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  • members icon Divisional Elections

    Please find all the documents you'll need for the divisional elections, you would have been emailed about the process but if you have any queries please email Lucy or Kate

    Published 01 December 2016, Members
  • members icon Sport and Recreation Alliance Statement: Safeguarding and protecting children

    “This is a very serious issue and one that needs to be investigated properly so that lessons can be learned from what has happened in the past.

    Published 29 November 2016, Industry
  • members icon Safeguarding in Sport and Physical Activity

    The Sport and Recreation Alliance is committed to working with our members and partners to create a culture of safeguarding both children and adults. 

    Published 29 November 2016, Industry
  • members icon Autumn Statement Summary 2016

    This year's Autumn Statement was notable for the fact that it was the last Autumn Statement we are ever likely to hear, as Chancellor Phillip Hammond confirmed that he will scrap the existing split Autumn Statement/Spring Budget announcements in favour of a single, annual Autumn Budget from 2017 onwards.

    Published 23 November 2016, Parliament
  • The Contemporary Non-Executive Director… a must-have on your board

    Louis Cooper, CEO of the Non-Executive Directors’ Association (NEDA), considers the changing role of the Non-Executive Director in modern organisations and advises how Non-Executive Directors (NEDs) in the sport and recreation sector can learn from the corporate sector to ensure they adapt and add value for the benefit of their board.

    Published 22 November 2016, Industry
  • Access for all

    The CMS select committee inquiry raised the issue of sports stadia accessibility - a matter that effects all sport and recreation organisations that work together with clubs and stadiums. Lord Holmes of Richmond, who gave evidence at the inquiry, explains more about the guidance that is available and the current situation in football clubs across the country. 

    Published 18 November 2016, Industry
  • Streets Revolution

    The Oxford Social Inclusion Cup is more than just a football tournament. It brings together people who have experienced mental health problems, members of the local community and health services to promote positive social inclusion. Jon Regler, founder of the inclusion cup explains more.

    Published 17 November 2016, Industry
  • members icon Sport and Recreation Alliance Board Meeting Summary – October 2016

    Emma Boggis presented her paper which included a report on the second quarter of the year’s Operational Plan.

    Published 17 November 2016, Members
  • members icon Major Spectator Sports Division Meeting- 23 November

    Agenda details for the upcoming MSSD meeting on 23 November.

    Published 11 November 2016, Members
  • A Window into Sports Governance

    Rob Tate looks at one of the less headline-grabbing areas of the new Code for Sports Governance; requirements for increased transparency in funded bodies.

    Published 10 November 2016, Industry