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News regarding the Healthy Schools Team

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

To our friends in Cornwall’s Schools,   We regret to have to inform you of the sad and sudden passing of our friend and colleague Suzy Cox...

 

Date Change - Learner Participation Awards

Wednesday 17th April 2019

We have made the decision to change the date for our Learner Participation Awards due to our previously planned date of 28th June being a clash with the School Games...

 

The Time2Move Self Review is now LIVE!

Friday 12th April 2019

The Time2Move Self-Review is now LIVE! The Time2Move Self-Review 18/19 (previously known as T2M Audit) can now be accessed by schools in Cornwall Each school in Cornwall is invited to self-review current PE & school sport provision against the ambitions of the Time2Move Framework...

 

Sport England has announced its Talent Plan for England

Friday 12th April 2019

Sport England has announced its Talent Plan for England Sport England has announced its Talent Plan for England which outlines seven guiding principles for investing in talent and explains how it can help produce the athletes that will star on the international stage...

 

Warning against using 'Breck's Last Game'

Friday 5th April 2019

Breck's Last Game A film has been launched for use in schools and the PSHE curriculum called ‘Breck’s Last Game’ and mention of this was included in a TES email this week...

 


National News

Athletes risking their health by 'under-fuelling'

Monday 22nd April 2019

Distance runner Gina Paletta warns how "under-fuelling" during training left her on crutches.

 

Are plants a necessity or a luxury?

Saturday 20th April 2019

A new campaign says we should pay less tax on plants because they are good for the environment and mental health.

 

Targeted checks 'prevent one-in-10 heart attacks'

Friday 19th April 2019

Around 5,000 heart attacks and strokes a year could be prevented by personalising heart health checks.

 

Ipswich 'killing-suicide': Crisis team 'missed opportunity'

Wednesday 17th April 2019

A mental health crisis team is criticised after a patient killed his wife before taking his own life.

 

Ipswich murder-suicide: Crisis team 'missed opportunity'

Wednesday 17th April 2019

A mental health crisis team is criticised for not intervening after the couple was found dead at their home.