Edge Hill Support Key To James’ Life-Changing Desert Experience

An Edge Hill University student who made headlines after recovering from life-threatening injuries is already looking forward to his next challenge after completing one of the world’s toughest races. James Thompson, from Maghull, who spent six months in hospital after a serious crash during a cycling event in 2014, completed Marathon des Sables in mid-April, […]

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 […]