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Thu, 28/08/2014 - 16:27
A report looking at walking or cycling as a means of transport in Wales has revealed that 34 per cent of people walk infrequently or not at all. Key findings from Active travel: Walking and cycling...
Wed, 27/08/2014 - 14:22
Over £600,000 worth of sports equipment which was used at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games will be distributed across grassroots sport in Scotland as part of legacy plans. All 32 local...
Wed, 27/08/2014 - 12:10
National Fitness Day on 26 September 2014 is the largest celebration of physical activity in the UK. Run by ukactive, National Fitness Day will provide mass participation events in public squares in...
Tue, 26/08/2014 - 16:28
Lords Berkeley and Judd are due to propose an amendment to the Infrastructure Bill which would make the government plan for greater investment into cycling and walking. The proposed amendments would...
Thu, 21/08/2014 - 11:03
Think tank Policy Exchange has launched a report on policies to improve the UK’s urban green spaces. The report highlights the importance of urban green spaces to the social and economic...
Tue, 19/08/2014 - 13:34
Printed copies of the Let’s Get Moving toolkit are available for free from the Department of Health until 31 October. Let’s Get Moving was developed by the Department of Health in 2007 as...
Tue, 19/08/2014 - 09:44
The charity Mind has published a report which shows that professional athletes may be struggling in silence with mental health issues for fear that asking for help with a mental health problem will...
Tue, 12/08/2014 - 16:03
Sport and Recreation Alliance members can gain an exclusive discount to the British Mountaineering Council (BMC) access conference 2014. Taking place on 9 October at the Rheged Centre in Penrith,...
Tue, 12/08/2014 - 14:02
The volunteering programme for the 2015 CPISRA World Games has now launched. Taking place on 6-15 August in Nottingham the 2015 CPISRA World Games will include athletics (including Racerunner and...
Tue, 12/08/2014 - 09:49
David Stalker, the ukactive Chief Executive, has been appointed as the new Chair of the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA). CIMSPA is the chartered...

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