Coronavirus, an update from Active Cornwall

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New online PSHE curriculum training and support for Cornwall and Isles of Scilly
2nd July 2020


Healthy Schools and Brook are launching a new online PSHE Programme which provides schools with a broad and comprehensive curriculum of resources suitable for Key Stage 1 through to Further ... read more...

RNLI release Beach Safety campaign for families this summer
2nd July 2020

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Our lifeguard patrols can't be on every beach this summer. But with you at their side, your family can stay safe. Take a look at the RNLI website for information on how to keep safe at the beach ... read more...

Guidance for the public on the phased return of outdoor sport and recreation in England
2nd July 2020

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Take a look at the latest guidance released by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport on the phased return of outdoor sport and recreation in England. Click here for the full report read more...

First Ever Cornwall Virtual School Games Engages 10,000 Young Children from Across Cornwall
1st July 2020

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The first ever Cornwall Virtual School Games, sponsored by the University of Exeter took place from Monday 22nd - Friday 26th June 2020 and had over 10,000 unique participants and nearly 40,000 ... read more...

Registration is NOW OPEN for the First Ever Cornwall Virtual School Games
9th June 2020

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Following the launch of the first ever Cornwall Virtual School Games sponsored by the University of Exeter on Friday 22nd May yesterday saw the registration process and first two challenges ... read more...

The NSPCC Child Protection in Sport Unit podcast
29th May 2020


The NSPCC Podcast - Online Safety for Sport In this podcast, The NSPCC explore how sports organisations can keep children and young people safe whilst participating in virtual sport and physical ... read more...

Emergency funding for financial hardship available from Sport England
30th April 2020


Organisations delivering community sport and physical activity and experiencing short term financial hardship or the ceasing of operations due to the impact of coronavirus are encouraged to apply ... read more...

Cornwall School Games Covid 19 Response - 17th April 2020
17th April 2020

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The team behind the Cornwall Summer School Games (Active Cornwall, School Games Organisers and staff at our host venue Poltair School) would like to update all schools, parents, carers, pupils and ... read more...

EMD UK teams up with Fisikal to offer instructors a no-fee, revenue generating, digital platform
17th April 2020

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MD UK, the national governing body for group exercise, and Fisikal have joined forces to offer a no-fee digital platform that will allow group exercise instructors and personal trainers to stream ... read more...

Sport England Announce £195 million package to help sport and physical activity through coronavirus
2nd April 2020

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The money will help our partners, clubs and community organisations cope with the short and long-term impact of the pandemic. Sport England are making up to £195 million of funding available ... read more...

Coronavirus update from Active Cornwall
23rd March 2020

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Active Cornwall Friday 20th March 2020 Coronavirus is hitting every aspect of daily life. Being active at this time is now more important than ever. Here at Active Cornwall we are as far as ... read more...

Cornwall School Games - COVID-19 Statement
17th March 2020

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The team behind the Cornwall School Games (Active Cornwall and School Games Organisers) would like to update all schools, parents, carers and pupils following the COVID-19 outbreak and our ... read more...

South West ESSA Primary School Championships
28th February 2020


The English Schools Swimming Association are hosting the 'South West ESSA Primary School Championships' on Monday 23rd March 2020 at Millfield Senior School. read more...

Medals Rain Down at the 2020 Cornwall School Winter Games
6th February 2020

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"We all enjoyed the experience and will definitely continue playing rugby for the school in the future" Year 8 Participant from Poltair School On Friday 31st January 2020, nearly 600 excited ... read more...

Activity Alliance report how more must be done to reduce disabled people's inactivity
30th January 2020

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Four in five disabled people want to be more active but demand is not being met. Only two in five feel they are given the opportunity to be as active as they would like to be. Worryingly, this ... read more...

17th December 2019

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• Just over half of children in Cornwall now take part in an average of 60 minutes of physical activity a day - up 7% from last year to 50.8% (32,900 Children) • The rise is driven in Cornwall ... read more...

Champions Race Winners Announced!
13th November 2019

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Mounts Bay Academy and Mount Hawke Academy have been recognised for the third year running for their participation in the Cornwall School Games.For the third year running, Mounts Bay Academy and ... read more...

2019 CAPH Time 2 Move Primary School of the Year
12th November 2019

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For the fourth year running, Primary schools in Cornwall have been recognised for delivering excellent practice in PE and School Sport as part of the Time 2 Move Primary School of the Year Awards. ... read more...

250 Delegates from the World of PE & Sport in Cornwall Attend the 2019 Time 2 Move PE & School Sport Conference
6th November 2019

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Friday 1st November saw close to 250 delegates from the primary and secondary PE and School Sport (PE&SS) world in Cornwall attend Callywith College in Bodmin for the annual Time 2 Move ... read more...

Brownlee Brothers Launch National Campaign to Build School Health Legacy
2nd October 2019

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Team GB triathletes, Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee, enjoyed a shopping trip and culinary masterclass with Aldi at a primary school as part of a new campaign to promote healthy eating in schools. ... read more...

New funding will broaden Get Out Get Active impact
30th September 2019

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Thousands more inactive people are set to benefit from £4million new funding for Get Out Get Active. Spirit of 2012 has awarded a further £3 million to Get Out Get Active across the ... read more...

Travel to Tokyo Challenge
25th September 2019

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Travel to Tokyo aims to inspire children aged 5-11 and their families to try new activities and get active together in the run-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. You'll get access ... read more...

NEW! guidance on deployed coaches in primary schools out of curriculum
25th September 2019


Active Partnerships, Association for Physical Education (afPE), CIMSPA, ukactive KIDS, UK Coaching and Youth Sport Trust have developed this guidance, supported by Sport England. The guidance A ... read more...

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


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


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...

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