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    6 in 10 children in Greater Manchester do not meet recommended activity levels

    Active Lives Children and Young People Survey, the first survey of its kind, shows that only 40% of Greater Manchester children do an average of more than 60 minutes of physical activity a day

    By GreaterSport ,
  • The Daily Mile fit for life logo

    The Daily Mile™ celebrates people changing their lives with physical activity

    The finalists and sponsors of the Changing Lifestyle Award at the Greater Manchester Sports Awards are announced

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Edge Hill Uni and DOCIA sport logo

    Survey into the Mental Health of the Sport and Physical Activity Workforce

    ​DOCIAsport and Edge Hill University have launched the first ever independent survey of the Mental Health of the workforce in the sport and physical activity sector.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • People on exercise bikes

    Not exercising 'worse for health than smoking, diabetes and heart disease'

    A hard-hitting new study claims that living a sedentary lifestyle is more detrimental to health than smoking, diabetes and heart disease.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Chair based exercises

    Moving Medicine Tool Launched

    A new tool to help healthcare professionals talk to patients about the benefits of physical activity is now live

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Child playing on outdoor play equipment

    £346m childcare cash surplus 'should be used to get kids active'

    More than £346m in "wasted" childcare funding should be used to get children more active and fight the growing epidemic of health issues among the young.

    By GreaterSport ,