Sport & Recreation Alliance Blogs

I was delighted to have recently had the opportunity to host a debate on outdoor sport and recreation in Westminster Hall. It was great to see a united front from all parties towards the outdoors, the greatest free gym...
John Warriner from the Future Foundation, discusses the challenges and opportunities that disruptive technology presents for sport and recreation organisations. How do we ensure, in the face of our acutely felt time-...
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Hannah Dobbin talks about Sheffield City Council's plan to become the leading outdoor recreation city in Britain. Sheffield City Council has a plan – to be the leading outdoor recreation city in the UK. But what...
The campaign from Women’s Aid – Football United Against Domestic Violence – aims to work with the football community to send a clear message that domestic violence is unacceptable. Polly Neate, Chief...
How do different sports collaborate at a national level and how can we ensure those collaborations are successful? In the first of three blogs, a Fifa Masters Degree working group explores. It is fairly self-evident...
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Verity Comley discusses the green belt and why Britain’s house building programme must be focused on brownfield land. In UK town planning, the green belt is a policy tool used to control urban growth. The belt...
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Leigh Thompson discusses how funding cuts now mean that law enforcement, and sport itself, must become leaner, meaner and smarter to root out corruption. Two news stories caught my eye in this week – one high...
Yvonne Sell, one of the keynote speakers at the Leadership Convention 2014, discusses how leaders will have to adapt to a different way of running an organisation to succeed in the future. Employees and members used to...
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Mikkel Larsen discusses why, despite the decision of Bank of America, the roles of Chair and Chief Executive must be performed by different people.
Esther Hope from the British Heart Foundation National Centre (BHFNC) talks about the messaging behind getting people active and the BHFNC's annual conference. Physical activity is a vital component in maintaining a...

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