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Thu, 21/05/2015 - 14:15
We are delighted to announce that the new Sports Minister, Tracey Crouch MP, will be speaking at the Alliance’s Sports Summit next month. She will use, what is currently scheduled to be her...
Wed, 20/05/2015 - 12:09
A report by the British Heart Foundation shows that 44% of the UK population does no “moderate physical activity”. The report places the UK 16th out of 28 EU countries when it comes to...
Thu, 14/05/2015 - 14:36
Nearly 400 organisations have pledged their support for the Department of Health’s public health “Responsibility Deal” according to the latest figures. With ill-health of employees...
Thu, 14/05/2015 - 14:25
The full programme of speakers and workshops for this year’s Sports Summit has been released. In addition to the previously announced speakers and workshops, we are pleased to confirm that we...
Thu, 14/05/2015 - 09:45
With the week full of Cabinet appointments we at the Alliance are sure that it wont have escaped your attention that the Prime Minister has appointed John Whittingdale MP as the Secretary of State...
Fri, 08/05/2015 - 13:27
Emma Boggis, Chief Executive of the Sport and Recreation Alliance, believes that the difficult economic environment could mean a new way of working between the sector and the new Conservative...
Fri, 08/05/2015 - 13:03
Policy Advisor Leigh Thompson blogs his thoughts on what the election results mean for sport and recreation. After the polls predicted a tight contest it’s fair to say the prevailing mood...
Thu, 07/05/2015 - 11:42
Spirit of 2012, an independent trust that funds projects that empower people to get out, get active and feel better has announced that it will commit a £4.5m grant to increase participation in...
Wed, 06/05/2015 - 13:49
A new report from Women in Sport, the charity campaigning to transform sport for the benefit of women in the UK, has found that women’s participation in sport is swayed by a larger number of...
Wed, 06/05/2015 - 13:44
More speakers have been announced for the Sport and Recreation Alliance’s Sports Summit 2015. With the theme of this year’s Summit focussing on how the sector becomes fit for the future...

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