Funding secured to encourage female students to get active
19/04/2018
Female students are to benefit from extra sports activities after the University of Wolverhampton secured almost £7.5k for new initiatives.
Join Games’ Gold Coast medallists – and try top sports – at Birmingham’s “Homecoming” event
17/04/2018
Birmingham will host a spectacular open-air "Homecoming" celebration for Team England's stars of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Victoria Square, Birmingham on Saturday, April 21.
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University working with England Athletics marathon runners
16/04/2018
England Athletics have teamed up with the University of Wolverhampton to offer the athletes on their marathon programme funded physiological testing.
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Disability and sport call for evidence
13/04/2018
West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has issued a call for evidence about disability and sport – in a bid to get people moving more on a daily basis.
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School Games surpasses 1 million participation opportunities in 2017/18
12/04/2018
The School Games are on track to set a new participation record after surpassing a total of one million opportunities to take part in inter-school competitions this year.
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Get Active Afloat in The Black Country as Push the Boat Out Returns in May
10/04/2018
New research commissioned by boating’s national governing body, the RYA, shows that a quarter of people have never tried an outdoor pursuit, yet two in four want to be more active and nearly a third...
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All Stars Cricket returns for 2018
08/04/2018
The ECB's programme to inspire the next generation of cricketers will run in over 2,000 clubs across England and Wales this summer.
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Women in Sport team up with British Weightlifting
06/04/2018
Women in Sport and British Weight Lifting are joining forces to help increase the number of women using free weights in gyms.
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Championing Talent at Gold Coast 2018
04/04/2018
Sport England investment is supporting talented athletes from communities across England to fulfil their potential
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New Look National Guide Runner Database- Find a Guide
03/04/2018
England Athletics and British Blind Sport re-launched ‘Find a Guide’ on Tuesday 3rd April, a national guide runner database to support more people with a visual impairment to run.
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Active Black Country Board Member Vacancies
29/03/2018
Active Black Country seeks expressions of interest for Independent non-executive Board Members.
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This Girl Can hits Australia
26/03/2018
This Girl Can has travelled more than 10,000 miles with an all-new version of the campaign in Victoria, Australia.
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Sport England releases latest snapshot of the activity habits of the nation
22/03/2018
Sport England has today published the latest data from the Active Lives Survey, a comprehensive snapshot of the nation’s sport and physical activity habits, based on a sample of almost 200,000...
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Get Set to Go get £1.5million Boost
16/03/2018
Extension of project could reach up to 2.8 million people with mental health problems and will train 30,000 physical activity staff and volunteers to give better support.
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Social impact conference tackling employment challenges faced by Black Country young people
14/03/2018
No One Left Behind is back! The free to attend, social impact conference tackling the challenges young people in the Black Country are facing in the employment market, will take place on Friday 27th...
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New Playing Fields Planning Guidance
13/03/2018
New guidance on playing fields planning applications will help protect the spaces where people get active
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