Posted: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:35
This report presents findings from a study into the demographic, socioeconomic and health and lifestyle factors associated with meeting the adult physical activity guidelines in the Scottish population and whether the change in physical activity guidelines in 2011 affected the factors associated with meeting the guidelines. It also presents results from an investigation in to the factors associated with taking part in activity in the different domains that make up total physical activity.
Posted: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:57
Today a triennial review of UK Sport and Sport England was announced by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. The announcement was made in a formal written statement from the Minister of Sport, Helen Grant.
Posted: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:45
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport Women and Sport Advisory Board was formed in September 2013. This interim report gives a snapshot on the progress made on women's sport since then in the five areas that government are keen to make progress on.
Posted: Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:57
Today UK Sport has officially sought input on its funding strategy for elite sport in a consultation.
Posted: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:30
Today Minister for Sport Helen Grant MP issued a written Ministerial Statement to provide an update on the progress the Government has made since hosting the Olympic Games in London.
Posted: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:00
Today, Labour unveiled plans for changing the makeup of football club boardrooms and giving more control to fans ahead of the 2015 General Election.
Posted: Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:00
Helen Grant told BBC reporter Dan Roan that the government was 'really concerned' with the findings from the BBC's Price of Football survey
Posted: Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:52
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport offer a response to the Save Grassroots Football Campaign reaching 10,000 signatures in August.
Posted: Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:44
Football Association chairman Greg Dyke has admitted the grassroots game in England "is in a degree of crisis". Dyke, 67, told the BBC he wanted to invest £250m in new training facilities and improve English coaching standards.
Posted: Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:39
In research released by the EY Women Athletes Business Network and espnW, the majority of women executives surveyed say that a sport background can help accelerate a woman's leadership and career potential, and has a positive influence on hiring decisions.