Categories: insight and research
Ten years on from London 2012 nearly half of Londoners forced to cut back on exercise as cost of living crisis bites
Ten years on from London 2012 nearly half of Londoners forced to cut back on exercise as cost of living crisis bites.
Latest Sport England data shows London's activity levels yet to recover to pre-pandemic levels
New data from Sport England’s Active Lives survey shows activity levels in London have not yet recovered to their pre-pandemic levels.
London Sport Consultancy Webinar series: key learnings shared with the sport and physical activity sector
Over the past few months, London Sport Consultancy have been sharing valuable insights and knowledge with the sport and physical activity sector across two of our service areas, Funding, and Research and Insight. Now, we’re reflecting on the key learnings shared from the London Sport Consultancy webinar series so far.
How to plan and measure the impact of your projects: advice from London Sport Consultancy experts
London Sport Consultancy is offering a free webinar on project planning and impact measurement in the physical activity and sport sector on Tuesday 29 March, 10-11.30am. Ahead of the webinar next week, we’re sharing a preview of what you can expect to learn from the free session, hosted by London Sport Consultancy funding expert Aaron Dunkley.
Children's Mental Health Week comes at crucial time for physical activity and sport sector in London
At the start of Children's Mental Health Week, Specialist Advisor for Children and Young Person, Gary Palmer, looks at some concerning figures around young people's mental wellbeing and looks at how physical activity can be a force for good in this area.
Support for MAN v FAT from London Sport Consultancy
London Sport Consultancy have been supporting MAN v FAT as they look to engage new audiences and grow participation in new geographical areas across the capital.
2021: London Sport’s Year in Review
2021 has been a year of varying restrictions due to covid-19 but the commitment and dedication of the sport and physical activity remained undimmed we have seen, once again, the incredible impact of the capital’s grassroots physical activity and sport sector united in keeping Londoners active. Here, we look back at London Sport’s most memorable moments of 2021.
Active Lives: Community ensures figures on activity levels are brighter than we feared
Strategic Relationship Manager Lorna Leach looks at how the capital's communities are the hidden treasure within the sport and physical activity and why London Sport works so closely with them.
Meet the team: Josh, Insight Consultancy Manager
As part of our London Sport Consultancy’s re-brand, we’re sitting down with the key team members working on our consultancy services. Our 'Meet the Team series' introduces Josh Denington, London Sport’s Insight Consultancy Manager.
Meet the Team: Chris, Head of Digital Behaviour Change
As part of our London Sport Consultancy’s re-brand, we’re sitting down with the key team members working on our consultancy services. Our 'Meet the Team series' begins with Chris Norfield, London Sport’s Head of Digital Behaviour Change.
London Sport Consultancy: Helping to get Londoners active together
Business Development Manager Jennie Rivett writes about how our consultancy services help us work with partners to tackle the huge challenge of making London the most active city in the world.
New London Sport research helps providers better engage with women in East London
Physical activity providers in East London have begun using new insight from London Sport to develop their offering and improve engagement with women and girls in East London.
Inspiring programmes and communication development through research and insight
Head of Insight Dan Stracey considers how the pandemic might have impacted certain less active segments within London and how the research can continue to inform ongoing work across the capital.
Lessons from the pandemic will make London Sport Consultancy services more relevant and higher quality
Business Development Manager Jennie Rivett looks at how London Sport's consultancy services have adapted to support the sector throughout the pandemic and the opportunities that lie ahead for sport and physical activity in 2021.
How our digital marketing expertise has taken huge strides forward in 2020
London Sport's Digital Marketing Lead Chris Norfield takes you behind the scenes of our recent Digital Marketing work with Sport England and Our Parks as he reflects on a busy few months of supporting specific audiences on taking that first step towards a more active lifestyle.
London Sport-backed Sport Tech Hub supports more than 130,000 Londoners to access physical activity
In the three years since its launch Sport Tech Hub has helped more than 130,000 Londoners access physical activity in the capital.
London Sport joins with AudienceNet to investigate women's perceptions of physical activity
London Sport are linking up with research agency AudienceNet to learn how physical activity and sport is perceived, delivered and led by women in some of the most ethnically diverse areas in East London.
New Active Lives data shows impact of covid-19 on London's activity levels
The most in-depth picture yet of the impact of lockdown on Londoners’ activity levels has been published by Sport England with the release of their Active Lives Survey.
Research and insight puts us into someone else's shoes and increases understanding
Senior Insight Officer Laura Green explains how research and insight informs London Sport work and how it can be a useful tool to empower under-repesented communities, getting their voices heard by decision-makers across the capital.