UK Sport

Type: Organization
Name: UK Sport
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Reed in winning start

Breaking news 11:39am Friday 25th July 2014 in Latest News By Owen HoulihanTom ReedDEVIZES judoka Tom Reed made a successful start to his bid for a Commonwealth Games medal in Glasgow this morning.Team Bath ace Reed won his opening match in the last ... [Published This Is Wiltshire - 7 hours ago]
Entities: Tom Reed, UK Sport, Glasgow
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

GBR: ‘Dancing horses’ selected for WEG

GBR: ‘Dancing horses’ selected for WEG Jul 24th, 2014 | By bk | Category: INTERNATIONAL NEWS24 July 2014British Dressage selectors have today announced the UK Sport National Lottery funded Great Britain squad to contest the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian ... [Published Horseweb.de - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Referendum round-up: Glasgow 2014 | Vince Cable

CATCH up on the latest news, opinion, video and analysis on Scottish independence from Scotland and beyond in this daily round-up from our dedicated referendum website.TODAY’S MAIN NEWS:The Scottish Government will attempt to negotiate a share of UK Sport ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Scotland plans to issue £100m IT services tender

The Scottish government plans to create a new IT managed services framework.It has issued a prior information notice to inform suppliers of its intentions to tender for framework, shortly, which will be worth between £50m and £100m.Scotland wants a number ... [Published Computer Weekly - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Jazz is fighting fit for Glasgow chance

10:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014 in Latest NewsJazz CarlinJAZZ Carlin is determined to enjoy her ‘home’ Games at Glasgow 2014 after being denied the opportunity to race at London 2012 by illness.The 23-year-old Wiltshire swimmer has had her tonsils removed ... [Published This Is Wiltshire - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

'Yes' Vote 'Should Not Halt Sports Funding'

National News supplied byThe sporting impact of independence will be thrown into sharp focus today when Scottish athletes march behind the Saltire at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.Should Scotland vote for independence, Scottish ... [Published Channel 103 - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Many children 'unable to hold a pencil or sit still' at five

Sally Goddard Blythe, an expert in early education, recommends screening children for basic physical problems at five, saying developmental difficulties can have a major bearing on later academic results All infants should be given physical checks at ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

COMMONWEALTH 2014

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport and Minister for Equalities, Sajid Javid MP.I’m delighted that Glasgow is offering more para-sport medal events than any previous Commonwealth Games. Para-sport has arguably never been stronger in Britain, ... [Published Able Magazine - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

MPs urge rethink on elite team sport funding citing basketball example

APPG calls on Sports minister, Helen Grant, to conduct review Report urges rethink on how UK Sport supports team sports Continue reading... ... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - Jul 17 2014]
Entities: UK Sport, Helen Grant, Sport
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Marine to hit the road for league opener

Breaking news Updated 9:29am Thursday 17th July 2014 in Latest NewsSwindon Supermarine boss Dave WebbSWINDON Supermarine will travel to Didcot Town for their opening Southern Football League Division One South & West fixture of the season on August 9 ... [Published This Is Wiltshire - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

British Winter Olympic competitors boosted by increased UK Sport funds

Team on target for new medal records at Pyeongchang in 2018 Skeleton, curling and ski-snowboard the biggest beneficiaries Continue reading... ... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - Jun 26 2014]
Entities: UK Sport, Curling, SKELETON
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 2 reports

WINTER SPORTS GET FUNDING BOOST

By Press AssociationPublished: 09:11 EST, 26 June 2014 | Updated: 09:11 EST, 26 June 2014Great Britain's winter sports stars are on target to set new medal records in Pyeongchang in 2018 after seeing their funding levels more than doubled by UK Spor ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jun 26 2014]

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"I’m lucky to have three horses qualified and the three owners have been so supportive" said Carl
"We are entitled to a share of UK Sport funding because it is part of UK government funding, just as we would look to negotiate a share in the same way we would look at defence spending and foreign affairs spending" Ms Robison said
But she said there may be other "social and environmental factors that are contributing", adding: "Children are not getting the same physical opportunities for free exploration, play and movement that the got 30 or 40 years ago. There may be social and environmental reasons behind these rates of neuro-motor development."
It said a review of the funding framework was necessary in order to "ensure that socially inclusive and useful sports such as basketball are not prevented from achieving their potential by the lack of visible national teams"

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World Equestrian Games dressage horse and rider... [Published Your Horse - 1 hour ago]
COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Reed in winning start [Published This Is Wiltshire - 7 hours ago]
GBR: ‘Dancing horses’ selected for WEG [Published Horseweb.de - Jul 24 2014]
Referendum round-up: Glasgow 2014 | Vince Cable [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
Golden duo headline WEG dressage team [Published Horse & Country - Jul 23 2014]
Scotland plans to issue £100m IT services tender [Published Computer Weekly - Jul 23 2014]
COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Jazz is fighting fit for Gl... [Published This Is Wiltshire - Jul 23 2014]
'Yes' Vote 'Should Not Halt Sports Funding' [Published Channel 103 - Jul 23 2014]
Former NBA star John Amaechi launches basketbal... [Published Gscene - Jul 21 2014]
Many children 'unable to hold a pencil or sit s... [Published Telegraph - Jul 19 2014]
COMMONWEALTH 2014 [Published Able Magazine - Jul 17 2014]
Good Luck Message from Sajid Javid MP [Published Able Magazine - Jul 17 2014]
MPs urge rethink on elite team sport funding ci... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - Jul 17 2014]
MPS CALL FOR SPORT FUNDING RETHINK [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 17 2014]
Marine to hit the road for league opener [Published This Is Wiltshire - Jul 17 2014]
GBR ENDURANCE SQUAD ANNOUNCED FOR WORLD EQUESTR... [Published Eventing Worldwide - Jul 16 2014]
British Para squad announced for WEG [Published Horse & Country - Jul 14 2014]
Team GBR Squad for the Gijon 5* Nations Cup Ann... [Published Noodls - Jul 11 2014]
YEP Letters: July 10 [Published Yorkshire Evening Post - Jul 10 2014]
#Strikeapose to support triathlon’s stars at th... [Published Noodls - Jul 09 2014]
ALEX GILL TRIUMPHS IN FAIRFAX WINTER JA CLASSIC... [Published Noodls - Jul 07 2014]
Jo Frith of Glastonbury helps Great Britain to ... [Published Central Somerset Gazette - Jul 07 2014]
Yorkshire forces work together to deliver safe ... [Published South Yorkshire Police - Jul 06 2014]
What IT challenges would an independent Scotlan... [Published Computer Weekly - Jul 04 2014]
Wheelchair Rugby announces world championship s... [Published Posability - Jul 03 2014]
Have a go on Henry [Published Horse Magazine - Jun 29 2014]
GB RIDERS ANNOUNCED FOR AACHEN NATIONS CUP [Published Eventing Worldwide - Jun 27 2014]
British Winter Olympic competitors boosted by i... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - Jun 26 2014]
WINTER SPORTS GET FUNDING BOOST [Published Mail Online UK - Jun 26 2014]
FUNDING BOOST FOR WINTER SPORTS [Published Mail Online UK - Jun 26 2014]
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