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Creating Active Communities 2019

2nd May 2019 

To create active communities, the whole system must collaborate, creating conditions for people to improve their physical and mental wellbeing. From policy to practice, local government, the wider public sector, the community and voluntary sector and the private sector, must work collaboratively to ensure the ambitions set nationally, regionally, and locally on sport and health policy are delivered. The challenge of scale and targeted provision, co-existing, alongside access to relevant, quality, safe, affordable, local opportunities to be active

 

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Executive Director, Local Delivery. Sport England

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Chris Perks

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Strategic Manager.              GM Moving

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Hayley Lever

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Chief Operating Officer.   EMD UK

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Emma Forward

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Mayor of Manchester. Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Andy Burnham

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Head of Knowledge & Insight. StreetGames

 

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Ceris Anderson

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Executive Chair, MBE, FRSA, DL. The Youth Charter

 

Geoff Thompson

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WHAT PEOPLE SAY

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The speakers were exceptional; bringing insight, experience and passion to their presentations. It was a really thought-provoking event and I came away feeling inspired - thank you!

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Inspiring to hear the joined up and strategic approach being taken across GM to ensure physical activity plays a key role in supporting holistic health and wellbeing.

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I visit many conferences/events across the year but always look forward to the Why Sports conferences. This one didn't let me down, great speakers, interesting products on show, great to share ideas. Keep up the great work!

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