Disabled people across the country are set to be given more opportunities to get involved in sport thanks to an £8 million injection of National Lottery funding from Sport England.
Sport England's Director of Community Sport Mike Diaper believes that grassroots sport will receive a huge boost from the large number of major elite sporting events that will be staged in the country over the next decade.
New figures published by sportscotland have revealed a huge increase of 13% in pupils' participation in Active Schools across Scotland.
Three projects funded by Sport England were among the winners of the Prime Minister's 2013 Big Society Awards as recognition for their contribution to their local community through sport.
New research has revealed that half of all seven-year-olds do not get enough exercise - and girls are far less active than boys.
Prime Minister David Cameron has confirmed £94 million of funding to encourage more people to use bikes in England across eight major cities and four national parks.
The Department of Health has announced more than £5 million of funding to encourage children and families to exercise more after revealing that more than a quarter of the adult population are doing less 30 minutes physical activity a week and therefore…
London 2012 chairman Lord Sebastian Coe said getting young people across the UK more physically active must be a major part of the ongoing legacy story of the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The contribution of grassroots sport to the English economy has been revealed at £11.78 billion per year, a new study has revealed.
Maria Miller, the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, has officially unveiled the new £6.3 million pavilion at Lee Valley White Water Centre's new pavilion.