News - August, 2019

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

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August, 2019

#JoinMe Campaign encourages Dorset to move more

#JoinMe Campaign encourages Dorset to move more

Posted: Wed, 28 Aug 2019 14:12

This summer Public Health Dorset, LiveWell Dorset and Active Dorset are leading a physical activity campaign called #JoinMe. We want to encourage people aged 50-65 who are not currently active to take the plunge, join in with a friend and move more. The... Read More »

Nominate for UK Coaching Awards to showcase the diversity of coaching

Nominate for UK Coaching Awards to showcase the diversity of coaching

Posted: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 15:02

Nominations for the 22nd UK Coaching Awards are now open.

Hosted by UK Coaching, the annual event will be held at The Tower Hotel London on the 5 December 2019 and will showcase the diverse work of coaches from all walks of life helping people improve... Read More »

Mind announce the creation of nine sport, physical activity and mental health Regional Networks

Mind announce the creation of nine sport, physical activity and mental health Regional Networks

Posted: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 16:26

Mind are excited to announce the creation of nine sport, physical activity and mental health Regional Networks. The Regional Networks are a result of a co-design process with 35 regional sport, physical activity and mental health organisations as well... Read More »

Implementation of Active Dorset's 'Improvement Plan' Underway

Implementation of Active Dorset's 'Improvement Plan' Underway

Posted: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 14:24

Active Dorset were awarded a 'Good' rating earlier this year, following completion of the QUEST accreditation. Since this achievement, we have been busy drawing together an improvement plan, with input from staff, our board, Active Partnerships National... Read More »

Work begins on Slades Park 3G Pitch

Work begins on Slades Park 3G Pitch

Posted: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 16:07

Work has started on the new full size 3G artificial grass football pitch at Slades! This facility development which is a priority for this area of Bournemouth and the FA to drive grass roots participation and diversification, is being delivered through... Read More »

Tri Summer aims to get people active with swim, bike and run

Tri Summer aims to get people active with swim, bike and run

Posted: Thu, 01 Aug 2019 09:58

Tri Summer offers people the chance to sign up for three different distances – Sprint, Standard and Middle – which they can complete in their own time throughout a six-week period.

Following on from the success of Tri January, the new campaign... Read More »

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