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Thu, 11/02/2016 - 15:59
The Sport and Recreation Alliance is delighted to announce that, with Sport England’s Chief Executive, Jennie Price, confirmed as one of the keynote speakers, early-bird bookings are now being...
Thu, 11/02/2016 - 13:35
The Department of Education (DfE) has approved new vocational qualifications for 16-19 year-olds to prepare pupils with a career interest in the physical activity sector. The qualifications will be...
Thu, 11/02/2016 - 09:22
WheelPower, the national organisation for wheelchair sport has launched the 'Talk About Taking Part’ survey to find out what can be done to help more wheelchair users lead healthy active lives...
Thu, 04/02/2016 - 13:44
Members of the House of Commons held a debate in Westminster Hall yesterday to discuss Government plans for investment in cycling. The debate was preceded by an online forum, supported by the...
Wed, 03/02/2016 - 21:17
The Sport and Recreation Alliance is supporting the Time to Talk campaign, as a survey of more than 7,000 people with mental health problems shows that nearly two thirds are left feeling isolated (64...
Wed, 03/02/2016 - 16:28
Sport England and the National Trust will create ten new cycle trails, thanks to a £4.25 million joint investment. The trails, which will allow families to get active and explore the great...
Thu, 28/01/2016 - 15:11
Sport England has opened its online consultation on its new strategy, following on from the Government's strategy document which was released in December. The consultation focuses on key areas that...
Thu, 28/01/2016 - 14:14
The Brazilian authorities have announced plans to prevent the spread of the Zika virus during the Rio de Janeiro Olympic and Paralympic Games later this year. The mosquito-borne disease - which can...
Wed, 27/01/2016 - 21:01
Tennis governing bodies have come together to agree to the initiation of an independent review into their anti-corruption operations. Led by Adam Lewis QC, the Independent Review Panel which will...
Wed, 27/01/2016 - 20:13
A report released by the Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity (ECHO) recommends an increase in the amount of physical activity undertaken by children to help combat what it calls “alarming...

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