Redbridge Council to explore impact of physical activity through London Sport-backed strategy consultation
Press releases • Jan 28, 2020 14:22 GMT
Redbridge Council has launched a public consultation on the borough’s new Draft Physical Activity Strategy.
Press releases • Jan 23, 2020 20:01 GMT
Shortlists for the London Sport Awards 2020 supported by the City of London Corporation see major sporting institutions, leading businesses and community projects vying for recognition at the capital's biggest celebration of grassroots physical activity and sport
Press releases • Dec 05, 2019 11:38 GMT
The number of inactive children in London has fallen significantly in the last academic year according to Sport England’s second annual Active Lives Children and Young People Survey released today.
London Sport Consultancy commissioned to support Hillingdon Council identify current and future need for local cycling facilities
Press releases • Nov 05, 2019 09:36 GMT
London Sport Consultancy has been commissioned by Hillingdon Council to undertake a comprehensive review of two of the borough’s major cycling facilities.
Active Citizens Worldwide report finds physical activity contributes over £800m in healthcare savings annually
Press releases • Oct 11, 2019 08:00 BST
Physical activity and sport are directly contributing to healthcare savings, happiness, and mental wellbeing in cities across the world, according to a new report from the Active Citizens Worldwide network.
Press releases • Sep 24, 2019 11:18 BST
We are delighted to confirm that Tove Okunniwa, Chief Executive of London Sport, has been appointed to the Board of Sport England
Press releases • Aug 08, 2019 11:31 BST
London Sport and Disability Sports Coach have partnered to deliver disability equality training courses that aim to ensure disabled people have improved experiences when accessing sport services and facilities in London.
Press releases • Aug 05, 2019 15:05 BST
The new relationship focuses on securing new income for London Sport and its partners, supporting their mission to make London the most physically active city in the world.
Press releases • Jul 16, 2019 11:18 BST
Mayor of London appoints Atos Global Head of Digital Transformation Practice, Jillian Moore, as Chair of London Sport Moore joined on Board by fellow new appointees Nationwide Building Society Director of Campaigns and Public Policy, Tanya Joseph, and senior digital transformation executive, Mark Jopling
Press releases • Apr 25, 2019 08:29 BST
London SportTech Report 2019, published today, highlights growth of SportTech investment across the capital
Press releases • Mar 21, 2019 14:28 GMT
London Sport is proud to be supporting Active School Hero, the new campaign from ukactive Kids and Nike aiming to find and celebrate the achievements of heroes working in primary schools across London to inspire the next generation of active people.
Press releases • Mar 14, 2019 09:00 GMT
The power of sport to change lives in London took the stage at Twickenham Stadium this evening (14 March 2019) as the London Sport Awards celebrated grassroots sport in the capital.
Press releases • Feb 06, 2019 16:17 GMT
Groups and individuals working to strengthen physical activity and sport in all parts of the nation’s capital have been recognised this evening as the shortlists for the 2019 London Sport Awards are announced.
Press releases • Jan 28, 2019 10:08 GMT
New NHS England commitments to support Social Prescribing as part of the Comprehensive Model for Personalised Care are a welcome indication of the importance of physical activity in supporting people to live happier, healthier lives.
London Sport, Haringey and Enfield Councils to research Turkish and Kurdish participation in physical activity
Press releases • Jan 23, 2019 09:00 GMT
Press releases • Dec 14, 2018 10:35 GMT
London Sport has today welcomed the publication of the Mayor of London’s Sport Strategy, Sport for All of Us, which was officially launched yesterday (Thursday 13 December) following its adoption by the London Assembly.
Press releases • Dec 06, 2018 10:42 GMT
Data from the first Active Lives Children and Young People Survey, conducted by Sport England, has today shown that 43% of children in London do an average of more than 60 minutes of physical activity a day – in-line with figures from across the country.
Press releases • Nov 07, 2018 10:49 GMT
London Sport and The Great Outdoor Gym Company have today confirmed details of a new partnership aiming to transform the way Londoners get active in outdoor environments around the capital.
Press releases • Aug 15, 2018 15:27 BST
London Sport to nurture 11 start-ups and early-stage tech companies through six-month dedicated physical activity incubator programme
Physical activity creates £0.5bn of health savings amid wider £8.75bn social value to London, new research shows
Press releases • May 16, 2018 15:30 BST
New analysis from Sheffield Hallam University Sport Industry Research Centre and published by London Sport shows each £1 invested in physical activity returns £1.48 of social value to London