BBC WM wants YOUR school to ‘Get Moving!’
01/05/2019
BBC WM wants schools across the Black Country to join them on the ‘Get Moving’ campaign ...encouraging everyone to move a bit more and live happier and healthier lives!
Call for Sport and Physical Activity Sector to Embrace Digital Revolution
30/04/2019
Sport England commit another £1.5 million of National Lottery funding to helping providers innovate using open data
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Chase Lad Daniel Urges Black Country to Push the Boat Out
26/04/2019
A Chase Sailing Club youngster insists that sailing has made him more confident and independent as a month of free and low cost RYA Push The Boat Out ‘try sailing’ events launches across the Black...
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Trials for Darren Bent football academy at Aldersley
15/04/2019
Future football hopefuls are invited to take part in trials to secure a place at Darren Bent’s football academy at WV Active Aldersley.
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Birmingham 2022 appoints Martin Green CBE as Chief Creative Officer
15/04/2019
The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Organising Committee has appointed Martin Green CBE as its Chief Creative Officer, a role that will give him ultimate responsibility for the official opening and...
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Record Numbers More Physically Active
11/04/2019
Results from Sport England's latest survey show inactivity rates decreasing, but stubborn inequalities still remain
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New video to help healthcare professionals support disabled people to be active
04/04/2019
Disabled people are currently the least active group in society, and twice as likely as non-disabled people to be physically inactive.
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Get on Board for a New Adventure and Push the Boat out Across the Black Country in May
04/04/2019
There is something for everyone as you and your family are invited to Push The Boat Out and try sailing or windsurfing for free or low cost across the Black Country in May.
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Talent Plan for England Launched
04/04/2019
We're already a hugely successful sporting nation. Our country enjoyed record performances at the Commonwealth Games in Australia, while English athletes made up more than 80% of the hugely successful...
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Doctors Should Prescribe Swimming to aid Illness and Medical Conditions for the British Public
02/04/2019
Swim England has today called for the medical profession to be more proactive in prescribing swimming as part of a programme of activity to manage a variety of medical conditions and aid recovery.
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Coaching Week returns to help communities thrive
02/04/2019
UK Coaching has confirmed that Coaching Week will return for 2019, this year showcasing how great coaching creates the conditions for communities to thrive, inspiring a movement that brings more great...
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Former world champion Shanaze Reade becomes West Midlands Cycling and Walking Ambassador
22/03/2019
Former BMX and track cycling World Champion Shanaze Reade has today been announced as the first West Midlands Cycling and Walking Ambassador.
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Research gives Insight into Children's Attitudes to Sport and Physical Activity
21/03/2019
New analysis uncovers five key findings about children and young people's motivations towards getting active
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Primary schools from Wolverhampton recognised for their excellent work at annual PE conference
15/03/2019
Two primary schools from Wolverhampton were successful in winning awards at the annual Black Country Primary PE & Sport Premium Conference.
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Plans for the new £60m Sandwell Aquatics Centre have been given the green light
13/03/2019
The state-of-the-art leisure centre in Smethwick will provide a world-class sports facility for Sandwell and will host the swimming and diving competitions for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
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South Staffs Sailing Club Recognised as National Sailing Club of the Year Finalist
11/03/2019
South Staffordshire Sailing Club was recognised as being amongst Britain’s best sailing clubs as they were presented with a certificate for being a 2019 RYA and Yachts & Yachting Club of the Year...
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