New study to examine sport clubs as 'missing spaces' for young people in care
Loughborough University academics have secured a second British Academy small grant to explore care experienced young people’s engagements with sport clubs and coaches.
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New strategy from Sport and Recreation Alliance
The Sport and Recreation Alliance has launched its new strategy that aims to transform lives and bring communities together through the power of sport and recreation.
First community wallball court opens in London
UK Wallball, the Jack Petchey Foundation and Bankside Open Spaces Trust have partnered to develop the is the first full-size community Wallball court in the UK.
Playground closures creating pandemic of mental health problems
A new Parliamentary Committee report has called for investment in the UK’s playgrounds to halt and reverse the alarming decline in their numbers and safeguard children’s mental health.
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Play in the public realm
Making public spaces family friendly will make them more attractive to all and help boost our city centres, says Paul Collings, MD of Timberplay.
£20m sports centre opens at University of Stirling
Scotland’s University for Sporting Excellence has opened a new £20m sports complex, which integrates its existing facilities with a host of brand new features.
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