor activities.

Live Active Leisure offers a range of sport and leisure opportunities across Perth and Kinross. It operates 16 leisure venues throughout Perth and Kinross and works with partners to provide a range of community based activity opportunities for all ages, particularly children and young people. The Live Active venue in Kinross is located at the Loch Leven Community Campus.

There are hundreds of Community lead Sports clubs in Perth and Kinross. Live Active Leisure supports many of these groups through BOOST its Sports Development programme.

SCHOOL SPORT – Perth and Kinross has a network of Active Schools Co-ordinators who work together with schools, parents and communities to offer children and young people the opportunities and motivation to adopt active, healthy lifestyles, now and into adulthood.

Looking for ADVENTURE in our great outdoors LAL have a dedicated team with the aim of creating opportunities, developing resources, removing barriers and supporting growth, participation and learning for all outdoor learners in Perth and Kinross.

Being physically active is good for physical and mental health. WELLBEING programmes such as Stride for Life and Activity Referral in place to support the inactive to get active in communities across Perth and Kinross supported by the Wellbeing Team.

Loch Leven Community Campus is home to Live Active in Kinross-shire and is home to a swimming pool.