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Sport England releases School Games report

Topics: Community and school sports Safeguarding children Working with our partners Type: News article

Sport England's review of the School Games concludes that they're well placed to make a strong contribution to the new strategy, ‘Towards an active nation’.

Aug 11 2016

Athlete wellbeing prioritised for Rio Games

Topics: Working with our partners Elite athletes International sport Disability sport Safeguarding children Type: News article

On 21 July, ahead of Rio 2016, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced the implementation of a new procedure for participants to report any incident of harassment or abuse to the IOC Welfare Officer.

Aug 04 2016

Journey to the Games

Topics: Safeguarding children Community and school sports Elite athletes Type: News article

With the 2016 School Games only a short time away, three young athletes hoping to represent their sport at this high-level event talk us through their journeys.

Jun 23 2016

Badminton England's young people feedback board

Topics: Safeguarding children Type: News article

Badminton England tell us about their recent initiative to gather feedback from young competitors at their largest residential event.

Jun 17 2016

Active Norfolk are training for the future

Topics: Safeguarding children Community and school sports Working with our partners Type: News article

Active Norfolk tells us about their delivery of the multi-sport Time to Listen (TTL) training, and their plans to provide further support to welfare officers in their area.

Jun 13 2016

My sport journey

Topics: Safeguarding children Type: News article

Maddie (aged 14), from our NSPCC Support in Sport Advisory Group, tells us about her experiences and journey into sport.

Apr 13 2016

CPSU consults with young people on keeping safe in football

Topics: Safeguarding children Type: News article

We met with young players at Crusaders Football Club to speak to them about what information they would like to see on the ChildLine website to help keep children safe in sport.

Mar 31 2016

'Let's KO bullying' campaign

Topics: Safeguarding children Type: Campaign

The Irish Athletic Boxing Association (IABA) has launched its new 'Let's KO Bullying' campaign. The campaign aims to highlight the importance of spreading an anti-bullying ethos in sport.

Mar 10 2016

Belfast to host VII Commonwealth Youth Games

Topics: International sport Safeguarding children Type: News article

Commonwealth Games Northern Ireland have announced that Belfast will host the VII Commonwealth Youth Games in 2021. 

Feb 09 2016

Government launches sports strategy

Topics: Safeguarding children Working with our partners Type: News article

During 2015, the CPSU contributed to the public consultation for the recently launched 'Sporting future: A new strategy for an active nature'. And we'll also be contributing to the strategy in 2016.

Feb 08 2016