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88% 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. Eighty-four percent of 5-10 year olds had taken part in sport and 94% of 11-15 year olds have taken […]

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By: <a href='' target='_blank'>Alex Lecea</a>

New £415 million Funding Boost for schools facilities and healthy lifestyles

Schools to receive £415 million to transform facilities and help pupils get healthy start to life. Schools are to receive £415 million to help pupils benefit from healthier, more active lifestyles, Education Secretary Justine Greening announced today (28 February 2017). Primary, secondary and sixth-form colleges will be able to use the funding to pay for facilities […]

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Sport England announces School Games review but maintains funding

Sport England has kicked off a review of the School Games following the publication of the government’s sports strategy, and has pledged funding for School Games Organisers until 2020. The review will consider the future priorities of the School Games in the context of the targets set by Sporting Future, published last December. The review […]

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London Sport produce New Primary School PE and Sport Premium Guidance document

London Sport has produced a new Primary School PE and Sport Premium Guidance document designed to support all primary schools across London who receive Primary PE and Sport Premium funding. The document contains advice and support to maximise the use of funding and evidence the impact. To find out more about this click here; To […]

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