An investment in almost £2 million of new facilities for Blackburn United Community Football Club's New Murrayfield Park is set to provide a major boost for the area, sportscotland have claimed.
A landmark £18 million community sport leisure centre has opened in Sandwell in the West Midlands thanks to a big financial contribution from Sport England's Iconic Facilities fund.
Sprint star Christine Ohuruogu, the reigning women's 400 metre world champion, has launched the first ever Compact Athletics Facility which is designed to allow track and field equipment to be built in places where space is limited.
Booking have now opened for the British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health Annual Conference 2013,which takes place on November 21st in Berkshire.
The curtain has fallen on the Sainsbury's 2013 School Games finals in Sheffield with the multi-sport event for the UK's elite young athletes proving a huge success.
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.
The Us Girls initiative has received a major boost after the project was honoured with the National Lottery Award for Best Sports Project in 2013.
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.