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Crime and Youth Justice Tackled Through New Partnerships
13th December 2018

Some of the organisations involved in the Criminal Youth Justice Day

On Wednesday 21st November, over 25 people from different sport and physical activity organisations and also Crime and Youth Justice Organisations in Cornwall came together to ensure ALL young ... read more...

Cornwall set to have more autism friendly leisure centres
11th December 2018


Leisure centres in Cornwall can now assess whether they are autism friendly and how they can improve to receive an autism friendly status. The Autism Spectrum Team at Cornwall Council has ... read more...

Landmark Report Reveals Children's Activity Levels for the First Time
7th December 2018

Active Lives Children & Young People

Around 3 million children (43.3%) lead active lives nationally, doing an average of 60 or more minutes of physical activity a day, compared to 44.4% in Cornwall.Among active children, only the ... read more...

Safeguarding in Sport remains top of the agenda in Cornwall
22nd November 2018


On the Evening of Wednesday 14th November and during the day of Thursday 15th November over 50 people from different sport and physical activity organisations in Cornwall came together to ... read more...

Achieving whole school improvement through physical activity, pe and sport
21st November 2018

Time 2 Move

For the third year running, Cornwall Association of Primary Heads (CAPH) and the Cornwall Sports Partnership have teamed up to celebrate primary schools who are delivering excellent practice in PE ... read more...

It's National Safeguarding Adults Week!
19th November 2018


Its National Safeguarding Adults Week and here's how your sport or activity club can get involved. The National Safeguarding Adults Network are launching the first ever National Safeguarding ... read more...

Get Set - Youth Engagement Programme
30th October 2018

Get Set

Get Set is the British Olympic Association and British Paralympic Association's youth engagement programme. It was originally created as the official London 2012 education programme, to deliver ... read more...

Almost 300,000 More People are Active
15th October 2018

Active Lives Adult Survey

Results from the Active Lives Adult Survey May 17/18 shows inactivity rates are also beginning to improve Almost 300,000 more people are doing 150 minutes of activity a week according to new ... read more...

Entries Open for Community Sport and Recreation Awards
4th October 2018

Sport and Recreation Alliance

Aquila Burgess, Project Officer at the Alliance explains why you should enter this year's Community Sport and Recreation Awards, with cash prizes and national recognition up for grabs. Our annual ... read more...

Secondary Schools to benefit from up to £13.5 million investment in workforce skills
28th September 2018


Free training is now on offer to 17,000 secondary school PE teachers to help foster a more positive attitude to physical education. Up to £13.5 million is being invested by us in a teacher ... read more...

Parents in Sport Week 2018
13th September 2018

Parents in Sport Week 2018

When is it? 1-7 October 2018 What is it? A national awareness raising campaign, Parents in Sport Week is a chance to showcase your organisation or club's creativity and build positive ... read more...

New strategy to change the reality of disability, inclusion and sport
6th September 2018

Two athletes hug after a race

Activity Alliance today (6 September) releases a new three-year strategy - Achieving Inclusion Together. Determined to change the reality of disability, inclusion and sport, the charity looks to a ... read more...

Sport England Co-Recruiting for New Roles
31st August 2018

Sport England

As part of Sport England's collaboration with County Sports Partnerships (CSPs) across the country we are co-recruiting for five roles to help build stronger communities. We believe that being ... read more...

Activity Alliance releases updated inclusive communications resource
16th August 2018

Activity Alliance

Activity Alliance is adding to its bank of resources with a series of new factsheets that support providers to be more accessible and inclusive in their communications. Written in partnership with ... read more...

Government U-turn on pledge to protect young people in sport
13th August 2018


Government U-turn on pledge to protect young people in sport Children at risk as plan to extend position of trust laws to coaches is dropped keep children safe in sport. The Government is ... read more...

2018 Cornwall School Games Inspires More Young People Than Ever
12th July 2018


On Friday 29th June 2018 over 4,500 deserving students from Cornish primary & secondary schools headed to Penryn and Carn Brea Leisure Centre to compete in the 2018 Cornwall School Games, ... read more...

Activity Alliance launches NEW Inclusive Activity Programme supported by National Lottery funding from SE
14th June 2018

Inclusive Activity Programme

Activity Alliance is delighted to announce the launch of the brand new Inclusive Activity Programme (IAP). The announcement comes during Coaching Week (4-10 June) after a successful application to ... read more...

FREE Parkinson's Awareness Training Course for Activity Providers
14th June 2018

Parkinson's Excellence Network

Inviting all Exercise and Activity Providers to a FREE Parkinson's Awareness Training Course Date - Wednesday 25th July 2018 Time - 13.30 to 16.30 Venue - Stoke Climsland Old School Community ... read more...

Cornwall School Games Heads Back to Penryn
29th May 2018

Cornwall School Games

On Friday 29th June 2018, over 4000 students from primary and secondary schools across Cornwall will be excitedly heading to the Cornwall School Games Finals Day which this year is being held at ... read more...

Over 350 Employees take over Perranporth Beach
24th May 2018

Beach Games

Perranporth Beach was turned into a hub of sporting competition as the annual Cornwall Beach Games took place. Held on Friday 18th May, 34 teams from businesses across Cornwall came together to ... read more...

Cornwall Disability Active Forum
30th April 2018


This month, Cornwall Sports Partnership and disAbility Cornwall & Isles of Scilly hosted the inaugural meeting of the Cornwall Disability Active Forum, with a view to ensuring people with a ... read more...

Activity Alliance Stakeholder Survey 2018
30th April 2018

Activity Alliance Logo Strap RGB

Activity Alliance (formerly the English Federation of Disability Sport) wants to make sure that the advice, guidance and support it offers is useful and relevant to all of our stakeholders. We ... read more...

Over 500 pupils compete in the 2018 Cornwall School Spring Games
27th April 2018


On Friday 20th April 568 pupils from primary schools across Cornwall arrived at Truro School to compete in the Cornwall School Spring Games, sponsored by the University of Exeter. Now in its ... read more...

English Federation of Disability Sport changes name to Activity Alliance
27th April 2018

Activity Alliance

The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) is delighted to announce our new name. A first of many milestones in the charity's 20th anniversary year, from Thursday 26 April 2018 EFDS will be ... read more...

Schools wanted for exciting new Teacher Training Project
25th April 2018


Would your school like to take part in a pilot project that will improve the quality of PE and sport you offer? We are looking for up to 50 secondary schools to take part in a pilot project ... read more...

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