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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.

Key partnerships and new research at heart of progress towards increasing Londoners’ physical activity levels

Key partnerships and new research at heart of progress towards increasing Londoners’ physical activity levels

Press releases   •   Jul 07, 2017 15:39 BST

New report shows significant progress made against target of getting 1,000,000 Londoners more physically active by 2020

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Report evaluates the impact of pilots investigating social prescribing in reducing inactivity

Report evaluates the impact of pilots investigating social prescribing in reducing inactivity

News   •   Jul 23, 2019 15:23 BST

​The journey towards a sporting workforce that meets the needs of less active Londoners reached an important milestone today (Tuesday 23 July), with the release of a report authored by academics from the University of Kent evaluating the impact of pilot projects investigating the role of social prescribing in challenging physical inactivity.