31 Oct 2017APPG calls for Child Obesity Strategy rethink

The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on a Fit and Healthy Childhood has demanded the Government rethink the role of physical activity in its Child Obesity Strategy.

17 Oct 2017Active Lives Survey

Sport and physical activity patterns across adults (aged 16 and over) in England remain consistent, according to figures from the latest Active Lives Survey.

03 Oct 201788% of children take part in sport

Eighty-eight percent of children aged 5-15 years took part in sport in the last four weeks according to findings from the 2016/17 Taking Part Survey results, released by the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

27 Sep 2017Sport England launches Active Lives: Children and Young People Survey

Sport England has launched a new survey to explore how children and young people engage with sport and physical activity.

26 Sep 2017Ban 'harmful contact' from school rugby games to reduce injury risk, say experts

World Rugby rejects 'alarmist' call for tackling and scrum ban in school sport