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Understanding inactivity in Greater Manchester

By GreaterSport | 21 May 2019

Britain Thinks - Summary Research Report now available

Changes to non-disabled people’s perceptions needed to improve opportunities for disabled people

By GreaterSport | 20 May 2019

Research released by Activity Alliance shines a light on the views of non-disabled people’s on inclusive activity with disabled people.

Chance to share views on Greater Manchester’s proposals to tackle health threat of roadside air pollution

By GreaterSport | 16 May 2019

​Greater Manchester leaders are calling on businesses and residents to help shape proposals to clean up dirty air at the roadside, the most serious environmental health issue facing the city-region

Andy Burnham announces new campaign to get Greater Manchester moving more

By GreaterSport | 03 May 2019

At the GM Moving conference, Andy Burnham revealed plans for the GM Moving campaign created to get residents across all ten boroughs of the city-region involved

New data share will make booking a sports session as easy as booking a holiday

By GreaterSport | 30 April 2019

An ambitious data sharing scheme will give residents across Greater Manchester access to thousands of fitness classes and sports facilities at the touch of a button.

More people moving in Greater Manchester…. but inequalities still exist

By GreaterSport | 30 April 2019

More people are moving in Greater Manchester (GM) as highlighted by the recent release of Sport England’s Adults Active Lives Survey. Since 2015-16 inactivity levels have dropped by 1.7%, three times as much as nationally of 0.5%. However, there are still more than a quarter of adults (26.8%) that are inactive, which equates to 596,800 adults in GM. There are significant inequalities across people and place in inactivity levels.