Governing Bodies given Help to keep Developing an Active Nation
17/01/2019
Sport organisations will spend funding on encouraging thousands of people to get or remain active
Apprentices helping city’s pupils to live healthy, active lives
17/01/2019
The impact that apprentices who are delivering sport, health and wellbeing programmes in Wolverhampton schools is having was celebrated at a special event this week.
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Turning West Midlands green for Blue Monday
17/01/2019
West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is rallying the region to turn #BlueMondayGreen next week with the launch of the This is Me West Midlands campaign.
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Chief Executive confirmed for Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Organising Committee
17/01/2019
Ian Reid has been confirmed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (OC), the team organising the largest event ever to be staged in the...
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Research Shows Children and Young People in the Black Country participate in vigorous activity at levels ahead of England and West Midlands average
12/12/2018
New figures released by Sport England show that children and young people in Dudley, Walsall and Wolverhampton participate in vigorous activity at levels way ahead of England and West Midlands...
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Sandwell Primary School Recognised at the West Midlands Community Sports Awards
07/12/2018
The Federation of Abbey Infant and Abbey Junior School in Sandwell was recognised among the winners of the prestigious West Midlands Community Sports Awards last night in Birmingham
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More than 40 percent of Children and Young People Lead Active Lives
06/12/2018
World-leading survey reveals insight into activity levels of children and young people in England
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Mental health stars to step back into the spotlight
23/11/2018
Nominations opened today for the second Thrive Mental Health Commission Awards, taking place in January.
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Black Country Young Coach Academy
06/11/2018
Are you interested in taking part in this years Black Country Young Coach Academy?
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Ditch the junk! Action plan to combat childhood obesity in West Midlands
31/10/2018
Junk food adverts near schools could be banned under proposals to tackle childhood obesity in the West Midlands.
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New Research Shows that Over 12,000 More People are Active across the Black Country
30/10/2018
12,600 more people age 16+ across the Black Country are meeting the Chief Medical Officer’s guidelines of doing at least 150 minutes of moderate intensity physical activity a week, according to new...
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Exercise inequalities leave millions of women inactive
26/10/2018
Sport England has today launched the latest phase of its This Girl Can campaign, Fit Got Real, which aims to tackle the inequalities in levels of exercise between different social groups of women.
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Drive to ensure all children can swim by end of primary school
25/10/2018
Government to roll-out more swimming lessons, extra teaching and improved guidance – supported by £320 million PE and Sport Premium.
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Think Real.  Be Informed.  Make the Right Choice.
24/10/2018
Developed with Sport England, UK Anti-doping, and support from the English Institute of Sport, new Get Set + programme Think Real aims to inspire young people aged 11–16 to make healthy, informed...
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Finalists announced for prestigious coaching awards
22/10/2018
UK Coaching has today, 22 October, officially announced the finalists for the 2018 UK Coaching Awards, continuing the organisation’s celebration of great coaching, which commenced earlier this year...
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Venues Plan for 2022 Commonwealth Games Confirms Sporting Showcase for Birmingham and the West Midlands
19/10/2018
The Sport and Venue Programme for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games was confirmed and celebrated today, Friday 19 October
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