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Want to be happier? Move just a little bit more!

  • Posted on Jan 16, 2017

Physical activity – no matter how minimal – can have a positive effect on happiness, according to the largest ever smartphone-based… Read more »

Sport is well represented in New Year’s Honours list

  • Posted on Jan 04, 2017

Mark England and Penny Briscoe – the two individuals who oversaw Team GB and ParalympicsGB’s success at the Rio 2016 Olympics… Read more »

Queen gives up her patronage of several sporting bodies

  • Posted on Dec 21, 2016

The Sport and Recreation Alliance and the British Cycling Federation are among the sporting bodies that the Queen will resign… Read more »

UK Sport defends funding cuts to five Olympic sports but acknowledges impact

  • Posted on Dec 19, 2016

The chief executive of UK Sport has defended the quango’s decision to cut funding to five Olympic sports, but acknowledged it… Read more »

Gender gap in sport narrowing thanks to hockey, netball & gymnastics

  • Posted on Dec 09, 2016

The growth in participation for hockey, netball and gymnastics has boosted the number of women taking part in sport, narrowing… Read more »

Lack of exercise in boys may result in poor grades

  • Posted on Dec 02, 2016

A lack of physical activity among boys may result in them falling behind in reading and maths at school, according… Read more »

Representing UK Sports and Play in Europe

  • Posted on Nov 25, 2016

The Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry – FESI – which represents the interests of 1,800 sporting goods manufacturers… Read more »

FESI leaders come together in Rome for General Assembly

  • Posted on Nov 24, 2016

FESI’s newly re-elected president is raising the bar for the European sporting goods industry, articulating his plans for the future. … Read more »

What really gets people active? ukactive launches research to find out

  • Posted on Nov 22, 2016

The ukactive Research Institute is working with the National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine (NCSEM) and Public Health England… Read more »

Apply to Sport England fund – helping local clubs create high quality facilities

  • Posted on Nov 17, 2016

Community groups or public bodies who want to transform underused sports centres or fields can apply for a slice of Sport… Read more »