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Sunguarding Sport - Melanoma Fund

Sunguarding Sport - Melanoma Fund

Posted: Thu, 26 May 2022 13:44

A campaign has been launched by the Melanoma Fund called 'Sunguarding Sport' to help individuals, groups and clubs keep safe when in the sun. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the UK and is caused by overexposure to the sun's UV rays, but the good news this is mainly preventable. As this...

Tags: Children, Safeguarding, Sport, Staysafeoutdoors, Sunguarding, Youngpeople

Safer Places to Play: Protecting your facility and those who use it from those who seek to abuse children and adults.

Safer Places to Play: Protecting your facility and those who use it from those who seek to abuse children and adults.

Posted: Thu, 07 Apr 2022 15:59

How do you protect your club, facility or leisure centre from the impact of those who seek to abuse children or Adults at risk?

"A question that must be asked throughout your whole organisation from the very top strategic directors to those operational staff who are engaging with the public on "the shop...

Tags: Children, Lesiurecentres, News, Safeguarding, Youngpeople, clubs, community, groups

Mind’s Children and Young People Workforce Project

Mind’s Children and Young People Workforce Project

Posted: Tue, 05 Apr 2022 13:47

team BEDS&LUTON enjoyed learning about Mind's Children and Young People Workforce Project and how they empowered young people's voices! We gained more understanding on how to support young people when they are at risk of experiencing mental health challenges. Hearing what the young people had to...

Tags: Challenges, Children, Coaches, Heard, Mentalhealth, Sport, Support, Voices, Volunteers, Webinar, Youngpeople

Landmark report reveals children’s activity levels for the first time

Landmark report reveals children’s activity levels for the first time

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:26


• Around 3 million children (43.3%) lead active lives, doing an average of 60 or more minutes of physical activity a day.
• Among active children, only the most active 1.2m (17.5% of total) are meeting the CMO guideline of 60+ minutes of activity a day, every day of the week.
• Just over...

Tags: Active Lives, Sport England, children, insight, news, teamBEDS&LUTON, young people