A research library of key reports on the sports and physical activity sector from a variety of sources.
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014
The economic cost of physical inactivity in young people.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014
The sport and leisure sector has itself undergone radical change and downsizing but continues to aspire to be a key player in the life of communities and individuals. This paper gives Martyn Allison's personal perspective on what this future could look like.
Tue, 08 May 2018
Fields in Trust
This report provides a robust economic valuation of parks and green spaces in the UK as well as valuing improvements in health and wellbeing associated with their frequent use.
Sun, 26 May 2013
This guidance is a partial update of Four commonly used methods to increase physical activity, NICE public health guidance 2 (2006).
Sat, 26 Jan 2008
The Department of Health (DH) asked the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE or the Institute) to produce public health guidance on the promotion and creation of physical environments that support increased levels of physical activity.
Sun, 05 Nov 2017
This report says innovative solutions for keeping older people active and independent could save billions of pounds in NHS and social care costs by preventing disease.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016
This report sets out an exciting new vision for how child health information can support both parents and professionals in providing the highest quality care for children and young people.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018
Public Health England
This report seeks to achieve a deeper understanding of the interlinkages between health and wealth and the opportunities that devolution presents to focus on prevention and early intervention across the life course.
Sun, 10 Jul 2016
Public Health England
Increasing physical activity has the potential to improve the physical and mental health and wellbeing of individuals, families, communities and the nation as a whole. Public Health England (PHE) wants to see more people being physically active. This professional resource sets out how to achieve this....
Tue, 23 Feb 2010
The Marmot Review
A strategic review of health inequalities in England post-2010.
Thu, 19 Oct 2017
This report discusses ukactive and Sport England's proposal to expand the availability of Community Wellness Hubs as part of their shared mission for an active nation.
Sat, 13 Aug 2016
The Government's action plan to reduce England's rate of childhood obesity within the next ten years.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014
The Design Council
Helping to create healthy lives by designing and managing places and buildings that encourage physical activity.