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UK Chief Medical Officers' Physical Activity Guidelines 2019
11th September 2019

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This report presents an update to the 2011 physical activity guidelines issued by the four Chief Medical Officers (CMOs) of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The UK CMOs draw upon ... read more...


SportsAid Week 23rd-29th Sept 2019
14th August 2019

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SportsAid Week is returning for the fourth year and is a week of fun and fundraising open to everyone, with plenty of opportunities to get involved. The money raised goes towards supporting the ... read more...


What works in schools and colleges to increase physical activity?
6th August 2019

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A resource for head teachers, college principals, staff working in education settings, school nurses, directors of public health, county sports partnerships and wider partners. Promoting the ... read more...


Carn Brea Launches Community Consultation After Record Breaking Year!
29th July 2019

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When Carn Brea Leisure Centre first opened its doors in 1974 it was considered to be an iconic facility that the County and community would be proud of, but by the time the doors closed for what ... read more...


Cornwall Council Launch - How Do You Get Yours? Campaign
26th July 2019

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As part of Cornwall Council's priority to support better health for everyone, people of all ages and abilities in Cornwall are being asked 'how do you get yours?' to encourage people to be more ... read more...


CAPH Time 2 Move Primary School of the Year - Ambition Winners Announced
25th July 2019

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After receiving some fantastic nominations from across the county, a winner for each of the six Time 2 Move ambitions was chosen earlier this month. 1) Curriculum Delivery - 'Engage young ... read more...


School Sport and Activity Action Plan
24th July 2019

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School Sport and Activity Action Plan will help set children up to lead healthy lives View the Action Plan here Children will have a greater opportunity to access 60 minutes of daily sport and ... read more...


Secondary Teacher Training Programme
22nd July 2019

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Free training is now on offer to teachers in every secondary school to help foster a more positive attitude to PE In 2015 we surveyed more than 450 school and college students, aged 14 and above, ... read more...


Make the Sports Parents Promise
16th July 2019

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The NSPCC Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) has launched the Positive Parents Promise as part of their annual awareness raising campaign- Parents in Sport Week. The Promise outlines all the ... read more...


Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day
15th July 2019

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Teachers can make a difference to pupils' wellbeing by implementing fun physical activity across the school day Evidence from a recent Public Health England report, suggests that there is a strong ... read more...


Who says? The new campaign calling time on negative perceptions
15th July 2019

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Who says it's not a real sport if you have to adapt it? Who says disabled people aren't competitive?A new exciting campaign from Activity Alliance is calling time on negative perceptions about ... read more...


#SKIPFORSOWENNA
9th July 2019

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GET SPORTY FOR SOWENNA! CHALLENGE YOURSELF AND RAISE MONEY FOR CORNWALL'S FIRST MENTAL HEALTH HOSPITAL FOR YOUNG PEOPLE AT THE SAME TIME! HOW ABOUT A SPONSORED SKIP FOR SOWENNA? HOW LONG CAN ... read more...


Everyone's a Winner at the 2019 Cornwall School Games
3rd July 2019

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"This is a day I'll always remember and I'm looking forward to seeing the percentage of young people in Cornwall involved go from 44% to 100%" Laura Penhaul, University of Exeter Honorary ... read more...


Cornwall School Games - Supporting the Sowenna Appeal
17th June 2019

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Cornwall School Games sponsored by the University of Exeter are pleased to announce that our chosen charity for 2019 is The Sowenna Appeal. The Sowenna Appeal is raising money for the FIRST mental ... read more...


Miles for Minds
22nd May 2019

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As many of us are looking forward to a summer of BBQs and beer gardens, Active Dorset's Operations Manager Gary Head is shaping up for the physical challenge of a lifetime. Over the course of six ... read more...


New research: Challenge non-disabled people's perceptions to change reality for disabled people
22nd May 2019

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New research released by Activity Alliance shines a light on non-disabled people's attitudes on inclusive activity with disabled people. Although the results show welcoming signs of improvement, ... read more...


SHEU Participation Request
3rd April 2019

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Cornwall Healthy Schools previously asked all schools in Cornwall if they would be interested in participating in the next round of the SHEU Survey. We are now finalising details for those schools ... read more...


800 Pupils Gain Important Life Skills in the 2019 Cornwall School Spring Games
3rd April 2019

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On Thursday 28th March 800 pupils from primary schools across Cornwall arrived at Newquay Tretherras School and Newquay Sports Centre to compete in the Cornwall School Spring Games, sponsored by ... read more...


Introducing Active Partnerships
26th March 2019

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The network of County Sports Partnerships have announced the launch of a new brand name 'Active Partnerships'. Established as a nationwide network nearly 20 years ago, the Partnerships have ... read more...


Healthy Movers - Encouraging Young People in Cornwall to Move More
22nd March 2019

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Cornwall Sports Partnership (CSP) funded by Public Health Cornwall and working with the Youth Sport Trust (YST) launch Healthy Movers in Cornwall to encourage young people aged 3 to 5 to move ... read more...


Cornwall Lead the way Nationally in Competitive School Sport
26th February 2019

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This winter has seen over 4000 young people take part and compete in their very first Cornwall School Games area qualifiers across 8 categories in 4 different sports. 500 young people in 44 teams ... read more...


Education Secretary sets out vision for character and resilience
20th February 2019

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Damian Hinds sets out in a speech that character and resilience are as important as academic achievement Character and resilience are as crucial to young people's future success as academic ... read more...


Play Builds Children
20th February 2019

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The Children's Play Policy Forum believes that play is a powerful builder of happy, healthy, capable children. The benefits of play extend to families, communities and society. The fun and ... read more...


Sports Minister Mims Davies calls for increase to school sport levels
13th February 2019

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Only 17.5% of children meet recommended guidelines for daily activity levels according to research. Sport and physical activity must be put "on a par with reading and writing", says Sports ... read more...


Mencap and Sport England join forces to help people with a learning disability to get active in Cornwall
31st January 2019

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• People with a learning disability are nearly twice as likely to be inactive, twice as likely to become obese, and have shorter lifespans then the general population • Mencap and Sport ... read more...

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