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Marie Curie is BUCS new chosen charity

British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) has chosen Marie Curie as its charity partner for...

Nottingham sports stars head for glory

The University of Nottingham will be well represented at this summer’s Commonwealth Games in...

Pedal power in Sheffield

The University of Sheffield celebrates Tour de France and Nobel Prize winning scientist with g...

Raging Bull races into Gloucestershire

The University of Gloucestershire has partnered with local clothing firm, Raging Bull Sportswe...

Students celebrate sports funding boost

Students at Sheffield Hallam University will have more chances to play sport thanks to new Nat...

Inspiring women in sport headline BUCS

The stage is set for the annual BUCS Conference, powered by StarTrac, hosted by Swansea Univer...

Aberdeen Aquatics Centre opens

The £22m Aquatics Centre, which opened in early May, is the second phase of the Aberdeen Sport...

Work starts on Derby sports centre

G F Tomlinson has started work on the University of Derby's new £10.8m sports centre at its Ke...

Study: 'green exercise' benefits health

Children who are exposed to scenes of nature while exercising are more likely to experience he...

Fear of sports failure leads to 'choking'

A new study by Coventry University and Staffordshire University shows that anxiety makes almos...

Newcastle puts tech first

The fitness suite at Newcastle University'™s Centre for Physical Recreation and Sport has unde...

Pause for sport

Andrew Kane from FaulknerBrowns Architects makes a case for investing in sustainable universit...

£10m sports centre for Derby

A new University of Derby sports centre is set to open in the first of 2015 at the university'...

UKactive launches One Big Thing

The nationwide initiative, in partnership with BUCS, aims to end low physical activity partici...

Slam dunk at Buckinghamshire

Buckinghamshire New University has linked up with Surrey United Basketball Club to offer sport...

Sports boost for Leicester students

Sports scholarships at the University of Leicester are helping student athletes to achieve th...

EU sports boost for Gloucester University

A University of Gloucestershire led project has been given the approval of the European Commis...