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SKY – Kiera Byland seeking to inspire at the Special Olympics GB National Games (29th July 2017)

Norfolk Now – Girl who was told she may not walk prepares for Special Olympics (25th July 2017)

Special Olympics GB athlete Ian Harper speaking incredibly on behalf of SOGB on a National BBC Radio Five Live debate – please go to 36 minutes & 36 seconds  (11th July 2017)

ITV NEWS Torch Run Coverage: https://twitter.com/SOGreatBritain/status/890644746040770560 – 27 July

SKY SPORTS Torch Run Coverage: https://twitter.com/SOGreatBritain/status/890891028756135936 – on the hour every hour, for 18 hours continuous 27/28 July

GAMES Ambassador launch of Britain’s Got Talent Kyle: http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/celebs/britain-s-got-talent-star-kyle-tomlinson-to-sing-at-special-olympics-opening-ceremony-in-sheffield-1-8665054

DAILY MAIL: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/pa/article-4722284/Sam-Allardyce-guest-honour-start-Special-Olympics-torch-run.html

DAILY MAIL: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-4737032/Ruben-Loftus-Cheek-joined-Crystal-Palace-sooner.html

SHROPSHIRE STAR: https://www.shropshirestar.com/news/local-hubs/bridgnorth/much-wenlock/2017/07/28/big-sam-launches-special-olympics/

MORNING STAR : http://www.morningstaronline.co.uk/a-65f8-Big-Sam-to-see-off-torch-for-South-Yorks-special-Games#.WXssM2CWxdg

EUROSPORT: http://www.eurosport.co.uk/football/sam-allardyce-ruben-loftus-cheek-should-have-joined-palace-sooner_sto6268964/story.shtml

TORCH RUN ON STAR: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=utW8fq8LC_0

TELEGRAPH: http://www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/sport/national/15429830.Sam_Allardyce_is_guest_of_honour_for_start_of_Special_Olympics_torch_run/

YORKSHIRE POST: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/sam-allardyce-is-guest-of-honour-for-start-of-special-olympics-torch-run-1-8665121

BBC RADIO FACEBOOK COVERAGE: https://www.facebook.com/bbcshropshire/videos/vb.140262795669/10154497881240670/?type=3&theater

BBC ONLINE: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-shropshire-40744349/special-olympics-torch-relay-begins-in-much-wenlock

Billy Sharp, signs up as Games Ambassador  14th Jul 2017

Special Olympics breakfast invite to showcase Sheffield National Games 2017

The Star, Sheffield July 2016 – Special Olympics Team Takes Tour Of Sheffield Venues Ahead Of 2017 Games

SUFC, April 2016 – Blades legend Tony Currie helped launch the ‘Volunteers Programme’ for Special Olympics GB Sheffield 2017 National Games

BBC News, April 2016 – Volunteers needed for Sheffield Special Olympics GB

The Star, Sheffield April 2016 – Hundreds of volunteers sought for Special Olympics in Sheffield

BBC News, January 2016 – Special Olympics GB’s Sheffield 2017 National Summer Games logo unveiled

The Star, Sheffield January 2016 – New Logo launched as Sheffield gears up to host Special Olympics

The Star, Sheffield November 2015 – Sheffield gears up to host Special Olympics

The Star, Sheffield August 2014 – Sheffield to host Special Olympics

York Press – Yorkshire Bowlers aiming for Summer Games (14.12.16)

ITV – James Toseland releases Special Olympics National Games anthem (26.05.17)

The Star – Football rivals join forces to boost Special Olympics (1.06.17)

Western Telegraph – Young Stars selected for Special Olympics (29.05.17)

IWCP – Swimming Plea (20.05.17)

The Star – Kell Brook backs Special Olympics National Games in Sheffield (19.04.17)

The Star – 400th Volunteer signs up for Special Olympics (7.02.17)

CSP – Special Olympics Seeks Volunteer Physios (25.04.17)

BBC – Tyne(12.03.17)

BBC – South Yorkshire Special Olympics (26.01.16)

The Star – Athletes and Artists ready for Special Olympics Opening Ceremony (02.05.17)

Chronicle Live – Kevin Keegan sings with Special Olympic Athletes (09.03.17)

Herts Ad – St Albans man becomes Special Olympics Ambassador (18.02.17)

The Northern Echo – School pupils win North East Business title for campaign promoting Special Olympics GB National Games (06.02.17)

Chronicle Live – Tyneside Athletes put through paces (1.06.16)

ITV – Special Olympics Stars send out an SOS (30.06.17)

Stamford Mercury – Stamford School pupils claim regional title in real business challenge (12.02.2017)

The Star – Special Olympics artwork unveiled in Sheffield (13.04.17)

The Star – Blades running for Special Olympics Sheffield Team (03.04.17)

The Star – Special Olympics Team takes a tour of Sheffield venues ahead of 2017 (06.07.16)

The Star – Sheffield gears up to host Special Olympics (12.11.15)

The Star – Sheffielders get a taste of sport benefits from Gold Medal winning athlete (26.03.17)

DNG24 – Funds boost for Special Olympics Team (16.02.17)

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The Star – Curtis Woodhouse and David Hirst to be guests at Owlerton Event to raise cash for Special Olympics (16.02.17)

The Star- WWE Superstars bounce in for Special basketball game ahead of show at Sheffield Arena (11.05.17)