Teaching excellence at Edge Hill University recognised by students

Teaching excellence at one of the North West’s top universities has been recognised by students in the annual National Student Survey. Following a £300m investment programme, Edge Hill University is the best in the region for Learning Resources and in the top three for Learning Opportunities and Academic Support. The University’s Course Teaching received an […]

Mental illness and poor mental health common among people who play sport, exercise or work in the sport and physical activity sector

In the first ever nationwide survey of its kind, academics at Edge Hill University, in partnership with DOCIAsport, have announced today (15 April) that mental illness and poor mental health are commonly experienced by people who play sport, exercise or who work in the UK sport and physical activity sector. Responses from over 1200 men […]

PE and School Sport students show pupils the joys of living an active, healthy lifestyle

                PE and School Sport students from Edge Hill University taught children the joys of living an active healthy, lifestyle during a special Health and Wellbeing Week. Students studying a BA(Hons) Physical Education and School Sport degree spent a week with special educational needs pupils at Lansbury Bridge […]

Lecturer to treat world famous athletes at World Athletics Championships

  Edge Hill Lecturer Ross Armstrong is set to treat some of the world’s greatest sports stars at London’s World Athletics Championships starting this week (4 July). Ross, a Lecturer in Sports Therapy, is volunteering as a physiotherapist at London’s Olympic Park where top athletes such as Usain Bolt and Mo Farrah are set to […]

Child protection expert calls for survey into gender based violence in sport

One of the country’s leading experts in child protection in sport is calling for a UK survey to reveal the magnitude of gender based violence in sport. Melanie Lang, Senior Lecturer in Child Protection in Sport at Edge Hill University, is calling on sports funding bodies to commission the survey. It follows the publication of […]