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New Active Lives Survey 4-Step Guide

New Active Lives Survey 4-Step Guide

Posted: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 09:32

Active Dorset release new 4-Step Guide to support schools as they participate in Sport England's national survey in 2020. Read More »

Tags: Active Lives Survey for Children & Young People, Dorset, Sport England

New report shows more to do to reduce disabled people’s inactivity

New report shows more to do to reduce disabled people’s inactivity

Posted: Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:00

Four in five disabled people want to be more active but demand is not being met. Only two in five feel they are given the opportunity to be as active as they would like to be. Read More »

Tags: Activity Alliance, Activity Alliance’s Annual Disability and Activity Survey, Physical Activity, Sport England

Children’s activity levels on the rise

Posted: Thu, 05 Dec 2019 14:20

Almost half of children and young people (46.8%) in England are doing the recommended average of 60 or more minutes of physical activity a day - a rise of 3.6% over the last year. Read More »

Tags: Active Lives Survey, Children and Young People, Children’s activity levels, Dorset, Physical Activity, School Sport, Sport England

Opening School Facilities

Opening School Facilities

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 15:37

On behalf of Sport England, Active Dorset are working with Bournemouth University to look at where school-based physical activity facilities are and are not open to the public. Read More »

Tags: Bournemouth University, Opening School Facilities, School Sport, Sport England

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%). Read More »

Tags: Active Lives, Active Lives Survey, Activity Levels, Dorset, Inactivity Levels, Sport England

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%). Read More »

Tags: Active Lives, Active Lives Survey, Activity Levels, Dorset, Inactivity Levels, Sport England

New funding will broaden Get Out Get Active impact

New funding will broaden Get Out Get Active impact

Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 15:51

  • Thousands more inactive people are set to benefit from £4million new funding for Get Out Get Active.
  • Spirit of 2012 has awarded a further £3 million to Get Out Get Active across the UK, with Sport England investing an additional £1 million into England.

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Tags: Get Out Get Active, Spirit of 2012, Sport England

Arts University Bournemouth Students' Union Awarded Sport England Small Grants Funding

Arts University Bournemouth Students' Union Awarded Sport England Small Grants Funding

Posted: Thu, 04 Jul 2019 10:51

Arts University Bournemouth Students' Union (AUBSU) have been awarded Sport England small grants funding to introduce a new range of physical activity opportunities across campus to students in the 2019/2020 academic year. Read More »

Tags: AUBSU, Arts University Bournemouth Students Union, Funding, Physical Activity Opportunities, Small Grants, Sport England

'Get Set To Go' Project Lead Appointed

'Get Set To Go' Project Lead Appointed

Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 10:01

Nicola Whitehead commences a new post at Dorset Mind next week as the 'Get Set To Go' project lead. Her official job title will be 'Project Manager – Mental Health and Sport & Physical Activity'. Read More »

Tags: 'Get Set To Go' Project, Active Dorset, Dorset Mind, Dorset Race Equality Council, Funding Application, Sport England

Olympic and Paralympic Gold Medallists join children and families in launching Travel to Tokyo at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Olympic and Paralympic Gold Medallists join children and families in launching Travel to Tokyo at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Posted: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 10:02

Seven years on from London 2012, young people and families are harnessing the power of the Olympic and Paralympic Movements, to get fit and active together. Read More »

Tags: Get Set, National Lottery Funding, Olympic and Paralympic Games, Sport England, Travel to Tokyo