4thApril 2023

Places and children’s health workshop 3 May University of Glasgow

04.04.23|Categories: Events, Research|Tags: , , , , , , |

MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit (SPHSU), University of Glasgow are offering this Places and children's health workshop on Wednesday, 3rd May from 10am-4pm in the ARC, University of Glasgow. The workshop is designed for policymakers, practitioners, researchers, and other professionals whose work or interests lie in understanding how [...]

23rdAugust 2022

Sole Sisters

23.08.22|Categories: Miscellaneous, Places|Tags: , , , , , |

In this article in Scotland’s Nature (August 23, 2022),  Halima Hussein describes an outdoor adventure group that allows a space for Scottish Muslim girls and women to get out of their comfort zone and challenge themselves in the outdoors. Have a look and see what the Sole Sisters get up [...]

24thMay 2022

New community cycling fund launches

24.05.22|Categories: Funding|Tags: , , , , |

Visit Scotland share news (19 May 2022) that communities across Scotland are to be given the chance to celebrate the transformative power of the bike. This is thanks to the launch of a £1 million fund to support sustainable cycling projects and events. Find more information on the funding here.

9thFebruary 2022

Listen to the Play Well podcast on play, sport, and physical activity in children

09.02.22|Categories: Miscellaneous, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , |

Play Scotland have shared Episode 6 of the Play Well podcast series. This episode explores play, sport, and physical activity, and how play can lead to better outcomes for all children. The discussion includes Play Scotland’s Head of Projects Cherie Morgan with Active Nation Commissioner for Scotland Lee Craigie, and Thrive [...]