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Active Dorset awarded funding for tackling activity inequality across Dorset

Active Dorset awarded funding for tackling activity inequality across Dorset

Posted: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 15:18

Active Dorset has been awarded £50,000 of National Lottery funding from Sport England's Tackling Inequalities Fund which aims to tackle inequalities in activity levels through working with its partners to reach those most in need as a result of the impact of COVID-19. Read More »

Active Lives Children and Young People Survey Results

Active Lives Children and Young People Survey Results

Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 10:38

Children's activity levels are on the rise, according to statistics in the second, annual Active Lives Children and Young People Survey.

The latest national report which was published in December 2019, shows an increase of 3.6% in the number of children... Read More »

New Active Lives Survey 4-Step Guide

New Active Lives Survey 4-Step Guide

Posted: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 09:32

A new 4-Step Guide has just been published by Active Dorset to support schools as they participate in Sport England's national survey in 2020.

The guide will outline how to participate in the survey and what schools will receive as a result of their efforts... Read More »

Mental health support in Dorset

Mental health support in Dorset

Posted: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 14:18

Mental health support in Dorset

Mental health affects all of us. We all have good days and bad days, but for some people it can get too much to cope with. Below are details of the resources and support available in Dorset. Please share the below details... Read More »

Slades Park Pavilion - Volunteer Opportunity

Slades Park Pavilion - Volunteer Opportunity

Posted: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 11:53

Slades Park Pavilion are looking for volunteers!

This is an exciting opportunity to support our café and Pavilion as a hub for linking the park's provision of physical activity offerings with the local community.

Full volunteer training will be given... Read More »

The Dorset Leadership Academy completes its 8th year

The Dorset Leadership Academy completes its 8th year

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 11:49

Bryanston School hosted the Dorset Leadership Academy on 17th December with hundreds of young people from Dorset schools being enthusiastically trained in a variety of leadership roles.

Nearly 450 students from 36 schools across the county attended the... Read More »

“It is great to have a facility like this in Bournemouth” - Harry Redknapp officially opens the new 3G football pitch at Slades Park

“It is great to have a facility like this in Bournemouth” - Harry Redknapp officially opens the new 3G football pitch at Slades Park

Posted: Tue, 24 Dec 2019 11:41

Slades Park in Bournemouth celebrated the official launch of its latest facility enhancement for local residents, a FIFA standard floodlit 3G football pitch, which was officially opened by Harry Redknapp.

Harry Redknapp commented; "It is great to have... Read More »

Children’s activity levels on the rise

Posted: Thu, 05 Dec 2019 14:20

  • Almost half of children in England now take part in an average of 60 minutes of physical activity a day – up 3.6% from last year.
  • The rise is driven by more children getting active outside of school – 57.2% of children and young people do an... Read More »
Latest Active Lives results shows inactivity levels have decreased in Dorset

Latest Active Lives results shows inactivity levels have decreased in Dorset

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 15:31

The latest set of Active Lives results from Sport England shows that inactivity has decreased (by 2.5%) in Dorset and subsequently, activity levels have increased (3.2%).

The latest report presents data from the Active Lives Adult (16+) Survey for the... Read More »

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