This paper provides national and regional figures for the number of public houses and bars in the UK, as well as employment data.
General debate on Sport in the UK will take place on Monday 4 February 2019.
The following resources may be useful:
HM Government, Sporting future: a new strategy for an active nation (December 2015).
Sport England is responsible for encouraging sporting activity in England. Its strategy was updated in May 2016 to take account of the Government’s “Sporting future”. Detailed information on Sport England’s work and funding is available online. This includes the Active Lives Surveys.
Sport Scotland – the national agency for sport
Sport Wales – responsible for sports participation in Wales
Sport Northern Ireland – responsible for the development of sport in Northern Ireland
UK Sport – responsible for elite sport.
Library Briefing Paper, Sport: participation in England (CBP 8181, 14 December 2017).