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Inspirational young people honoured at House of Lords for Connecting Communities Awards

Inspirational young people honoured at House of Lords for Connecting Communities Awards

12 inspirational young people from some of the most disadvantaged neighbourhoods in Great Britain have been honoured for remarkable efforts at the Connecting Communities Awards.
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Northamptonshire launches innovative strategy to improve student health and wellbeing

A trailblazing scheme which seeks to transform how schools impact on students' mental wellbeing through PE, sport and physical activity launched in Northamptonshire today.
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Vitality British 10km London Run to raise money for the Youth Sport Trust

Vitality British 10km London Run to raise money for the Youth Sport Trust

Six dedicated runners have signed up to raise funds for the Youth Sport Trust by taking part in the Vitality British 10km London Run on Sunday 12 July 2015.
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Change4Life and Disney look to get young people moving with 10 Minute Shake Up

Change4Life and Disney look to get young people moving with 10 Minute Shake Up

Change4Life and Disney have today teamed up to launch '10 Minute Shake Up' to encourage young people to undertake their recommended daily 60 minutes of physical activity.
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National School Sport Week hailed a huge success

National School Sport Week hailed a huge success

National School Sport Week has been hailed a huge success after more than 5,000 schools from across England and Wales took part in a range of exciting activities to celebrate the event from 22-26 June.
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Alison Oliver to become interim chief executive

Ali Oliver confirmed Youth Sport Trust Chief Executive

Ali Oliver has today been confirmed Chief Executive of the Youth Sport Trust by the charity's Board of Directors following a rigorous external recruitment process.
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Inclusive Futures initiative backed for additional year

Inclusive Futures scheme smashes volunteer recruitment target

Spirit of 2012 funded programme 'An Inclusive Future' has successfully achieved its target of recruiting 1,000 young disabled and non-disabled volunteers three months ahead of schedule.
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University of Leicester researchers partner with Youth Sport Trust to get Girls

University of Leicester researchers partner with Youth Sport Trust to get Girls Active

Researchers from the University of Leicester are working with YST to determine whether school-based physical activity could help provide the key to encouraging adolescent girls to stay active.
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Sporting stars visit Swansea to celebrate National School Sport Week

Sporting stars visit Swansea to celebrate National School Sport Week

Olympic sprint champion Jason Gardener and Commonwealth gymnastics champion Frankie Jones joined pupils from Bishop Gore School in Swansea today to celebrate National School Sport Week.
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Milestone for Sainsbury’s Inclusive PE as 5,000 benefit from teacher training

Milestone for Sainsbury’s Inclusive PE as 5,000 benefit from teacher training

To mark 5,000 successfully trained PE staff, the EFDS, Youth Sport Trust and colleagues from a local Sainsbury's store visited an Inclusive PE training session in Wolverhampton.
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Skills2Achieve partners Charlton Athletic Community Trust to develop physical literacy

Skills2Achieve partners Charlton Athletic Community Trust to develop physical literacy

Skills2Achieve, a new programme from the Youth Sport Trust, is set to support teachers in developing physical literacy and keeping children active.
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Wirral students recieve visit from inline skating star Jenna Downing to celebrate National School Sport Week

Wirral students receive visit from inline skating star Jenna Downing to celebrate National School Sport Week

Inline Skating World Champion Jenna Downing today joined students from Clare Mount Specialist Sports College in Birkenhead to celebrate National School Sport Week.
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