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Number of inactive children and young people falls in second Active Lives survey

Number of inactive children and young people falls in second Active Lives survey

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

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

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.

London Sport Chief Executive appointed to Board of Sport England

London Sport Chief Executive appointed to Board of Sport England

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

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Women and girls to benefit from £66,000 of Satellite Club funding distributed by London Sport

Women and girls to benefit from £66,000 of Satellite Club funding distributed by London Sport

News   •   Jan 14, 2020 10:45 GMT

​Hundreds of young women from across London are set to benefit from nearly £70,000 of Sport England Satellite Club funding distributed by London Sport.

​Nominations for London Sport Awards 2020 close with almost 300 entrants recorded

​Nominations for London Sport Awards 2020 close with almost 300 entrants recorded

News   •   Jan 09, 2020 15:01 GMT

Hundreds of grassroots physical activity and sport projects are in the running for a prestigious London Sport Award after close to 300 submissions were received from across the capital.

Final Countdown for London Sport Awards Nominations

Final Countdown for London Sport Awards Nominations

News   •   Jan 07, 2020 10:31 GMT

With the nominations deadline for the London Sport Awards 2020 supported by the City of London Corporation fast approaching, we take a last look at how to ensure your work is recognised at the capital's biggest celebration of grassroots sport.

London Sport Awards marks fifth anniversary by announcing City of London partnership

London Sport Awards marks fifth anniversary by announcing City of London partnership

News   •   Dec 10, 2019 09:23 GMT

The London Sport Awards supported by the City of London Corporation to celebrate best of grassroots sport at Guildhall on 6 March 2020 Partnership includes launch of new Award category highlighting business contribution to grassroots physical activity and sport

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"Red January is a team goal but it is also an individual one"

"Red January is a team goal but it is also an individual one"

Blog posts   •   Jan 15, 2020 13:14 GMT

Katie Light spent 12 months on the London Sport internship during her university studies at Brunel University in West London. Here she discusses why she, and her Ultimate Frisbee team, signed up to RED January to start 2020 with a bang.

A year to strengthen the adoption of physical activity as tool to combat poor wellbeing

A year to strengthen the adoption of physical activity as tool to combat poor wellbeing

Blog posts   •   Jan 10, 2020 10:14 GMT

London Sport's Head of Corporate Communications Chris Scott looks at the growing body of evidence supporting a physical activity as part of a healthy lifestyle and how the sector can use this evidence during a critical year.

London Sport's Review of the Year

London Sport's Review of the Year

Blog posts   •   Dec 23, 2019 11:23 GMT

​With preparations for the London Sport Awards 2020 in full swing, we take a moment to reflect on 2019 and how we have made further steps forward to achieving our aspiration of making London the most active city in the world. The past year has seen many highlights including:

Six reasons why you should nominate for the London Sport Awards 2020

Six reasons why you should nominate for the London Sport Awards 2020

Blog posts   •   Dec 18, 2019 15:51 GMT

With the nomination’s deadline (Wednesday 8 January) for the London Sport Awards supported by the City of London Corporation edging closer, it’s vital to submit your nominees before it’s too late.