Latest news

Follow London Sport Media Centre

News View all 8 hits

Innovating across a nation - Active Partnerships at Active London

Innovating across a nation - Active Partnerships at Active London

News   •   Sep 17, 2019 15:59 BST

In a week which began with the announcement of new guidance from the UK’s Chief Medical Officers on how much physical activity people should be doing to improve their health, a coalition of Active Partnerships came together around London Sport’s Active London conference to demonstrate the ways that new ‘on-demand’ interventions could contribute to individuals’ physical activity needs.

Deputy Mayor Debbie Weekes-Bernard confident of active future for London

Deputy Mayor Debbie Weekes-Bernard confident of active future for London

News   •   Sep 12, 2019 15:59 BST

​London’s Deputy Mayor Debbie Weekes-Bernard predicted a bright future for physical activity and sport in the capital during her address at Active London on Tuesday (10 September).

London Sport ‘extraordinarily well positioned’ to enhance Londoners' lives

London Sport ‘extraordinarily well positioned’ to enhance Londoners' lives

News   •   Sep 11, 2019 16:08 BST

London Sport is ‘extraordinarily well positioned’ to improve the lives of Londoners, according to Chair Jillian Moore, following the release of their 2018/19 Impact Report.

Active London to be supported by Mayor of London

Active London to be supported by Mayor of London

News   •   Aug 22, 2019 16:07 BST

​London Sport are proud to announce that their flagship physical activity and sport conference, Active London, is to be supported by the Mayor of London in 2019.

Blog posts 4 hits

Eight reasons you can’t miss Active London 2019

Eight reasons you can’t miss Active London 2019

Blog posts   •   Sep 02, 2019 18:31 BST

Communications Officer Andrew Lawton has been involved in the planning for next week’s Active London event. With the deadline to purchase tickets coming at the end of this week, he takes you through eight reasons you need to be there.

What does Innovation mean to Active London speakers

What does Innovation mean to Active London speakers

Blog posts   •   Aug 27, 2019 14:08 BST

With just two weeks left to purchase your Active London ticket, we caught up with the local innovation panel to get their thoughts on what innovation means to them and how it is plays out in their daily lives.

No plastic fans – how the Mayor’s new environmental measures could provide unexpected benefits for physical activity

No plastic fans – how the Mayor’s new environmental measures could provide unexpected benefits for physical activity

Blog posts   •   Jul 25, 2019 10:59 BST

The Major of London and Thames Water announce the new wave of public drinking fountains. This is welcomed news for the future of physical activity in the capital.

What Active London theme, Innovation, means to London Sport staff

What Active London theme, Innovation, means to London Sport staff

Blog posts   •   Jul 17, 2019 12:46 BST

With just one week left to get early bird tickets for Active London (deadline Wednesday 23 July), we’ve spoken to three London Sport staff members to see what innovation - the theme for this year's partner engagement event - means to them and their work.