12 Apr 2018

Exercise benefits to the brain

Physical and mental exercise has been found to be beneficial for our brains, but scientists have now found it could also improve the learning ability of our children

09 Apr 2018

Sugar tax: There's more to come in the war on obesity

It's not the end, there's more to come. That was the message from ministers with the launch of the soft drinks sugar tax.

19 Mar 2018

'I forget my PE kit deliberately' - the boys who hate sport

"Sometimes people try to forget their PE kit deliberately. You get a detention but sometimes a detention is worth it for avoiding PE."

12 Mar 2018

Major consultation launched on children’s health and physical activity

ukactive has today (12 March) launched a major new consultation that will shape the future of children’s physical activity across the UK.

06 Mar 2018

Food makers told to cut calories by 20% by 2024

Public Health England says the target would slash costs to the NHS by £4.5bn and prevent more than 35,000 premature deaths