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Leaders urge critical Government backing to deliver the UK’s largest Cycling and Walking network - creating 2.5 million daily active trips, £6 billion in benefits and a national blueprint

By Transport for Greater Manchester | 28 January 2020

The Mayor of Greater Manchester and Cycling and Walking Commissioner will deliver a report to Government setting out how a revolutionary walking and cycling network will help tackle the climate emergency, inactivity and congestion, prompting country-wide travel change

Living Streets' National Walking Summit 2020

By GM Walking | 27 January 2020

Come and join experts from Greater Manchester and beyond as we discuss the link between making our streets better for walking and improved public health.

Secondary School Teacher Training

By GreaterSport | 20 January 2020

Sport England is investing £13.5million of National Lottery funding into a Secondary Teacher Training programme, designed to provide teachers with access to professional development as well as put pupil’s enjoyment and whole school outcomes at the heart of PE and school sport.

Funding available to support GM to walk more

By GreaterSport | 17 January 2020

GMCVO have launched the second stage of a grants programme to support Greater Manchester to get walking.

Millions of women say seeing ‘unrelatable’ fitness images on social media has a negative impact on them

By GreaterSport | 14 January 2020

This Girl Can launches powerful new ad campaign showing the raw unfiltered reality of women exercising

Lack of physical activity costing UK employers £6.6bn

By GreaterSport | 19 December 2019

Getting employees more physically active could save UK businesses up to £6.6bn through improved employee productivity each year.