Greater Sport Newsletter




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GM Moving in Action – progress and how you can get involved
Over the last few months we’ve been holding conversations with a range of people across Greater Manchester to help shape the next ten years of GM Moving. With over 800 people engaging in this process, we are now reviewing the wealth of information we’ve received and looking to the next steps. Find out more here.


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Our commitment to tackling racism and racial inequality
One year since the killing of George Floyd sparked protests against racism across the world, we’re taking stock of our progress in reducing racial inequalities across sport and physical activity in Greater Manchester. Read more here.

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Latest learnings from Greater Manchester’s Local Pilot
The latest evaluation report further expands on the five enablers of change previously identified and identifies two complementary and interlinking strategies to tackle inequalities in inactivity.
Read the latest learning here.

"We are a living wage employer"

GreaterSport accredited as a living wage employer
As an organisation we place high value on being a great place to work, which is why we have committed to pay the real Living Wage and deliver a fair day’s pay for a hard day’s work. Find out more here.


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Supporting older adults to move more
Join us for a workshop to learn how co-production with older adults can support meaningful engagement in physical activity interventions with learnings from the Greater Manchester Ageing Programme.
Find out more and sign up here.

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Active Workplace workshops
We’re running a series of workshops with trusted partners to support workplace health and wellbeing. Workshops include sessions on being an Active Workplace, the psychology of work and employer support as we return to a new normal. Find out more and book a workshop here.

"Managing an ageing workforce. Tuesday 6th July, 12pm."

Managing the wellbeing of a multigenerational workforce
Join us and Skills For Growth – SME where we discuss the challenges of managing an ageing workforce, dealing with generation gaps, and how exercise and activity can help maintain employee wellbeing and engagement. Find out more here.


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Big Active Conversation
Join Transport for Greater Manchester and GM Moving for the next session of the Big Active Conversation series. A space to come together for shared learning and inspiration as we work to make Greater Manchester a better place to walk, cycle, wheel and live an active life. Find out more and sign up to next week’s session here.