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New Legacy 2014 Fund Opens

Last Updated: 12/10/2012

News release: 23/10/12 Upgrade of sport and physical activity projects to get Scots active ahead of 2014


Scottish Government proposes Commonwealth Legacy Week

Last Updated: 1/21/2015

A framework has been drawn up for an annual Commonwealth Legacy Week which will enable Legacy 2014 partners to participate and individually and collectively demonstrate that the legacy impact of the Games is going from strength to strength.


Games Legacy Communities Fund

Last Updated: 7/8/2015

A dozen community groups are to benefit from more than £250,000 to help encourage physical activity in communities across Scotland.


Games benefits for Scotland

Last Updated: 7/29/2015

Post-Games Report finds Games contributed £740m to Scotland’s economy

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What is Legacy Week?

Last Updated: 2/13/2015

Legacy week will take place from 9 - 15 March 2015.


Cairngorms Park Legacy Funding

Last Updated: 10/27/2015

A slice of the 2014 Commonwealth Games legacy funding is coming to the Cairngorms National Park, which will help to encourage as many people as possible to use the Park for physical activity at least once a day.


Legacy 2014 Physical Activity Fund

Last Updated: 7/31/2015

Legacy 2014 Physical Activity Fund is a new fund to further encourage physical activity among Scotland’s least active people as part of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

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Dalmarnock Legacy Hub

Last Updated: 10/27/2015

One of the centrepieces of Commonwealth Games legacy, the Dalmarnock Legacy Hub, has been officially opened creating 50 new jobs.

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Celebrating Scotland’s Commonwealth Games Athletes with Gold, Silver and Bronze Cycle Stands in East Lothian

Last Updated: 1/22/2015

The lasting legacy of the Commonwealth Games has a permanent fixture in East Lothian with the unveiling of nine commemorative cycle stands across the region.


Scottish Sport Benefits from Glasgow Games Legacy Boost

Last Updated: 2/20/2015

Sports’ memberships up, impressive engagement in community sport hubs, and phenomenal rise in qualified coaches.

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Commemorative Cycle Stands Launched

Last Updated: 3/19/2015

Securing Scotland’s Commonwealth Games Legacy with Cycle Stand launches in Aberdeenshire and Stirlingshire.

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Teaching aids push active lifestyle to mark third Commonwealth Games anniversary

Last Updated: 8/15/2017

Teaching materials to encourage an active lifestyle are to be unveiled to mark the third anniversary of Glasgow's Commonwealth Games. Called the "Thrive tool kit", it will be promoted at six roadshows across Scotland by a group of ambassadors who encourage physical activity. This toolkit will be publicly available and will contain teaching materials and resources to allow as many people as possible to benefit from the learning gained from Legacy 14 projects. The Toolkit can be accessed from the link below:


Legacy 2014 Support Guide

Last Updated: 2/21/2014

The following resources can be used to promote any programmes or activities that you are using that will contribute to creating a 2014 Legacy.


Legacy 2014 Physical Activity Fund programme evaluation

Last Updated: 10/21/2016

The Scottish Government has published a summary interim report of the Legacy 2014 Physical Activity Fund programme evaluation.

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Scottish Government Legacy 2014 Programme - Funding Part 2

Last Updated: 1/23/2013

Eleven projects which help the most disadvantaged people living in Scotland were today announced as the latest recipients of over £1.2 million of funding from the Scottish Sport Relief Home and Away Programme.


Stalled Spaces Scotland

Last Updated: 1/7/2016

Projects including an outdoor gym, dog training events, wildflower meadows, fruit growing and a pop up market place, are beginning to spring up across the country thanks to Stalled Spaces Scotland.

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UK eyes up Commonwealth Games 2022 bid

Last Updated: 5/19/2017

The Government is calling on UK cities interested in hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games to work up plans for how they would stage the event. The UK Government will work with interested cities and the relevant Commonwealth Games Associations on a detailed assessment of whether Britain can step in to host the event in 2022 after it was announced last month that Durban in South Africa can no longer hold the games. This will include looking at important factors such as the economic benefits the Games could deliver to the UK - and to the host city or cities - through international trade, investment and tourism opportunities, and how potential host cities could benefit, as well as the necessary infrastructure and major event delivery experience that potential host cities have. Read more:

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Launch of Scotland's first National Physical Activity Implementation Plan

Last Updated: 2/19/2014

The nationwide campaign ‘Fit in 14’ launched today by Commonwealth Games and Sport Minister Shona Robison will encourage Scotland’s workplaces to get more active by making physical activity a part of their everyday lives. This campaign forms part of Scotland’s first ever National Physical Activity Implementation Plan, A More Active Scotland – Building a Legacy from the Commonwealth Games, which has been published on the PAHA website.

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Athletes schools visit programme to inspire next generation

Last Updated: 12/3/2014


Sport for Everyone - Health and Sport Committee inquiry

Last Updated: 2/17/2017

The Health and Sport Committee at the Scottish Parliament launched a survey looking at sport and physical activity in Scotland. People were invited to take part in a short survey on sport participation. The committee wanted to hear views on why people do/do not participate in sport or physical activity. The work is being done to examine the recent progress on sport participation in Scotland and to inform recommendations to ensure the Commonwealth Games legacy continues over the medium to long term.

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