Who says? The new campaign calling time on negative perceptions
15/07/2019
A new exciting campaign from Activity Alliance is calling time on negative perceptions about disability, inclusion and sport and asks – who says?
British Blind Sport research report “Overcoming Barriers to Participation”
08/07/2019
British Blind Sport research report “Overcoming Barriers to Participation” highlighted that one of the 6 key barriers that visually impaired (VI) people face is “Awareness”. They reported finding it...
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Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day
04/07/2019
Teachers can make a difference to pupils’ wellbeing by implementing fun physical activity across the school day
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More West Midlands children walking to school thanks to Living Streets campaign
03/07/2019
Thousands of parents are ditching the car and walking their children to school in the West Midlands thanks to a national charity’s campaign.
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BIRMINGHAM 2022 CELEBRATES THREE YEARS TO GO WITH THE COMMONWEALTH SOCIAL
03/07/2019
A FREE FAMILY-FRIENDLY FESTIVAL OF SPORT, FOOD AND LIVE PERFORMANCES
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BIRMINGHAM 2022 COMMONWEALTH GAMES SEEKS  COMMON GROUND WITH THE WEST MIDLANDS
02/07/2019
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160 events for Mayor’s Community Weekend thanks to  £80,000 from National Lottery Community Fund
19/06/2019
People across the West Midlands are being invited to celebrate their community as part of the Mayor’s Community Weekend 2019. There will be 160 National Lottery-funded events around the region during...
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Travel to Tokyo
19/06/2019
Olympic and Paralympic Gold Medallists join children and families in launching Travel to Tokyo at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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Active Black Country signs up to the Youth Sport Trust's National School Sport Week
18/06/2019
We are preparing to join the Youth Sport Trust (YST) and schools up and down the country to mark a week-long celebration of the power of Physical Education and school sport to improve young people’s...
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Birmingham welcomes the world ahead of carnival of cricket
11/06/2019
Teams and fans coming from around the world to Birmingham for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup have been given a warm welcome by the city’s leaders. Birmingham’s world famous Edgbaston Stadium will...
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CPSU Launches the Sports Parents Promise
03/06/2019
The NSPCC Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) has launched the Sports Parents Promise as part of their annual awareness raising campaign- Parents in Sport Week.
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UK Coaching pledges to help coaches grow their people skills
03/06/2019
UK Coaching has today, Monday 3 June 2019, marked the start of the second ever Coaching Week
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Summer Netball Youth Camp coming to Walsall!
30/05/2019
Walsall is going to be home to an amazing three day netball camp for your child this summer
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The British Blind Sport Have a Go Day is coming to Wolverhampton
28/05/2019
British Blind Sport is pleased to work in partnership with Active Black Country, Beacon Centre for the Blind, Sense and WV Active to deliver a fun filled day of activity in Wolverhampton specifically...
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£6.8m for Midlands-wide workplace mental health pilot
27/05/2019
West Midlands Combined Authority's (WMCA) Thrive team and partners are celebrating news of a £6.8m Midlands Engine award for a workplace mental health pilot.
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New £2 million local fund announced at West Midlands’ first Cycling Summit
23/05/2019
A £2 million fund has been launched to help communities make their streets safer and encourage more cycling and walking.
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