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Posted: 29 May 2008 | Channels: Sport

Gordon Brown and Dame Kelly Holmes Launch The Largest School Sport Event In History

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Schools across England are being called upon by the Prime Minister and double Olympic gold medallist, Dame Kelly Holmes to take part in the first ever National School Sport Week.

Their aim is to engage over three million school children, the largest number ever to get involved in PE and school sport at any one time.

National School Sport Week, a government initiative supported by Norwich Union, kicks off on Monday 30th June and will be a week-long celebration of PE and school sport.