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Measuring Active Lives in Dorset Schools

Measuring Active Lives in Dorset Schools

Posted: Mon, 30 Sep 2019 12:49

Measuring Active Lives in Dorset Schools

Active Dorset and Dorset schools have played their part in helping Sport England to survey more than 100,000 children and young people in Years 1 to 11 in the most recent academic year. The survey is school-based... Read More »

We Are Undefeatable: a major new campaign to support people with long-term health conditions to be active

We Are Undefeatable: a major new campaign to support people with long-term health conditions to be active

Posted: Mon, 02 Sep 2019 08:00

An inspiring new campaign - We Are Undefeatable - is being launched to support the one in four (15 million) people in England who live with one or more long-term health conditions, such as diabetes, cancer, arthritis and Parkinson's. By recognising the... Read More »

The Great Big Family Health Walk in Gillingham

The Great Big Family Health Walk in Gillingham

Posted: Fri, 24 May 2019 10:26

Families are invited to join The Great Big Family Health Walk in Gillingham at 2pm on Thursday 30thMay. No need to book, just turn up for this free event led by trained local volunteer Walk Leaders.

The walk starts and finishes at the Town Meadow (opposite... Read More »

Schools wanted for exciting new teacher training project

Schools wanted for exciting new teacher training project

Posted: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:55

Sport England are looking for up to 50 secondary schools to take part in a pilot project designed to give pupils a more positive experience of Physical Education and sport.

The pilot, which is in partnership with the Teaching School Council, is being put... Read More »

Sport England releases latest snapshot of the activity habits of the nation

Sport England releases latest snapshot of the activity habits of the nation

Posted: Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:43

Sport England has today published the latest data from the Active Lives Survey, a comprehensive snapshot of the nation's sport and physical activity habits, based on a sample of almost 200,000 respondents.

The results show that activity levels in England... Read More »

Dorset Leadership Academy 2018 Video

Dorset Leadership Academy 2018 Video

Posted: Thu, 08 Feb 2018 10:38

On Thursday 4th January 2018, over 350 students attended the annual Dorset Leadership Academy at Bryanston School.

The academy provides high quality support and training for young people who would like to be actively involved in volunteering and leadership... Read More »

The Daily Mile Teach Meet - Coming Soon!

The Daily Mile Teach Meet - Coming Soon!

Posted: Thu, 08 Feb 2018 10:33

Joint the movement in Dorset!

Join us on Thursday 19th April at Damers First School in Poundbury, Dorchester DT1 3DF from 4 - 5.15pm, to hear more about The Daily Mile movement in Dorset.

Hear GP Public Health Fellow - Dr Sarah Kay, Headteacher - Mrs Catherine... Read More »

The Active Lives Survey: Children and Young People

The Active Lives Survey: Children and Young People

Posted: Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:32

The Active Lives Survey: Children and Young People was launched by Sport England in September 2017, to gather data on how children engage with sport and physical activity.

This world-leading survey will give insight to anyone working with children aged... Read More »

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