Media releases

SPELG announces support for the CIMSPA Review

SPELG announces support for the CIMSPA Review

01 July 2013

The Skills Protocol Employer Leadership Group (SPELG), has offered its full support to the root and branch review of CIMSPA announced on the 17th June, in order to ensure that employers are fully represented during the review.

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Finalists for Facility Management: Flame Awards 2013

31 May 2013

ukactive and Matrix are proud to announce this year's finalists in the 2013 Flame Facility Management Awards.

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ukactive charity partnership with Matt Hampson Foundation comes to an end

ukactive charity partnership with Matt Hampson Foundation comes to an end

30 April 2013

Between March 2012-March 2013, ukactive partnered with the Matt Hampson Foundation. ukactive is an organisation dedicated to getting more people, more active and each year it collaborates with charities in a position to help people beyond the scope of its regular network.

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ukactive announced as finalists in prestigious event awards

ukactive announced as finalists in prestigious event awards

12 April 2013

The ukactive (formerly FIA) Flame conference has been shortlisted for the Conference Awards 2013.

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ukactive joins forces with Sport England to expand drive to put an exercise professional into every GP surgery

ukactive joins forces with Sport England to expand drive to put an exercise professional into every GP surgery

27 March 2013

A ukactive-led partnership involving NHS Bedfordshire, teamBEDS&LUTON and local authorities across have been selected as one of fourteen pilot projects to receive support from a £5.8 million Sport England fund designed to support inactive people to "Get Healthy and Get into Sport."

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ukactive responds to imminent new £100m school sport policy

15 March 2013

ukactive, the not-for-profit body which exists to improve the health of the nation by getting more people, more active, more often has broadly welcomed the imminent announcement of a new school sports policy brokered by Lord Coe and the prime minister.

 

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Fit for Sport and ukactive join forces to improve child activity levels

Fit for Sport and ukactive join forces to improve child activity levels

15 March 2013

  • Fit For Sport join ukactive Vanguard Group
  • New partnership will focus on working on projects that help increase children's participation in physical activity and drive change in the school sports agenda

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ukactive statement on OFT investigation into unfair gym contracts

ukactive statement on OFT investigation into unfair gym contracts

08 March 2013

ukactive response following the announcement from the OFT about the changes to gym contracts after being deemed 'unfair'.

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ukactive urges operators not to get caught out by PPL reforms

ukactive urges operators not to get caught out by PPL reforms

06 March 2013

From 1st May 2013 the responsibility for holding a valid PPL license for music played in group exercise classes will lie with the operators of fitness centres. This change is taking place as part of PPL’s reform to the Exercise to Music Tariff.

Following four years of negotiations on behalf of the sector, ukactive (formerly the Fitness Industry Association) reached an agreement with PPL in September last year, which represents a considerable reduction on the initial fees demanded by PPL at the start of the negotiation.

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The Great Outdoor Gym Company joins ukactive Vanguard

The Great Outdoor Gym Company joins ukactive Vanguard

05 March 2013

We are pleased to announce that The Great Outdoor Gym Company has joined the ukactive Vanguard group.

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