The Fit and Healthy Childhood all-party parliamentary group has demanded a comprehensive review of the role that physical activity takes in the fight against obesity. Its report, published 16th October 2017, is intended as a blueprint for the form that physical activity takes during early years and primary schooling. The new report on children’s health and wellbeing […]
Use #FitnessDay to get and keep your primary school moving – Enjoy your way to a healthier and fitter life.
#FitnessDay is on 27 September 2017. With just a week to go all UK Primary schools can get involved for free with Fitt-in.co.uk. This easy to use online tool gets primary school pupils moving in the classroom. All you have to do is select a video, press play and follow along. Start your free trial […]
DfE Confirm the Doubling of the Primary PE & Sport Premium from September 2017 On 17th July 2017 the Department for Education confirmed that the Primary PE & Sport Premium will double from September 2017. The Secretary of State’s announcement on school funding, includes a section reconfirming the commitment to doubling the Primary PE & […]
Fitt-in – moving primary schools across London Previous winner of the Sport Technology Innovation Fund, Fitt-in, launch during National School Sport Week, helping primary schools across London and the UK get active National School Sport Week is a celebration of everything that is great about PE and school sport and Fitt-in is one of the organisations helping London’s […]
Extract from the Government’s Childhood obesity plan (January 2017): Today nearly a third of children aged 2 to 15 are overweight or obese and younger generations are becoming obese at earlier ages and staying obese for longer. The burden is falling hardest on those children from low-income backgrounds. Obesity rates are highest for children from the […]