Tanni Grey Thompson

To Save The NHS, We Must All Take Greater Responsibility For Our Own Health

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK Politics
Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson

Putting physical activity at the heart of community infrastructure is the only long-term solution to save the NHS from bankruptcy. It is time to take the bold and radical decisions to integrate physical activity into our daily lives. For the sake of our health and that of the NHS, we must all take responsibility.

Together We Can Halt the Rise of Generation Inactive

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK
Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson

Our most recent report, 'Generation Inactive', has found a worrying lack of tracking and measurement of children's physical activity and fitness in primary schools, and examines different ways we can encourage 'the least active generation in history' to become more fit and active. We can't continue to focus on the size of their waists when it is the health of their hearts that is most important.

Sarah Storey Wins 11th Gold At Paralympics

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.09.2012 | UK Sport

Swimmer-turned-cyclist Sarah Storey today won her 11th Paralympic title with an imperious victory in the women's C4-5 road race at Brands Hatch. It wa...

Former Paralympian: I Was Forced To Crawl Off A Train

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK

Former Paralympian Baroness Grey-Thompson has revealed to Channel 4 News that she recently had to crawl off a train unassisted, prompting the question...