Towards the first European wide employment and skills map Lyon, France: The European Observatoire of Sport and Employment (EOSE), is delighted to announce a new transnational initiative funded by the European Commission under Erasmus+. EOSE…
Free International workshop – sharing research and good practice globally: How to Deliver the Place Standard Tool in your Community Thursday 2nd March, 9.30am-4pm Dovecot Studios, 10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh Limited number of places available…
Apprenticeship funding changes Information for employers about the way apprenticeship funding is changing, including details about the apprenticeship levy we are introducing from 2017. Apprenticeship funding from May 2017 25 October 2016 Policy paper Apprenticeship…
Future Fit Training partners with Reebok Archon
10 Aug 2016
Future Fit Training – provider of quality assured personal training courses - has been invited to partner with the ground-breaking Reebok Archon platform to enable its trainers and their clients to effectively measure, evaluate and…
Local dignitaries, the mayor and an olympian come together for official opening of new £15m Hinckley Leisure Centre
17 Jun 2016
The Official Opening Ceremony of the new £15 million Hinckley Leisure Centre, took place yesterday on Thursday 9th June on the site of the former council offices on Argents Mead. Many honoured guests were in…
New £7.5m state of the art Tewkesbury Leisure Centre opens to public
17 Jun 2016
The brand new £7.5m Tewkesbury Leisure Centre opened to the public for the first time on Monday 30th May. Funded by Tewkesbury Borough Council, the new state of the art centre will be managed in…
Major investment to enhance the sporting workforce
20 Apr 2016
Two leading sports organisations have announced a major initiative to create better strategic alignment and clarify the sporting landscape. sports coach UK and SkillsActive have collaborated to run the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs), the…
Sports participation up by 245,000 according to latest Active People Survey
10 Dec 2015
SkillsActive has welcomed the recent findings of Sport England’s Active People Survey, which has shown an increase of 245,200 participants in sport when compared to the previous findings in June. This means that 35.8% of…
Make fitness fun, sociable and more approachable, a new guide by Sport England today recommends. Aimed at the people who create opportunities for women to get active, ‘Helping Women & Girls to Get Active: A…
Great Britain win gold in men’s doubles at World University Games
22 Jul 2015
Great Britain claimed gold in the men’s doubles and silver in the mixed doubles at the World University Games in South Korea, making it the most successful games ever for Great Britain’s tennis team. Funded…