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Sport England release fresh Insight into Volunteering Habits

Categories: Active Sussex News Sport Industry News

Sport England has today published the latest data from the Active Lives Survey, providing a comprehensive picture of volunteering in sport and activity for the first time. 7 million people (14.9% of the population) in England have volunteered at least twice in the last year to support sport and physical activity. However, one of the […]

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Parents in Sport Week: 2-8 October 2017

Categories: Active Sussex News Club Coach & Volunteering Sport Industry News Uncategorized

Active Sussex is pleased to join the NSPCC to promote Parents in Sport Week 2017 The NSPCC and Active Sussex have joined forces with more than 100 sports organisations in the UK and Ireland to promote Parents in Sport Week. We want our sports clubs to rally behind our efforts from October 2nd -8th to […]

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Sport England’s Active Lives: Children and Young People Survey

Categories: Sport Industry News

A new survey giving detailed and reliable insight into the physical activity habits of children and young people is being launched by Sport England. The Active Lives: Children and Young People survey is being supported by County Sports Partnerships and will give Sport England, schools and those working with children aged 5-16 key information on children’s physical […]

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Increased Funding to Tackle Inactivity

Categories: Funding Sport Industry News

We know that people in lower socio-economic groups are twice as likely to be inactive – that means they do less than 30 minutes of physical activity a week. Just 17% of people in the highest socio-economic groups are inactive, compared to almost 40% in the lowest group. That’s why Sport England will be launching […]

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