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More people moving in Greater Manchester

By GreaterSport | 11 April 2019

Sport England Active Lives data has been released showing ​1.63 million adults (16+) in Greater Manchester are moving for at least 30 mins a week. A 6,300 increase in the last 12 months.

The Greater Manchester Sports Awards are back for 2019

By GreaterSport | 15 April 2019

​The Greater Manchester Sports Awards recognise incredible achievements and dedication towards physical activity and sport across the County.

New data share will make booking a sports session as easy as booking a holiday

By GreaterSport | 30 April 2019

An ambitious data sharing scheme will give residents across Greater Manchester access to thousands of fitness classes and sports facilities at the touch of a button.

More people moving in Greater Manchester…. but inequalities still exist

By GreaterSport | 30 April 2019

More people are moving in Greater Manchester (GM) as highlighted by the recent release of Sport England’s Adults Active Lives Survey. Since 2015-16 inactivity levels have dropped by 1.7%, three times as much as nationally of 0.5%. However, there are still more than a quarter of adults (26.8%) that are inactive, which equates to 596,800 adults in GM. There are significant inequalities across people and place in inactivity levels.

Andy Burnham announces new campaign to get Greater Manchester moving more

By GreaterSport | 03 May 2019

At the GM Moving conference, Andy Burnham revealed plans for the GM Moving campaign created to get residents across all ten boroughs of the city-region involved

Chance to share views on Greater Manchester’s proposals to tackle health threat of roadside air pollution

By GreaterSport | 16 May 2019

​Greater Manchester leaders are calling on businesses and residents to help shape proposals to clean up dirty air at the roadside, the most serious environmental health issue facing the city-region