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Young People: Sports

Volume 488: debated on Tuesday 24 February 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families what discussions he has had with the Association for Physical Education (afPE) on the development of the Physical Education and Sport Strategy for Young People; and what plans he has to involve afPE in the future development of the strategy. (255720)

Ministers and officials from DCSF and DCMS meet afPE regularly to discuss PE and its place in the PE and Sport Strategy for Young People. Representatives from afPE are also part of a consortium which is currently delivering the professional development workstrand of the strategy. We value afPE’s experience and expertise and we will continue to consult them on the development of the strategy.