Press

This area is designed to give journalists access to our latest press releases and our media guidelines.

We can provide journalists with expert opinion on a range of issues around PE and school sport as well as expert spokespeople including our Chair Neil Davidson CBE, Chief Executive Ali Oliver and our Sporting Ambassadors.

Press office

Our media team is available seven days a week for comments, interviews, multimedia content and information. We work across the country and often have communications specialists on the ground as news breaks.

If you have an enquiry, please contact:

Isabel Dunmore
Media Relations Officer
isabel.dunmore@youthsporttrust.org
01509 226317 / 07825 065195

Simon Ward
Head of Corporate Communications
simon.ward@youthsporttrust.org
01509 226637 / 07825 065179

Note that the press office only deals with enquiries from the media. If you are not a member of the media, please use the public enquiries line: 01509 226600. Lines are open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

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Code of ethics and conduct

Click here to view our code of ethics and conduct, which includes guidance for press and media at our events.

Latest news

As well as our news stories below, you can also check out our recent publications, including our Impact Report, and termly membership magazine Inspire.

If you are looking for older news or press releases not available on our website, please email a member of the press office and we will be able to help further.

Show your support for Glasgow 2018 bid

Show your support for Glasgow 2018 bid

You can show your support for Glasgow's bid to host the 2018 Youth Olympic Games by voting for the city on an Inside the Games poll that runs until 2 July.
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Gardener re-lives past glories as NSSW hits Cardiff

Gardener re-lives past glories as NSSW hits Cardiff

Olympic gold medallist Jason Gardener returned to the scene of his famous British indoor record for Lloyds TSB National School Sport Week.
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NSSW rolls in to Stockport

NSSW rolls in to Stockport

2004 Athens gold medallist Darren Campbell helped Werneth School get in the spirit of this year's Lloyds TSB National School Sport Week.
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London 2012 gold medallists start NSSW in style

London 2012 gold medallists start NSSW in style

London 2012 gold medallists Katherine Grainger and Richard Whitehead started Lloyds TSB National School Sport Week with a bang at Southfields Academy.
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NSSW kicks off in Liverpool

NSSW kicks off in Liverpool

200 school children from 14 special schools across Merseyside will continue the London 2012 sporting legacy ahead of Lloyds TSB National School Sport Week.
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Get Set To Make a Change

Get Set To Make a Change

The Youth Sport Trust is proud to be a key partner in the delivery of Get Set to Make a Change. Register now to attend a roadshow event!
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British Bobsleigh Olympic Futures programme

British Bobsleigh Olympic Futures programme

Your chance to go for Olympic gold at 90mph with Bobsleigh - Formula One on ice!
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Special Olympics GB partners with Youth Sport Trust

Special Olympics GB partners with Youth Sport Trust

Special Olympics GB partners with Youth Sport Trust to develop opportunities for young people with intellectual disabilities.
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Sainsbury’s 2013 School Games performers revealed

Sainsbury’s 2013 School Games performers revealed

Top young acts from across the country have won a place to perform at the Sainsbury’s 2013 School Games, after ‘X Factor’ style auditions at Sheffield City Hall.
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London 2012 gold medallists start NSSW in style

London 2012 inspiration comes to York High School

500 pupils to take part in event ahead of Lloyds TSB National School Sport Week
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Fashion show raises £18,000 for Youth Sport Trust

Fashion show raises £18,000 for Youth Sport Trust

Miss Daisy's Nursery hosted a charity fashion show at St Luke's Church in Chelsea, which raised over £18,000 for the Youth Sport Trust.
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Quiz raises £8,000 for Youth Sport Trust

Quiz raises £8,000 for Youth Sport Trust

The Youth Sport Trust was the charity selected to benefit from an annual City Quiz organised by a group of insurance brokers.
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