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Schools should teach PE daily to boost children's brains, say researchers
Physical education should be taught in schools on a daily basis to help improve academic performance, a study has concluded.
Birmingham named host city for 2022 Commonwealth Games
Birmingham has officially been named the host city of the 2022 Commonwealth Games, beating competition from Kuala Lumpur, Victoria (Canada) and Australia.
AFC Wimbledon get green light to build new Plough Lane stadium
We’ve taken a giant step towards going home to Merton, in a new stadium and as a Football League club
– Erik Samuelson, chief executive, AFC Wimbledon
Sheffield United reveal plans for South Stand extension
This is very much about looking ahead following our promotion to the Championship and potentially a place in the highest tier of the English game – Andrew Birks, chief operating officer, Sheffield
Study examines impact of physical activity and sport in offender rehabilitation
"Prisons are extraordinary, often violent and grim places, and for many the opportunity to visit the prison gym, take part in sport - and generally let off some steam - is a critical aspect of copi
SALTEX attendance continues to grow
An independent audit has confirmed that the combined attendance over the two day exhibition totalled an impressive 8,909 – the highest ever since SALTEX moved to the NEC, Birmingham.
Wembley to host four extra Euro 2020 games but Wales misses out
"It speaks volumes about our great city that London has been awarded an additional four Euro 2020 matches, reinforcing the capital’s reputation as the sporting capital of the world"
RFU invests record £100m back into game despite making loss
"This was always going to be a period of reinvigoration and I’m glad that a comparison with the last season with the same match profile, and unaffected by the Rugby World Cup 2015 revenues, shows t
SALTEX 2017 – The Best Yet
A year’s worth of meticulous and strategic planning from show organisers culminated in what is being hailed by many as the best ever SALTEX.
IOG Industry Awards celebrate the very best in UK groundsmanship
Almost 700 of the UK’s and Europe’s leading groundscare experts from both the professional and volunteer sector, as well as dignitaries from the governing bodies of sport and influential sports adm