08 Mar 2023
Charity welcomes Government announcement for critical school sport funding
Today the Government has announced over £600 million of ringfenced funding to support primary school physical activity and sport, alongside an additional £22 million of funding for the nationwide network of 450 School Games Organisers.Find Out More
03 Nov 2020
Sky Sports support charity’s 25th birthday awards to celebrate young people in sport
Young people, families, schools and community groups have been recognised for helping to change lives through sport at a charity’s special awards ceremony.
02 Nov 2020
Charity responds to clamp down on children’s sport through lockdown
Following the Prime Minister speaking in the Houses of Parliament about England's looming lockdown, latest regulations have banned youth and school sport.
02 Nov 2020
More online support for PE teachers as charity supports Oak National Academy
Children’s sport charity, the Youth Sport Trust, has been tasked with developing Key Stage 3 resources and online lesson plans for PE.
26 Oct 2020
How This Girl Can… Create Change! with the help of fantastic resources
While the world may feel very different now compared to January 2020, the ambition of building the next generation of change makers through sport is no different than nine months ago for the Youth Sport Trust (YST).
23 Oct 2020
Sports stars say teacher confidence key to getting primary PE right
Over the next few weeks, every primary school in England will receive the first instalment of a £320 million government grant, now in its seventh year, which significantly extends the resourcing for Physical Education and Sport.
22 Oct 2020
Wellbeing and location most important factors for parents choosing a school
New research commissioned by children’s charity the Youth Sport Trust and carried out by YouGov reveals an appetite among UK parents to hear more from schools about what they are doing to support children’s wellbeing.
20 Oct 2020
Free trial and webinars from Teach Active
Take a tour around the benefits of the Teach Active platform from the comfort of your own desk.
09 Oct 2020
Team YST recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours
Youth Sport Trust CEO Ali Oliver and Head of Sport Ellen Falkner have both been awarded MBEs.
06 Oct 2020
Children with SEND try para-sports through major sport programme
Thousands of children with and without special educational needs (SEND) have been supported to experience PE and school sport thanks to a consortium of organisations led by the Youth Sport Trust and The Department for Education (DfE).
24 Sep 2020
Children return to PE with low levels of physical fitness
New research released today by children’s charity the Youth Sport Trust has recorded teacher’s accounts of what a return to PE and sport in schools across the UK looks like following six months of closures.
11 Sep 2020
Youth Sport Trust launches new partnership with Decathlon, the world’s largest sporting retailer
The Youth Sport Trust is delighted to announce a new partnership with Decathlon, the world’s largest sporting retailer, ahead of the 2020/21 academic year.
02 Sep 2020
Children’s charity and local authorities working together to support young people’s wellbeing over summer holidays
Youth Sport Trust has worked closely with Suffolk County Council over the summer holidays.