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First pitches laid at £4.9m sports park near Horspath, Oxford
THE first pitches have been laid at a new £4.9m sports park near Horspath which is on course to open in the summer.
New Year Honours 2018: Sports leaders and stars recognised
A host of business leaders from the world of sport have been recognised alongside winners from the field in the New Year Honours list 2018.
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