Latest News - June, 2016

Latest News

Here you can find the latest news about what's happening in and around Active Dorset. If you want to browse through past news posts, use the month buttons below.

June, 2016

Be Part of the Nation's Biggest Sports Day for 'I AM TEAM GB' Campaign

Be Part of the Nation's Biggest Sports Day for 'I AM TEAM GB' Campaign

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:42

On Saturday 27th August 2016 hundreds of thousands of people across the nation will kick off the bank holiday weekend with I AM TEAM GB by getting out and getting active, shoulder to shoulder with Team GB. Brought to you by The National Lottery and ITV, I AM TEAM GB is inviting everyone to be part of the nation's biggest ever sorts day. Read More »

Tags: I Am Team GB, Olympics

Weymouth Beach Festival

Weymouth Beach Festival

Posted: Thu, 23 Jun 2016 11:04

Fancy a fun day trying something new on the beach?

In July there is a free 'have a go' event on Weymouth beach where you can try lots of different types of activities without the pressure and cost of joining a club, just come along and have a laugh with your friends and family. Read More »

Tags: Boccia, Climbing, Rounders, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Watersports, Weymouth Beach Festival

Volunteering/ Social Action Fayre National Citizenship Scheme (NCS – BCHA)

Volunteering/ Social Action Fayre National Citizenship Scheme (NCS – BCHA)

Posted: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 14:48

BCHA & National Citizen Service would like to invite you to attend their Volunteering / Social Action Fayre which will be open to 15 to 17 year olds from across Poole and Bournemouth. Read More »

Tags: Social Action Project, Volunteering, Youth Engagement

Dorset School Games Level 3 Table Tennis Competition

Dorset School Games Level 3 Table Tennis Competition

Posted: Mon, 20 Jun 2016 11:24

On Wednesday 15th June over 100 participants from 15 different schools congregated at Harewood College for the Dorset School Games Level 3 Table Tennis Competition. Read More »

Tags: School Games, School Sport, Table Tennis

Rowing star Annie Vernon set to inspire at the Dorset Summer School Games!

Rowing star Annie Vernon set to inspire at the Dorset Summer School Games!

Posted: Mon, 06 Jun 2016 11:23

British rowing star Annie Vernon is set to provide inspiration to youngsters at the Dorset School Games in June. Read More »

Tags: School Games, School Sport, Sporting Champion

Join Our Board

Join Our Board

Posted: Fri, 03 Jun 2016 15:30

Active Dorset is governed by a Board of Directors, who provide the necessary leadership, experience, energy and political overview to help meet this exciting challenge and to determine strategic direction and policy. Board members are openly recruited to ensure an appropriate balance of skilled individuals.

We now are seeking to expand our Board membership and wish to seek expressions of interest for positions on the Board, particularly from the sectors of Commerce, Public Health, Education and Third sector. These are all voluntary positions although appropriate expenses will be paid. Read More »

Tags: Active Dorset

The tables are coming, go play on the streets!

The tables are coming, go play on the streets!

Posted: Fri, 03 Jun 2016 09:00

In just a weeks' time it will be GAME ON when the Ping! street festival arrives in Bournemouth to serve up a fantastic summer of free outdoor ping pong. Read More »

Tags: Ping! Bournemouth, table tennis