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Sport Duty of Care Review

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

The Sport Duty of Care Working Group led a review into the duty of care that sport has towards participants. Feedback from the consultation is currently being analysed.

Jun 02 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

Martial arts pilot training

Topics: Safeguarding children Type: News article

Sports coach UK, CPSU, NEST Management and CPSU’s Martial Arts working group have been working together to develop a Safeguarding and Protecting Children in Martial Arts workshop.

Feb 08 2016

Wales' young ambassadors

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

We hear from Laura Whapham, CPSU Wales Development Officer, regarding the involvement of Sport Wales Young Ambassadors attending our CPSU Wales Safeguarding Standards panels for the first time.

Feb 08 2016

Club Matters – supporting your sports club

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

Club Matters is Sport England's one-stop shop for sports clubs. It provides free, convenient, practical resources to help develop and sustain sports clubs.

Feb 08 2016

Ulster Rugby launches health and wellbeing strategy

Topics: Safeguarding children Type: News article

Ulster Rugby, in conjunction with the Public Health Agency (PHA), launched its community-based health and wellbeing strategy.

Jan 28 2016