Calls for PE to be given 'core subject' status

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson will present a report making recommendations to increase physical activity in children Credit: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Paralympian Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson is calling on the Welsh Government to give school PE lessons the same importance as English or maths.

Baroness Grey-Thompson will be in in Cardiff today to present a report to Education Minister Leighton Andrews and Sports Minister John Griffiths at Herbert Thompson Primary School in Ely, in her role as chair of the Schools and Physical Activity Task Group.

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'Boost PE teaching in schools'

Paralympian Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson is calling on the Welsh Government to give PE lessons in schools the same importance as English and Maths.