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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 »

Latest Active Lives results shows inactivity levels have decreased in Dorset

Latest Active Lives results shows inactivity levels have decreased in Dorset

Posted: Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:02

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 »

Picnic in the Park is coming to Blandford & Bournemouth this weekend!

Picnic in the Park is coming to Blandford & Bournemouth this weekend!

Posted: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 15:00

Picnic in the Park is a free event open to all of the community and will be taking place in both Woodhouse Gardens, Blandford and Slades Park, Bournemouth on Saturday 14th September, 11am-3pm. Both events will have live music and a range of free activities... Read More »

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.

Gary started in Minehead on May... Read More »

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