We Are Undefeatable Campaign Launched
29/08/2019
Sport England are working with 15 leading health and social care charities to inspire and support those with long-term health conditions build physical activity into their lives
Breakthru sessions promote health and wellbeing
15/08/2019
A project to improve the health and wellbeing of South Asian women in Wednesbury has been given a £4,800 boost by Sandwell Council.
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Get Ready for the National Lottery's 25th Birthday
15/08/2019
There are two ways sports clubs and organisations can get involved in celebrating the huge difference the National Lottery has made to society
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Sandwell Council: Cricket club scoops grants for kids sessions
14/08/2019
Cricket-loving young people in the Old Hill area of Rowley Regis have been given a £2,000 grant boost – to encourage more to take up the ever-increasingly popular sport.
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Nominations for the 22nd UK Coaching Awards are now open
09/08/2019
Hosted by UK Coaching, the annual event will be held at The Tower Hotel London on the 5 December 2019 and will showcase the diverse work of coaches from all walks of life helping people improve their...
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Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Athletes' Village Phase Two planning consent secured
07/08/2019
West Midlands Mayor Andy Street today welcomed news that Birmingham City Council’s planning committee has approved proposals for the second phase of regeneration in Perry Barr.
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Council Leader urges Sandwell to get active this summer
07/08/2019
Sandwell Council’s Leader is urging people to get on their bikes – and their feet – this summer and get active.
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Ground-breaking commitment to mental health in the West Midlands
07/08/2019
West Midlands Combined Authority has committed to a new way of tackling poor mental health in the region by signing up to Public Health England’s Prevention Concordat for Better Mental Health.
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#wmstrong campaign offering a summer of opportunities to young people
07/08/2019
A summer campaign offering opportunities and activities to school leavers and young people most at risk of falling into crime and anti-social behaviour has been launched.
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£2 million fund for community cycling and walking projects inundated with bids
07/08/2019
A £2 million fund set up to help communities improve their streets for cycling and walking has been inundated with more than 140 bids. The fund, launched by Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street in...
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Active Practice Charter Launched
01/08/2019
Sport England have teamed up with the Royal College of GPs (RCGP) to launch the Active Practice Charter that inspires and celebrates GP practices that are taking steps to increase activity in their...
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Week of free play in Sandwell
01/08/2019
Sandwell Council has organised a bumper week of free events for children focusing on play.
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New free Park Active classes start this weekend
01/08/2019
Dudley’s free weekend Park Active classes are changing from this weekend to offer an even better workout.
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New safeguarding chair appointed
01/08/2019
A new independent chair of the Dudley Safeguarding People Partnership Board has been appointed.
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Mayor to host intergenerational Cricket Cup at Edgbaston
29/07/2019
Andy Street has announced that he is to host an intergenerational Cricket Cup at Edgbaston later this year in the wake of England’s thrilling World Cup triumph.
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More than half a million pounds to steer young people away from crime
22/07/2019
£600,000 is being invested in reducing the risk of young people in the West Midlands committing and being victims of violent crime over the summer holidays.
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