All Party Group on Sport and Physical Recreation

Purpose

To ensure that sport and physical recreation has a high profile in the NI Assembly, To influence Assembly policy, to liaise with Sport NI, the governing bodies and other organisations in Northern Ireland so that each organisation will be able to keep MLAs informed on matters affecting sport and physical recreation. To promote sport and physical recreation which results in improved physical and mental health. To recognise the value of sport and physical recreation as a tool, that can affect change, across our most marginalised communities. To develop cross sectorial working with business, governing bodies, community/voluntary funders, universities and government that promotes, celebrates and collaborates through sport.

Forthcoming Meetings 

To be arranged.

 

Officers of the Group

Chairperson: Mike Nesbit 

Vice-Chairperson: Chris Lyttle 

Secretary:

Treasurer: 

 

Group Members

MLAs

Michael McGimpsey

Mark H Durkan

Michael Copeland

Ross M Hussey

Oliver McMullan

Barry McElduff 

Daithi McKay

Stewart Dickson

Karen McKevitt

Roy Beggs

 

Contact Details

Chairperson

Mr Mike Nesbitt MLA

Room 303

Parliament Buildings

Ballymiscaw

Stormont Belfast

BT4 3XX

Tel: 02890521861

 

Secretarial support

Ciaran Kearney

Ciaran Kearney

Northern Ireland Sports Forum

House of Sport

2A Upper Malone Road

Belfast

BT9 5LA

Tel: 02890383825

ciarakearney@nisf.net

 

Financial or other benefits received

TBC.

 

External Links

www.nisf.net

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