A research library of key reports on the sports and physical activity sector from a variety of sources.
About This Report:
The purpose of this evidence briefing is to provide an overview of the evidence relating to the early years (from birth to five years) and physical activity to help commissioners, policy makers and practitioners influence work in the field.
Thu, 12 Feb 2015
An analysis of the UK's childhood inactivity epidemic and tangible solutions to get children moving
Uniting the Movement - Full Strategy
Wed, 27 Jan 2021
Uniting the Movement is our 10-year vision to transform lives and communities through sport and physical activity.
As we adapt and rebuild from the huge disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic, we need to collectively reimagine how we keep movement, sport and activity central to the lives of everyone....
A level Playing Field
Mon, 28 Dec 2020
Report form the CSJ calling on the government to radically increase the provision of school sport and PE
Childhood Obesity: A Plan For Action
Sat, 13 Aug 2016
The Government's action plan to reduce England's rate of childhood obesity within the next ten years.
A Report By The All-Party Parliamentary Group On A Fit And Healthy Childhood
Tue, 22 Mar 2016
House Of Commons
This report was prepared by a Working Group of the All-Party Group. It is a reflection of the work required to recognise the vital importance of physical education to health and to create the environment that will reverse the strong recent trend of reduced physical activity.
The Inactivity Time Bomb
Sun, 27 Apr 2014
The economic cost of physical inactivity in young people.
Tackling Physical Inactivity - A Coordinated Approach
Thu, 10 Apr 2014
All Party Parliamentary Commission
This is the first of two reports from the All-Party Parliamentary Commission on Physical Activity, which was set up in 2013. It sets out the scale and scope of the problem, mapping out the specific areas in which need to be worked on for change.
Designed To Move: A Physical Activity Action Agenda
Fri, 09 Nov 2012
Just a few generations ago, physical activity was an integral part of daily life. In the name of progress, we've now chipped away at it so thoroughly that physical inactivity actually seems normal. The economic costs are unacceptable, the human costs are unforgiveable. Designed to Move is a framework...
Health, Social Care And Lifestyles
Sat, 09 Jun 2012
University College London
The Health Survey for England (HSE) is part of a programme of surveys commissioned by the Health and Social Care Information Centre. Children aged 13-15 were interviewed themselves, and parents of children aged 0-12 were asked about their children, with the interview including questions on general health...
PE & School Sport: The Annual Report 2023
Fri, 26 May 2023
Youth Sports Trust
This report outlines the issues facing young people and the current state of PE, sport and play in schools.