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Ofsted highlights the importance of PE and school sport

Ofsted Chief Inspector Amanda Spielman has championed the important role Physical Education and school sport have to...
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Teaching heroes praised in charity’s Christmas appeal

A children’s charity is urging the public to get behind its first ever Christmas appeal to support frontline school staff who are on the ‘brink of reaching crisis point’.
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Government’s Spending Review 2020: summary

Government announced its 2020 Spending Review this week, confirming departmental budgets for the next financial year (2021/22).
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A school sport day race. The young boy in first place is grinning with his eyes closed.

BLOG: Ten top tips for teaching primary PE

Youth Sport Trust partner Complete PE has shared its ten top tips for teaching PE in primary schools.
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Outdoor sports to be given green light

Outdoor grassroots sport given green light to resume

The Youth Sport Trust has issued a response following an announcement by the Prime Minister today that the restrictions on grassroots sport will be among the first to be lifted when lockdown ends.
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Lisa Burgoyne

Youth Sport Trust pays tribute to Lisa Burgoyne

It is with great sadness that we at Youth Sport Trust share the news of the death of one of our family, Lisa Burgoyne.
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Help us support frontline school staff in the Big Give’s Christmas Challenge

Children’s charity the Youth Sport Trust has launched a campaign to raise £25,000 in a week. The funds will be used to...
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After School Sport Club launches today online

Charity launches online After School Sport Club to fill void created by lockdown

Children across the UK are being encouraged to ‘stay active and keep up their after-school sport’ by former sports stars and children’s charity the Youth Sport Trust.
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BLOG: How the PE and Sport Premium is supporting our recovery curriculum

Dawn Mallett, Sport and PE Development Manager, blogs about how the PE and sport premium funding is being used with a focus on key indicators 1 and 2 in supporting the recovery curriculum at Stanton and Pepper Hill Schools.
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Government guidance on extra-curricular sport during lockdown – 10 November update

Joint statement from Youth Sport Trust, Sport & Recreation Alliance, ukactive and Association for Physical Education.
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BLOG: My Week - Lucy Ellis

Lucy Ellis, who is a Research and Evaluation Specialist in the research and insight team at YST, talks about what a typical week looks like for her.
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Youth Sport Trust welcomes continuation of PE and school sport during lockdown

The Youth Sport Trust has today welcomed clarification from Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden that extra-curricular sport can continue during the national lockdown in England.
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