Sport in our communities Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 10 November 2020

Rick Parry, Chairman, English Football League; Richard Masters, Chief Executive, English Premier LeagueQ1–95

Greg Clarke, Chairman, The Football AssociationQ96–134

Tuesday 1 December 2020

Dr Larissa Davies, Reader in Sport Management, Sheffield Hallam University; Dr Claire Jenkin, Senior Lecturer in Sports Development, University of Hertfordshire; Dr Esther van Sluijs, Group Leader, MRC Epidemiology Unit & Centre for Diet and Activity ResearchQ135–182

Kieran Maguire, Senior Teacher in Accountancy, University of Liverpool; Dr Rob Wilson, Head of Department, Finance, Accounting & Business Systems, Sheffield Hallam UniversityQ183–228

Tuesday 12 January 2021

Rich Emerson, Chief Executive, The Climbing Academy; Rebecca Passmore, UK Managing Director, PureGymQ229–262

Huw Edwards, Chief Executive, UKactive; Marg Mayne, Chief Executive, Mytime ActiveQ263–289

Tuesday 2 March 2021

Nahimul Islam, Founder and director, Wapping Youth FC; Louise Morby, Senior Lecturer in Sport Development, Leeds Beckett UniversityQ290–330

Mark Lawrie, Chief Executive, StreetGames; Nicola Walker, Chief Executive, SportedQ331–358

Tuesday 13 April 2021

Ollie Dudfield, Executive Director, Sport for Development Coalition; Lisa Wainwright, Chief Executive, Sport and Recreation AllianceQ359–404

Joanna Coates, Chief Executive, UK Athletics; Jane Nickerson, Chief Executive, Swim England; David Pond, Chief Executive, GB Wheelchair RugbyQ405–463

Tuesday 18 May 2021

Stewart Harris, Chief Executive, Sport Scotland; Tim Hollingsworth OBE, Chief Executive, Sport EnglandQ464–489

Tuesday 25 May 2021

Nigel Huddleston MP, Minister for Sport and Tourism, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport; Ben Dean, Director, Sport, Gambling and Ceremonials, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and SportQ490–525

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