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News headlines
UK's DCMS Committee to hear from charities over impact of COVID-19 outbreak   UK's DCMS Committee to hear from charities over impact of COVID-19 outbreak


By Lauren Heath-Jones

The UK's Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (DCMS) will meet this week to hear from charities over the level of government support needed to ensure their survival in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Committee will remotely convene tomorrow (Tuesday 31 March) to consider the increased demand .... more>>
£195m package announced to help physical activity sector through coronavirus outbreak   £195m package announced to help physical activity sector through coronavirus outbreak


By Tom Walker

A total of £195m of National Lottery funding has been made available to help the sport and physical activity sectors through the ongoing coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis. Organised and distributed by Sport England, the funding package will be divided into four main strands. A £20m Community Emergency Fund will be .... more>>
Two-thirds of world's gyms currently closed – 230 million members unable to attend   Two-thirds of world's gyms currently closed – 230 million members unable to attend


By Tom Walker

Nearly two thirds (64 per cent) of the world’s health and fitness clubs are currently closed either by decree or by voluntary arrangement. The closures, part of measures to tackle the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, have resulted in around 230 million people with health club memberships being unable to attend .... more>>

Coronavirus: Welsh leisure centres and stadiums being converted into hospital wards  
By Tom Walker

Leisure centres and stadiums are being transformed into emergency hospital wards in Wales, as part of measures to tackle the unprecedented challenges placed on the NHS. Selwyn Samuel Centre .... more>>
Coronavirus: ukactive issues guidance for health and fitness sector  
By Tom Walker

Physical activity body ukactive has issued guidance and recommendations for how UK fitness operators and facilities should deal with a suspected case of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). It .... more>>
Care home staff being trained as physical activators in Scotland  
By Tom Walker

Staff at sheltered accommodation are being trained to organise and lead their own strength and balance sessions for residents, as part of a project to get those living in assisted housing .... more>>
£25m Hornchurch Sports Centre to open later this year  
By Tom Walker

A topping-out ceremony has been held at the site of the new £25m Hornchurch Leisure Centre, scheduled to open later this year. The centre is being delivered in partnership by Havering .... more>>
New £1m artistic training facility opens at 'Home of gymnastics'  
By Tom Walker

Lilleshall National Sports Centre in Shropshire has opened the doors to a new artistic gym following a £1m investment. The launch is part of a three-month refurbishment at the venue – .... more>>
2019 Cricket World Cup delivered £350m boost to UK economy  
By Tom Walker

The ICC Cricket World Cup has been credited with delivering a £350m economic boost to the UK. An economic impact and benefits analysis, carried out by The Sports Consultancy, shows that .... more>>
Questions remain over Tokyo Olympic Games as Coronavirus forces shutdown of sports events  
By Tom Walker

International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach has admitted that the escalating Coronavirus outbreak is posing challenges for athletes trying to qualify for Tokyo 2020. The .... more>>
Sport Ireland to invest €36m in run-up to Tokyo 2020  
By Tom Walker

Sport Ireland will invest a record €36m in all levels of sport during 2020. The funding will include a €13.8m grant to fund core activities of 58 NGBs, while €9.4m will be earmarked to .... more>>
New Sports Governance Academy set to launch in April  
By Tom Walker

A new Sports Governance Academy (SGA), designed to support, develop and connect people working in the sport and physical activity sector, is set to launch in April 2020. Set up in .... more>>
CIMSPA strikes REPs deal to create a single directory for fitness professionals  
By Tom Walker

CIMSPA and UK Coaching have signed a deal to combine the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) with the CIMSPA Exercise and Fitness Directory. The announcement was made by Sport .... more>>
Leisure trust partners with NHS to get those with long-term conditions more physically active  
By Tom Walker

Not-for profit leisure operator Circadian Trust is partnering with NHS GP surgeries in Gloucestershire to launch a local initiative which helps and supports people with medical or long-term .... more>>
NGBs see commercial revenue growth, but concerns remain over future funding  
By Tom Walker

National governing bodies of sport (NGBs) have reported a rise in commercial revenue during 2019 – indicating a potential resurgence in corporate sponsorship. According to the UK NGB .... more>>
UK Sport launches review of UK Athletics amid 'major concerns'  
By Tom Walker

UK Sport has commissioned an independent review into UK Athletics (UKA), as part of what it calls a process to ensure the national governing body becomes "fit for the future". The review .... more>>

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British wildlife is being attacked on many fronts. Stephanie Hilborne, CEO of The Wildlife Trusts, wants to involve everyone in preserving nature
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1885 Lounge at St Mary's Stadium celebrates Southampton FC's history

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KSS Architects has partnered with Rainbow Design, a London-based furniture supplier, to create the 1885 Lounge at St Mary's Stadium, home to Southampton FC.
 
Satisfi Labs launches COVID-19 Assistant to streamline emergency communications about the coronavirus

Satisfi Labs launches COVID-19 Assistant to streamline emergency communications about the coronavirus

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Satisfi Labs, an AI-powered knowledge management platform, has announced the launch of its COVID-19 Assistant.
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