London Sport report finds audience voice must be "central to decision making"
The voice of the audience should be “central to decision making” according to our new report which reviews three years of delivery of the Sport England Satellite Club funding programme.
Londoners’ physical activity levels remains among the highest in the country
New data released today (Thursday 23 April) by Sport England on physical activity rates across the country shows that, prior to the covid-19 outbreak, Londoners’ physical activity levels remained among the highest in the country.
Number of inactive children and young people falls in second Active Lives survey
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.
Active Lives data shows London's activity levels remain above national average
New Sport England figures show that nearly two thirds of Londoners are now physically active, a minor increase of 0.8 per cent on 12 months previously. In London, just over 4.5m people are meeting the Chief Medical Officers (CMO) guidelines of at least 150 minutes of physical activity every week.
New data paints encouraging picture for physical activity participation in London
New data released from Sport England’s Active Lives Survey today (11 April) paints an encouraging picture for physical activity and sport in London.
Over 40% of young Londoners live active lives
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.
Physical activity creates £0.5bn of health savings amid wider £8.75bn social value to London, new research shows
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