Sport News:

Education funding boost 'bypasses sport'
… a funding increase for education will not be used to save a school sports scheme. Some… on Wednesday. But the primary school sports curriculum is still to be axed at the end…


Saudi Arabia bans 'nightwear' in sport stadiums
…Saudi Arabia's sports authority has banned anyone "inappropriately dressed… after women celebrate National Day A statement issued by the General Sports…, instructed sports officials to refuse entry to "inappropriately dressed" patrons…


Sport Wales bosses questioned about contract award
Sport Wales finance and corporate services director Peter Curran has told AMs…


Sport Wales changing contract procedure after risk warning
…Peter Curran: "We were talking of £33,000 - not £3m or £5m" Sport Wales has… mentoring contract had been given two days' more notice than competitors. Sport Wales… Sport Wales staff. An internal audit by accountants Deloitte said he was given…


Irish skiers 'roll' out new sport
… Irishman to compete in the sport's World Cup series, while in February his performance… the sport, previously unseen in Ireland, of roller-ski racing by taking part… such as the Galway marathon will help market Thomas ahead of the Olympics and promote the sport


BBC Local Live: Channel Islands on Tuesday 17 October 2017
…Three allegations of abuse in Jersey care homes in 2017. Former Guernsey midwife cleared of some charges. Model shop stops selling drones after court case. Updates on Tuesday 17 October…


BBC Local Live: Devon and Cornwall on Tuesday 17 October 2017
…'Devonwall' constituency still possible. South West house price fall revealed in study. Totnes riverside plans rejected. Updates on Tuesday 17 October 2017…


Veteran Nic Meunier on how sport helps treat his PTSD
…Canadian combat veteran Nic Meunier discusses the importance of sport


Latest updates: East Midlands Live Tuesday 17 October 2017
…Live updates for Tuesday 17 October 2017…


Kinder Active pre-school in Bournemouth teaches through sport
… children entirely through sport. The Ofsted-registered Kinder Active pre-school has… and the early-years curriculum by taking part in sport sessions.…