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Patrick Coyne discusses the barriers to people taking part in active travel and the new Sustrans campaign to change that.
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Amanda Bennett discusses the impact of the Voluntary Code of Good Governance and what needs to be done to ensure it stays relevant to the sector. In September 2014 the Voluntary Code of Good Governance for the Sport and...
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Leigh Thompson discusses what a Scottish Yes vote could mean for sport in the rest of the UK and the UK's relationship with Europe. With recent polls suggesting the referendum is balanced on a knife-edge, it is little...
Tilean Clarke, Senior Public Health and Information Officer at Breakthrough Breast Cancer, discusses the link between inactivity and breast cancer and the new Brisk tool to articulate that link. Did you know that...
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Lucy Katan discusses how to make membership renewals easier.
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Verity Comley discusses the economic benefit brought about by the Wales Coast Path and what the potential impact of the English Coastal Path could be.
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Hannah Dobbin talks about National Paralympics Day. Para-Sport is on the up. Over the past few years major Para-Sport events have received much more media coverage and inspired people of all abilities to get active.
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Patrick Coyne discusses what green prescriptions are and whether prescribed exercise would work in the UK.
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Verity Comley discusses the Institute for Economic Affairs's The Fat Lie report and the impact of food and physical inactivity on obesity. The ‘obesity epidemic’ in the UK is well documented.
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Leigh Thompson discusses why good governance is the ultimate weapon in fighting match-fixing. Whilst reading the recent press coverage concerning match-fixing I was reminded of a well-known phrase about the corrupting...

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