SkillsActive welcomes the news that Adam Paker, current Chief Executive Officer of Commonwealth Games England (CGE), has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of the ASA.  Adam will be joining the ASA as…
SkillsActive is delighted to hear that Emma Boggis has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Sport and Recreation Alliance.  SkillsActive CEO Ian Taylor commented:  “I would like to congratulate Emma on…
SkillsActive launches new website
30 Jun 2014
We are delighted to announce that we have launched our new website. The updated website allows users to gain a better understanding of what SkillsActive can offer, and help stakeholders across active leisure, learning and…
SkillsActive congratulates Getting Ready on success at London Sport Awards
05 Jun 2014
Yesterday evening (4th June 2014) saw SkillsActive attend the London Awards for Sport & Physical Activity. Alongside celebrating sport and physical activity in the Capital, SkillsActive were in attendance as sponsors of the Community Sport…
SkillsActive proud to return as a sponsor of the London Sport Awards
22 May 2014
SkillsActive is proud to be sponsoring the Community Sport Project of the Year award at this year’s London Awards for Sport & Physical Activity. The London Awards for Sport & Physical Activity celebrate the clubs,…
SkillsActive shares delight as LTA coach takes Apprentice of The Year Award
13 May 2014
Having set the standards in developing high quality apprenticeship frameworks for the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA), SkillsActive were delighted with the news that apprentice Tim Lord Hopkins, an Apprentice Coach with the LTA, had won…
SkillsActive look forward to attending this year's Sport Summit
12 May 2014
SkillsActive is looking forward to attending this year’s Sport Summit from the Sport and Recreation Alliance, which takes place on 5th June at Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge. Ahead of this year’s summit SkillsActive CEO Ian Taylor…
SkillsActive welcomes the latest Trophy Women report from WSFF
09 May 2014
Not enough women on sporting NGBs' Boards. WSFF report shows 49% of sporting NGBs' Boards dominated by men.    SkillsActive welcomes the latest Trophy Women report from the Women’s Sport and Fitness Foundation (WSFF). The organisation’s…
SkillsActive welcomes the NUS's new Commission on the Future of Work
02 May 2014
  SkillsActive welcomes the NUS’s announcement of the new Commission on the Future of Work, which officially launched yesterday (Thursday 1st May 2014). The Commission itself is calling for evidence from students and stakeholders from…
Spectator Safety National Occupational Standards Review to commence
30 Apr 2014
SkillsActive, with support from the Sports Grounds Safety Authority (SGSA) and other key stakeholders, has been successful in gaining funding to review National Occupational Standards in the spectator safety sector across the UK. With the…