News

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

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

Success for Close the Loophole campaigners

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

The CPSU has welcomed the news that the Positions of Trust law is being extended to include sports coaches.

Mar 09 2021

Sport England – Uniting the Movement

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

Sport England has launched a 10-year strategy, Uniting the Movement, with a vision to transform lives and communities through sport and physical activity.

Jan 27 2021

Working together guidance – December 2020 update

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

The Working together to safeguard children guidance has been updated to include guidance on contextual safeguarding, mental health, domestic violence and more. 

Dec 18 2020

Prevalence study into abuse in sport

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

This study, by Edge Hill University, aims to establish the prevalence of abuse and maltreatment experienced by competitive athletes in the UK.

Jul 28 2020

A new lead in a new era

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

Michelle North, new Service Head of the CPSU, talks to us about taking over the leadership of the team during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Jul 01 2020

We’re backing human rights declaration

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

The CPSU has signed up to the Declaration on Sport and Human Rights, joining major sports bodies from Northern Ireland and beyond.

Feb 11 2020
  • 1
  • 2