• NEWS

  • 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
  • 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
  • Sport volunteers to be recognised on red carpet at BBC Sports Personality of the Year

    Today the #BigThankYou campaign, which is the UK’s biggest celebration of sports volunteers, is being launched. 

    Published 09 November 2016, Industry
  • Join In to see the benefits of volunteering

    Jenny Scott, formerly of Join In and now Volunteer Project Manager at the Alliance, explains a bit more about Join In and how Alliance members can benefit by tapping in to the volunteer movement.

    Published 04 November 2016, Industry
  • Sport England and ODI to revolutionise the way the nation can search to get active

    Sport England has today announced a new partnership with the Open Data Institute (ODI) to make it easier for people to find the information they need to book dance classes, find free tennis courts and take part in physical activity sessions. 

    Published 01 November 2016, Industry
  • Alliance reacts to A Code for Sports Governance

    Emma Boggis shares the Alliance's thoughts on the new sports governance code by Sport England and UK Sport.

    Published 31 October 2016, Industry
  • Traveleads: Leadership Material

    Ahead of the Leadership Convention we've asked our partners at Traveleads what their thoughts are on leadership and change. What makes a good leader? How have they as an organisation adapted to change?

    Published 27 October 2016, Industry
  • Diversity crucial to creating a workorce to be reckoned with

    Continuing the Governance and Workforce theme, Governance Officer Rob Tate takes a look at the push for improved diversity in the sector and how this can be implemented successfully in your organisation.

    Published 27 October 2016, Industry
  • Governance and Workforce Month Q&A with Jane Nickerson

    As part of Governance and Workforce Month we've asked Jane Nickerson, Interim CEO of the ASA, about its approach to good governance and how it ensures it develops a strong and skilled workforce.

    Published 27 October 2016, Industry