News - December, 2016

Find out the latest news from activities and events that are going on in Dorset.

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December, 2016

The Dorset Destroyers Wheelchair Rugby Club finally started in Super Series League

The Dorset Destroyers Wheelchair Rugby Club finally started in Super Series League

Posted: Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:28

Sunday December 11th 2016 was the day The Dorset Destroyers Wheelchair Rugby Club finally started in the Super Series League, Division 3.

The club, having been established in 2014, held 4 taster sessions to gauge reaction as to whether there was demand... Read More »

Public swimming facilities win Alice’s gold seal of approval

Public swimming facilities win Alice’s gold seal of approval

Posted: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:39

Social enterprise and venue operator BH Live acquired the lease for the venue in January 2016. Following a substantial investment programme, the centre reopened in November 2016. BH Live Active, Corfe Mullen features the latest, high-tech gym and studio... Read More »

Littledown crowned with top fitness industry award

Littledown crowned with top fitness industry award

Posted: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:08

Littledown, one of the region's busiest leisure centres, has been crowned Local Authority/Leisure Trust Gym of the Year at the 2016 National Fitness Awards.

The centre is managed by social enterprise BH Live in partnership with Bournemouth Borough Council.... Read More »

Sport volunteers to be recognised on red carpet at BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Sport volunteers to be recognised on red carpet at BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Posted: Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:48

Today the #BigThankYou campaign, which is the UK's biggest celebration of sports volunteers, is being launched. Culminating at BBC Sports Personality of the Year, the #BigThankYou is an opportunity for sports clubs and fitness groups to acknowledge their... Read More »

Angling Trust is Providing 20 Special "Coaching Bursary" Awards

Angling Trust is Providing 20 Special "Coaching Bursary" Awards

Posted: Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:23

£2,500 Coaching Bursaries – apply now
Want to get more people active and involved with your organisation? A third of all those who don't take part in sport say that a coach would encourage them to start. Coaches can also help inspire people... Read More »

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