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Gary Head completes mammoth 630 mile run around the South West Coast Path

Gary Head completes mammoth 630 mile run around the South West Coast Path

Posted: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 09:04

Active Dorset's Operations Manager, Gary Head, has just completed a mammoth 630 mile run around the South West Coast Path to raise funds for mental health charities in memory of a friend who took his life in January 2018.

Tags: Dorset, Fundraising, MIND Charity, Mental Health, Mental Health Charities, Running, South West Coast Path

Graduate scheme attracts new talent

Graduate scheme attracts new talent

Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 17:30

BH Live has revealed details about a new graduate scheme that begins this autumn.

Tags: BH Live, Dorset, Hampshire, London, event venues, leisure, social enterprise

BBC Children in Need supports new holiday activity scheme in Dorset

BBC Children in Need supports new holiday activity scheme in Dorset

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 12:21

Social enterprise BH Live has been awarded a grant of £20,400 by BBC Children in Need to run a series of low cost school holiday activities in Dorset for children with autism.

Tags: BBC Children in Need, BH Live, Dorset, autism, children and young people, grant, school holiday activities

Slades Park Pavilion Now Open!

Slades Park Pavilion Now Open!

Posted: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 11:44

Slades Park Pavilion, Bournemouth, opened to the public on Bank Holiday Monday, 27thMay.

The Opening Day was a very crowded and positive event, where local clubs offered free taster sessions in All Stars cricket, family bootcamp, junior rugby, canicross... Read More »

Tags: Active Dorset, BCP Council, Bournemouth, Dorset, Slades, Slades Park, Slades Park Pavilion

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.

Tags: Active Dorset, Active Nation, Dorset, Gillingham, The Great Big Family Health Walk, Walk Leaders

New Primary School Swim Network in Dorset

New Primary School Swim Network in Dorset

Posted: Fri, 24 May 2019 10:18

Swim England visited Dorset in May to discuss the county's provision of primary school swimming lessons.

Tags: Active Dorset, Dorset, School Sport, Swim England, swimming

Slades Park Pavilion Opening Monday 27th May

Slades Park Pavilion Opening Monday 27th May

Posted: Tue, 21 May 2019 15:35

Slades Park Pavilion, Bournemouth, opens to the public on Bank Holiday Monday, 27th May.

Tags: Active Dorset, BCP Council, Bournemouth, Dorset, Slades, Slades Park, Slades Park Pavilion

Gary Head begins 'Miles for Minds' Challenge

Gary Head begins 'Miles for Minds' Challenge

Posted: Mon, 13 May 2019 09:34

As many of us are looking forward to a summer of BBQs and beer gardens, Active Dorset's Operations Manager Gary Head is shaping up for the physical challenge of a lifetime!

Tags: Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Mental Health, Miles for Minds, Mind Charity, Physical Activity

Slades Park Pavilion Opening!

Slades Park Pavilion Opening!

Posted: Tue, 07 May 2019 12:00

Join us for the public opening of SLADES PARK PAVILION on Monday 27th May 2019 at 2pm!

Tags: Bournemouth, Dorset, Slades, Slades Park, Slades Park Pavilion, Slades Park pAvilion Opening