YST News - November 2018

YST News - November 2018
Catch up on all the latest from the Youth Sport Trust, including our latest research around a confidence crisis in girls, a new film nominated in the 2018 Charity Film Awards, the impact of our collaboration with The FA on the Game of Our Own programme and a round up of all the key stories from the sector.

Our Top Story

Confidence crisis in primary girls stopping them from getting active - Data released by YST this week shows a confidence crisis in girls stopping them from getting active from as young as the age of seven.


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Latest News

  • Primary school PE could be ‘transformed for a generation’ by new funding (Open Access Government) - Read More
  • Why do some schools still ban girls from playing football? (The Guardian) - Read More
  • Bid launched for £250,000 cricket school (Swindon Advertiser) - Read More

Sector Round Up

  • Public Health England issues new “how to tackle obesity” plan to schools (Open Access Government) - Read More
  • Modern life offers children almost everything they need, except daylight (Metro) - Read More
  • Half of young people feel unprepared for work (TES) - Read More

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