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Ping! Bournemouth & Poole a summer success

Ping! Bournemouth & Poole a summer success

Posted: Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:26

Ping! once again was a roaring success on the south coast with over 37,000 visits, to the 35 different table tennis tables, which were spread across Bournemouth and Poole during the Ping! 2017 Summer Festival.

Tags: Ping! Bournemouth & Poole, Table Tennis

Sport England releases fresh insight into the volunteering habits of the nation

Sport England releases fresh insight into the volunteering habits of the nation

Posted: Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:00

Sport England has today published the latest data from the Active Lives Survey, providing a comprehensive picture of volunteering in sport and activity for the first time.

Tags: Active Lives Survey, Sport England, Volunteering

Active Dorset awarded Sport England funding to help older adults get active

Active Dorset awarded Sport England funding to help older adults get active

Posted: Thu, 05 Oct 2017 09:00

Active Dorset has been awarded £659,300 National Lottery funding from Sport England to help reduce the number of inactive older adults.

Tags: Active Dorset, Sport England, funding, towards an active nation