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Alison Oliver to become interim chief executive

The Youth Sport Trust has appointed Alison Oliver as its Interim Chief Executive following the recent announcement that John Steele is to leave the Trust at the end of the year.
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Hannah Cockroft inspires Hartford students

Double Paralympic gold medallist Hannah Cockroft inspired sporting stars of the future when she visited Hartford Church of England High School in Northwich.
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Youth Sport Trust products go on sale in John Lewis stores

John Lewis will be the exclusive stockist of a brand new range of footballs and rugby balls from the Youth Sport Trust this Christmas.
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Sainsbury’s School Games delivers huge return on investment

Sainsbury’s School Games delivers huge return on investment

The Government have published new figures on the Sainsbury's School Games for the 2013/14 academic year which reveal the event is delivering a huge return on investment.
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Youth Sport Trust wins top award

The Youth Sport Trust has picked up a top award for its Girls Active programme which encourages more girls to be physically active.
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New leadership project launches in Jamaica

Youth Sport Trust founder and President, Sir John Beckwith, and Chief Executive, John Steele, will visit Jamaica to launch a youth leadership project, as part of the Trust's international work.
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Youth Sport Trust shortlisted for Body Confidence Award

The Youth Sport Trust has been shortlisted for a Body Confidence Award in the Physical Activity category for its work on Girls Active.
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New report out on PE and Sport Premium

The Department for Education (DfE) has released the findings of research that has examined the impact of the Government's PE and Sport Premium investment for primary schools.
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Medals galore for the final day of Sainsbury's 2014 School Games

Olympic gold medallist Darren Campbell helped bring the curtains down on a thrilling Sainsbury's 2014 School Games, as more than 1,600 athletes waved goodbye to Manchester.
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Spectacular opening ceremony kicks off Sainsbury's 2014 School Games

An opening ceremony with stunning singing and dancing performances, a parade of athletes, pyrotechnic display and the official oaths, has got the Sainsbury's 2014 School Games underway in Manchester.
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GB stars kick off the Sainsbury’s 2014 School Games

Team GB's Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Paralympic gold medallist, Ellie Simmonds, will kick off this year's Sainsbury's 2014 School Games, which gets underway in Manchester tomorrow.
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School Games stars claim victory in Glasgow

Over the past eleven days, more than 4,500 athletes from 71 nations and territories have been competing across 17 sports, hoping to bag a medal at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
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