News

Keeping children safe in education updates

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:Legislation

The Department for Education has updated its Keeping children safe in education statutory guidance for schools and colleges.

Jul 22 2021

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and safeguarding in sport

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Keep up-to-date here with the latest information and resources about coronavirus and safeguarding in sport.

Jul 16 2021

Updated NSPCC e-learning course for sport and activity

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

We have worked with colleagues in the NSPCC to refresh their introductory elearning course about child protection in sport and physical activity.

Jun 30 2021

Safeguarding children in sport as lockdown eases

Topics: Safeguarding children Safer recruitment Type:News article

As sports start to return to face-to-face coaching and navigate new coronavirus measures, reviews and the maintenance of safeguarding procedures is vital. 

Jun 11 2021

New leisure facilities safeguarding checklist

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

The CPSU has recently worked in partnership with the Ann Craft Trust (ACT) to develop a safeguarding checklist for the leisure sector.

May 12 2021

We're adding sun protection to the game this summer

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

We are supporting the new-look Outdoor Kids Sun Safety Code, launched by the Melanoma Fund.

May 12 2021

Learning from the Sheldon report - what next?

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Following the publication of the Sheldon report into non-recent child sexual abuse in football, the sports sector will be looking at what learning we can take from the report and its recommendations. 

Apr 08 2021

A tribute to Tony Green

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

The CPSU is sad to announce that Tony Green, Lead Safeguarding Officer for British Waterski and Wakeboard, died last week after a period of illness.

Mar 23 2021

The Sheldon Report into non-recent child sexual abuse in football is published

Topics: Safeguarding children Type:News article

Commissioned by The FA, this report follows an independent review into allegations of non-recent child sexual abuse in football.

Mar 17 2021