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National Walk to School Week - Join us 20-24 May 2019

National Walk to School Week - Join us 20-24 May 2019

Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 14:03

Living Streets a UK charity has created the greatest national Walk to School celebration where pupils and grown-ups around the UK unite for one week of walking to school.

Each year they develop a new five-day walking challenge aimed at primary schools - the perfect activity to take part in during Walk...

Tags: #walktoschoolweek #news

Try tennis for free this weekend across Bedfordshire at a Nature Valley Big Tennis event

Try tennis for free this weekend across Bedfordshire at a Nature Valley Big Tennis event

Posted: Thu, 16 May 2019 11:07

Tennis is a sport for everyone and this weekend you can try tennis for free at a Nature Valley Big Tennis event.

There are Mini Tennis sessions (for ages 3-8), Junior Tennis, adult coaching sessions, family time, free play, cardio tennis, wheelchair tennis and numerous other kinds of activities to get...

Tags: #tennis #openday #news

FREE Taster sessions available for Mighty Netball in Luton

FREE Taster sessions available for Mighty Netball in Luton

Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 23:01

Free taster sessions available for Mighty Netball Luton.Sessions take place on Saturday mornings at: Denbigh High School, Alexandra Avenue, Luton, LU3 1HE9am-9.30am Reception and Year 19.30am-10.15am Years 2,3,410.15am-11am Years 5,6For more information go to:https://www.mightysports.co.uk/luton

Tags: #netball #news

Careers in Sport offer a free jobs posting board

Careers in Sport offer a free jobs posting board

Posted: Fri, 10 May 2019 10:00

Did you know that Careers in Sport offer a free jobs posting board and reach over 20,000 people a month?.

To post a vacancy simply register as an employer and submit the details via https://careers-in-sport.co.uk/post-a-job/ and they will also then promote the vacancy on their jobs newsletter.

Tags: #jobs

Junior Aquathlon - Bookings now open!

Junior Aquathlon - Bookings now open!

Posted: Thu, 09 May 2019 13:07

Junior Aquathlon – Sunday 9th June

The 27th Bedford Junior Aquathlon will take place on Sunday 9 June 2019 at Robinson Pool in Bedford Park, starting at 10:30am. Registration in the Robinson Pool cafe from 9:45am.

The Bedford Junior Aquathlon is a continuous swimming and running event for children...

Tags: #news #aquathon #bedford

Public Health England - new roles available

Public Health England - new roles available

Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 13:23

Public Health England (PHE) is a world leading institution with a mission to improve the nation's health and wellbeing, reduce inequalities and protect the public's health. They work to achieve this through world leading science, knowledge and intelligence, advocacy, partnerships and the delivery of...

Tags: Jobs

Reframing Sport for Teenage Girls: Building Strong Foundations for their Futures

Reframing Sport for Teenage Girls: Building Strong Foundations for their Futures

Posted: Wed, 01 May 2019 08:30

New research released from leading UK charity Women in Sport puts the spotlight on teenage girls and asks sports organisations to help in preventing girls from dropping out of sport and physical activity in their teenage years.

As girls go through their teenage years, habits and attitudes are formed which...

Tags: #news #report #sportengland #womeninsport

Activity Alliance releases latest engagement resources

Activity Alliance releases latest engagement resources

Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:49

Activity Alliance has added to its suite of support with a set of engagement fact sheets. From planning opportunities to measuring impact, the resources help providers to strengthen their work, enabling organisations to engage more disabled people to be and stay active for life.

The latest Sport England...

Tags: ActivityAlliance, News, disabledpeople, sport

A weekend of FREE activities for Women and Girls 26th - 28th April

A weekend of FREE activities for Women and Girls 26th - 28th April

Posted: Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:18

From the 26th - 28th April there are a host of FREE activities for Women and Girls organised by Bedford Borough Council. No need to book, just turn up and give them a go!

From a gentle stretch on Friday 26th at Bedford Central Library 13:00-14:00 to a Tug of War competition at Bedford Park on Sunday 28th...

Tags: Bedford, Girls, Sport, Thisgirlcan, Women

Coaching Week 2019

Coaching Week 2019

Posted: Mon, 22 Apr 2019 10:30

#CoachingWeek

Taking place 03-09 June, Coaching Week 2019 will showcase the role coaches play in helping to create the conditions for all of us to thrive, as individuals, as groups and as communities.

What's happening?
A week of activity and events organised by UK Coaching will activate a movement committed...

Tags: Coachingweek, Ukcoaching

Riverside Tennis Club launches Summer #Nobarriers Disability Tennis Programme

Riverside Tennis Club launches Summer #Nobarriers Disability Tennis Programme

Posted: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 14:47

Riverside Tennis Club has launched it's Disability Tennis Summer Programme this week. Their #NoBarriers sessions are running from 22nd April - 21st July 2019. (excluding half term)

All the session information and pricing is below. Please also click on the leaflets attached for all the contact information....

Tags: Disability, News, Tennis

Bedfordshire football facilities strategy

Bedfordshire football facilities strategy

Posted: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 16:57

Bedford Borough Council, in partnership with Bedfordshire County FA and the Football Foundation, is producing a football facilities strategy which will identify all future investment in the sport over the next 10 years. Investment is focusing on 3G pitches, grass pitches, ancillary facilities, and also...

Tags: BedsFA, Footballstrategy, news