Posts from Category: leisure
7 January 2020
Thanks to support from the NHS, those who have completed the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme have lost a combined weight equivalent to that of 43 ...
5 November 2019
New research suggests that swimming is helping the health and social care system save more than £357m per year.
The cost savings to the NHS are ...
25 October 2019
The academy will help more people benefit from arts, sport and leisure activities across the country.
Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock has set out ...
11 October 2019
Simon Stevens says ECB’s Hundred tie-up with maker of Hula Hoops undermines fight against childhood obesity.
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has been criticised ...
8 October 2019
Children as young as 13 are to start receiving NHS treatment for gaming and social media addiction as of next month. The specialist clinic will ...
20 September 2019
A new, fully integrated support service for people with gambling problems is launching in Leeds.
The Leeds Community Gambling Service is the first support service of ...
9 September 2019
The guidelines emphasise the importance of building strength and balance for adults, and include recommendations for pregnant women, new mothers and disabled people.
New guidance issued ...
15 July 2019
School Sport and Activity Action Plan will help set children up to lead healthy lives
New government plans are giving children more opportunities to access 60 ...
9 January 2019
Education Secretary Damian Hinds has called on leading sporting bodies to work with schools and help more children play competitive sport.
Mr Hinds has called on ...