16 April 2015
ukactive is today launching a new strategy for children's physical activity, underpinned by a new 'ukactive kids' membership category and a policy report due to be launched in early June calling for a greater focus on children's activity levels by the next government.
08 April 2015
This prestigious award recognises an individual, of middle management level or lower, who has dedicated their life to getting more people, more active, more often. This is the perfect way to congratulate the unsung hero of the active leisure sector for their commitment and dedication. This year we received a staggering number of entrants for the award and our judges deem the following 12 nominees to uphold the values of the Spirit of Flame Award. Please select the name to view the credible stories of the nominees.
Voting will open on Monday.
27 March 2015
Leading employers from the physical activity sector have called for skills and workforce development to sit within a single organisation.
The Active Training Conference, held in Reading’s Crowne Plaza, saw ukactive, SkillsActive and CIMSPA, the sector’s key training and workforce development organisations, answer calls for a unified outlook on skills.
“Stop focusing on surgery and start prioritising physical activity,” says Health Select Committee report, echoing ukactive’s calls ahead of General Election.
25 March 2015
A Health Select Committee report released today calls for physical activity to be considered a priority in its own right, ahead of the separate issue of obesity. The report criticises the “unacceptable” NHS spending on bariatric surgery which far outweighs money spent on a national roll-out of physical activity and intensive lifestyle intervention programmes.
Former Managing Director of low cost airline bmibaby David Bryon and motivational speaker Debra Searle, MBE, join speaker line-up for ukactive Flame Conference 2015
24 March 2015
ukactive today announced that business leader David Bryon, former Managing Director low cost airline bmibaby, will address this summer's Flame 2015 conference of more than 900 delegates from across the physical activity sector. He will be joined by adventurer, author and leading motivational speaker, Debra Searle, MBE.
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