• Teacher in front of a classroom of children inspiring them to be active

    Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

    Teachers can make a difference to pupils’ wellbeing by implementing fun physical activity across the school day

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Ribbon cutting at the schoolg games opening ceremony

    Sun shines on children as they dazzle at the Greater Manchester School Games

    Yesterday saw almost 2,500 schoolchildren get out and get moving at the 2019 Greater Manchester Summer School Games

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Sport England logo

    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 ,
  • 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 ,
  • Coaching parents may reduce child’s obesity

    Changing the way that parents interact with their infants could help combat child obesity, a US study suggests

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Right to be Active

    With 80% of girls and 77% of boys not meeting the activity recommendations set out by the Chief Medical Officer the Sport and Recreation Alliance has been prompted to announce the “Right to be Active” campaign, calling for all sectors to align their visions.

    By Francesca Speakman,