- News follows horrific stories of abuse in various sports
- Hollingsworth hails ‘gamechanging’ countrywide move
Sport England is to invest £15m in a “gamechanging” network of 59 professional safeguarding officers to protect children and young people across sport, the Guardian can reveal.
The news, which will be officially announced on Wednesday, follows horrific stories of abuse in gymnastics and multiple other sports, as well as widespread concerns that complaints were not adequately reported or addressed.
Written by Exclusive by Sean Ingle
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2023/sep/26/sport-england-launch-15m-safeguarding-network-for-children under the title “Sport England launches £15m safeguarding network for children”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.