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Better Health campaign to encourage Dorset residents to kickstart their health

Better Health campaign to encourage Dorset residents to kickstart their health

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 14:54

The latest Public Health England campaign, Better Health, was launched on Monday 27th July to seize the opportunity for a national reset moment and to focus on kickstarting our health – to get active and eat better. Read More »

UK Coaching cares: New toolkit and digital badge to facilitate #GreatCoaching

UK Coaching cares: New toolkit and digital badge to facilitate #GreatCoaching

Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 10:00

UK Coaching has launched a new toolkit that will ensure the nation's coaches are equipped with the knowledge and skills to provide great coaching experiences to others and support them as coaches to better look after themselves as they return to coaching after COVID-19 restrictions are relaxed. Read More »

Ready, Steady, Go-Kart: Josh’s Challenge for Cherished Football Club

Ready, Steady, Go-Kart: Josh’s Challenge for Cherished Football Club

Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 10:50

Josh Faramus, from Northbourne, will travel 140km on his go-kart to raise money for his favourite football club, Poole Town, their youth teams, and Kids Initiative charity. Read More »

British Blind Sport take their First Steps right across the country!

British Blind Sport take their First Steps right across the country!

Posted: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 18:38

Obesity and inactivity are two major challenges facing this country. To combat these issues, the government recommends 60 minutes per day of physical activity for children aged between 5 and 18 years old. However, only 32% of boys and 24% of girls are meeting these guidelines. Read More »

Primary PE and School Sport Premium confirmed for 2020-21

Primary PE and School Sport Premium confirmed for 2020-21

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 14:19

On 5th July the Education Secretary announced that schools in England will benefit from £320 million from the PE and Sport Premium during the academic year 2020-21. Read More »

Covid-19 Advice for PE, School Sport and Physical Activity

Covid-19 Advice for PE, School Sport and Physical Activity

Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 08:05

afPE and UK Active have produced information to support schools/coaches with preparations for the safe delivery of PE, school sport and physical activity during the pandemic. Read More »

Complete the UK Coaching Safeguarding and Protecting Children (SPC) workshop via virtual classroom

Complete the UK Coaching Safeguarding and Protecting Children (SPC) workshop via virtual classroom

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 11:54

Wessex Coach Education are offering the opportunity to complete the UK Coaching Safeguarding and Protecting Children (SPC) workshop via virtual classroom. Read More »

Be a part of the regional network on Mental Health and Physical Activity

Be a part of the regional network on Mental Health and Physical Activity

Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 12:16

The first Mental Health and Physical Activity Network meeting was held in June with 30 organisations across the South West involved. Read More »

Slades Park 3G pitch open for bookings from Saturday 4th July

Slades Park 3G pitch open for bookings from Saturday 4th July

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 15:30

Slades Park 3G pitch will be open for bookings from Saturday 4th July. Read More »

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