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Volunteering in Bedfordshire and Luton increased by 5.9%

Volunteering in Bedfordshire and Luton increased by 5.9%

Posted: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 11:46

The latest Active Lives Adult report by Sport England has revealed that volunteering in Bedfordshire and Luton has increased by 5.9%. An amazing result for the area particularly as the rest of the country has seen a flat or decline in numbers over the same period. This equates to 19.8% of the population...

Tags: Bedfordshire, News, Volunteers

MAKE A DATE TO JOIN THE RACE FOR LIFE IN BEDFORDSHIRE

MAKE A DATE TO JOIN THE RACE FOR LIFE IN BEDFORDSHIRE

Posted: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 16:08

PEOPLE in Bedfordshire are being encouraged to make a date to join Cancer Research UK's Race for Life.

This year, for the first time, Cancer Research UK is inviting everyone in the area – women, men and children - to join the Race for Life. There are events for people of all ages and abilities taking...

Tags: Bedford, Bedfordshire, Fundraising, Luton, Race For Life, exercise, fitness

Girls Golf Rocks Programme - 2019

Girls Golf Rocks Programme - 2019

Posted: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:19

Bedfordshire is running the Girls Golf Rocks programme which is funded by England Golf & the Golf Foundation to attract beginners (Girls 5-18years) to have fun, learn a new sport, get active and play alongside friends with no pressure at a number of clubs across the county.

Girl's from the county...

Tags: Bedfordshire, GirlsGolfRocks, golf

Try Sailing - Priory Sailing Club

Try Sailing - Priory Sailing Club

Posted: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:45

  • Posted on behalf of Brian Stanbridge RYA Sailing Development Officer

Why not treat yourself to a TRY SAILING session with Priory Sailing Club located in the wonderful peaceful surroundings of Priory Country Park right in the heart of Bedford.

As part of the RYA's "Try Sailing this Summer" initiative, we...

Tags: Bedford, Bedfordshire, Clubs, RYA, activity, community, family, fun, opportunity, sailing, sport

Bedford River Festival Sports Village

Bedford River Festival Sports Village

Posted: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 11:53

Saturday 14th July and Sunday 15th July 2018

The Bedford River Festival is an established bi-annual, high profile, community celebration that is recognised as one of the biggest outdoor festivals in the Country. Bedford River Festival has been running for over 30 years and has grown bigger and better...

Tags: Bedford, Bedfordshire, Sports Development, Sports Village, festival, river festival

Mount Pleasant Charity Junior Longest Day Challenge

Mount Pleasant Charity Junior Longest Day Challenge

Posted: Thu, 12 Jul 2018 10:29

Mount Pleasant Golf Club's Junior Golfers aiming to raise as much money as possible. On Sunday 29th July Mount Pleasant Golf Club's Junior Captain, Jenifer Tocha is hosting the Junior Longest Day Challenge in aid of "For Children With Cancer UK". A team of juniors hope to play as many holes in a day...

Tags: Bedfordshire, Club Development, Clubs, Golf, charity

How can you get involved with Sport Relief 2018?

How can you get involved with Sport Relief 2018?

Posted: Tue, 27 Feb 2018 15:20

GET MOVING FOR SPORT RELIEF

Sport Relief brings the nation together to get active, raise money, and change lives. This year they want to get more people moving than ever before.

Whether you're into football, kung-fu or even Quidditch, there's a whole host of ways to get involved and we'd love for you to...

Tags: Bedfordshire, Funding, active, activity, fundraising, news, sport relief