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Change Makers - The life and work of Celia Brackenridge

Topics: International sport Elite athletes Type: News article

Women and Sport: the Change Makers website recently launched. The website marks the life and work of Celia Brackenridge OBE, sportswoman, scholar and activist.

Aug 23 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. 

Aug 09 2017

Organise a safe sports event this summer

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

Guidance to assist organisations with their safeguarding arrangements for sports events or activities with children and young people. It includes: safe events, self-assessment, athlete wellbeing, and inclusion of deaf and disabled children.

Jul 28 2017

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

Volleyball England celebrates young people's achievements

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

We find out about the 4 young winners at Volleyball England's annual awards and the reasons behind their nominations.

May 30 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

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