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Channel 4 Investing In Talent Initiatives

Two new major talent initiatives are being supported by an investment of £500,000 in order to ensure that 10% of the production team working on the coverage of the 2016 Paralympics are disabled people. 

The commitment is a key element of Channel 4’s recently announced 360° Diversity Charter and is part of the production tender awarded to leading sports producer, Sunset+Vine.

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Visually impaired tennis at Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre

Visually impaired tennis training camps begin at Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre on Saturday 31 January, providing specialist tennis coaching on the world class indoor courts that are of the same standard as those used for the US Open.

Supported by the Tennis Foundation, the sessions for participants aged over 11 will run on the last Saturday of every month from 14:00 to 17:00 and are free for all under 18s with adults paying just £2.50.

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