Nearly half of primary school pupils are leaving school without “basic movement skills” to engage in physical activity, teachers.
According to research, almost a quarter of British children under the age of five are overweight or obese.
Children’s doctors are calling on the next government to put child health high on the political agenda
According to a new survey, people from the UK and Ireland are more likely to consider themselves overweight than those from anywhere else in Europe
Parents are being encouraged to cut back on the amount of sugar they feed their children.
Helping children understand what a healthy diet is and how to stay physically active every day
Schools are being encouraged to pledge that their pupils will take part in five hours of PE and sport.
A third of young girls don’t think leading an active life is important and believe it is socially unacceptable to get hot and sweaty.