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Preventing Abuse in Positions of Trust within Sport - The Loophole has been Closed!

Preventing Abuse in Positions of Trust within Sport - The Loophole has been Closed!

Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 11:49

As a result of the NSPCC's successful 'Close the Loop' Campaign the Position of Trusts Law has been updated and extended to include sports coaches too. This now protects 16 and 17 year olds from potential abuse in sport. The latest paper has been attached which looks at the positive impacts that people...

Tags: NSPCC, childrenandyoungpeople, closetheloopcampaign, coaches, communitygroups, leaders, organisations, positionsoftrustlaw, safeguarding, sportsclubs, volunteers

Maddison’s Insightful Experience of being a Young Female Rugby Player

Maddison’s Insightful Experience of being a Young Female Rugby Player

Posted: Thu, 28 Apr 2022 13:10

We'd love to share Maddison's insightful experience of being a 13-year-old female rugby player from Luton. Katrina, our Children and Young People Officer, had a great discussion with Maddison and would like to share Maddison's journey on how rugby has developed her into a more confident and outgoing...

Tags: Inspiring, Rugby, Womeninsport