News

How safe are our children? 2017 conference round-up

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

A round-up of the 5th NSPCC How safe are our children? conference, which, for the first time in the event's history, saw safeguarding in sport on the agenda.

Jun 27 2017

CSPs provide a hub for safeguarding

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

Two County Sports Partnerships tell us about recent work promoting safeguarding, and providing information, guidance and signposting to partners across their areas.

May 19 2017

Sport Duty of Care Review – independent report published

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

Recommendations to make sport safer, based on the independent review into the duty of care that sport has towards participants. 

Apr 24 2017

Responding to safeguarding cases in sport

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

In March 2017, the CPSU held an event for our stakeholders to reflect upon the recent developments in football and sport more widely. 

Apr 19 2017

Young people's voices in sport – insights from the UEFA project

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

Three years on from the NSPCC receiving the UEFA Children’s Foundation Award, we look at some of the achievements and learning funded by this project.

Apr 13 2017

Parents in Sport Week 2017

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

Sports organisations in the UK and Ireland are invited to promote the positive, supporting role that parents play in a child’s lifelong involvement in sport. 

Apr 13 2017

RFU: meet your ‘Inner Warrior’

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

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has launched ‘Meet Your Inner Warrior’, a campaign aimed at encouraging more women and girls to take up contact rugby.

Apr 10 2017

Sport NI publishes new research on mental health and wellbeing in sport

Topics: Working with our partners Safeguarding children Type: Research

New research published by Sport NI supports the role that sport can play in the promotion of mental health and wellbeing in local communities and athletes.

Mar 20 2017

NSPCC urges government to close loopholes in the law

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

The NSPCC is calling on Government to act quickly to close 2 legal loopholes that leave the door open for children to be targeted in sport and beyond.

Feb 13 2017

Time to Listen success in the South West

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

Wesport is working alongside six other County Sports Partnerships to co-ordinate Time to Listen training dates across the South West of England. 

Feb 10 2017