24 Jul 2017

Action urged to teach children to swim

Almost a third of 11-year-olds in England leave primary school unable to swim, a representative sample of 1,000 parents of Year 6 pupils suggests.

20 Jul 2017

Number of children getting enough physical activity drops by 40%

The number of children meeting the recommended amount of physical activity for healthy development and to maintain a healthy weight (60 minutes a day) drops by 40% as they move through primary school.

19 Jul 2017

Number of children getting enough physical activity drops by 40%

The number of children doing an hour of exercise a day falls by nearly 40% between the ages of five and 12

17 Jul 2017

DfE Confirm the Doubling of the Primary PE & Sport Premium from September 2017

We are delighted to announce that the Department for Education has confirmed that the Primary PE & Sport Premium will double from September 2017.