MPs launch school sports inquiry

Government policy
An inquiry into school sports and the London 2012 legacy has been launched by the House of Commons Education Select Committee.

The cross-party group is inviting written submissions that consider the impact and effectiveness of current government policy and expenditure on increasing sports in schools, as well as the likelihood of achieving a school sports legacy from London 2012.

MPs will also discuss, the impact so far of the Games on take-up of competitive sports in schools, and ideas for further measures to ensure a sustainable and effective legacy.

Submissions are invited by March 26. Visit



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