Football festival for children with disabilities

Around 80 young disabled players from eight different schools have gathered at the Sands Centre in Carlisle for the James Rennie Football Challenge.

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Children with disabilities take on annual football festival

80 children with learning and physical disabilities from across Cumbria have been taking part in an annual football tournament.

The James Rennie challenge attracts 11 to 18-year olds from both specialist and mainstream schools.

The aim of the competition is to encourage more children to take part in sport, as Katie Hunter reports:

If you or someone you know is interested in finding disabled sports teams or facilities near you, you can visit British Paralympic Team's official website or go straight to their Find a Page section.

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