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Free walking netball to launch new activity

May 24, 2018

To encourage more people to get involved in sport and be more active BH Live is launching Walking Netball at Mountbatten Leisure Centre, Portsmouth. Walking netball is a slower version of the game suitable for anyone to play regardless of age or fitness level; from those who have dropped out of the sport due to injury or those […]

Health and fitness improvements at Mountbatten

May 24, 2018

To inspire more people of all ages and abilities to be more active, Mountbatten Leisure Centre, Portsmouth’s flagship sport and event venue, is getting better public health and wellbeing facilities. Supporting an ambition to create a more active city and a healthier community, Mountbatten’s gym is being transformed to offer a wider range of activities and […]

Family fun days to return this summer

May 16, 2018

Our bumper family fun weekend returns to Bournemouth in July, providing families and visitors with a jumbo weekend of free entertainment and activities to look forward to. On Saturday 28 July 2018 the Bumper Family Fun Weekend kicks off beside the seaside at Bournemouth Pavilion. Hosted on the theatre’s outdoor terrace, it promises a fun-filled day for all […]

ESCAPE-pain rehabilitation to launch in Dorset

January 5, 2018

10 million people in the UK suffer with arthritis. In Dorset it is estimated that around 66,000 people aged 45+ are living with hip or knee osteoarthritis.* Joint pain and stiffness are common symptoms. They can be disabling and have a significant impact on the ways people are able to lead day-to-day life. ESCAPE-pain is […]

BH Live marks milestone anniversary in Corfe Mullen

November 11, 2017

It’s been a year since BH Live opened the doors to its new active and event venue in Corfe Mullen, Poole. The former Virgin Active site, which had been closed for two years, has since been transformed by BH Live into a vibrant community hub with range of activity and event opportunities for all. More […]

Littledown Juniors celebrates its thirteenth season

November 1, 2017

Littledown Juniors, one of Bournemouth’s pioneering all-inclusive football clubs for young people, is celebrating its thirtieth season. Since launching in 1988, thousands of boys and girls, aged between 3-17 years old, have been part of the club, learning and developing their football skills and playing in leagues and tournaments. England player and premiership midfielder Adam […]

BH Live secures two top places at UK fitness awards

October 26, 2017

BH Live has reached the finals at one of the UK’s biggest fitness awards. This is in recognition of its social impact and contribution to promoting physical activity, health and wellbeing in communities across the south of England. The National Fitness Awards is an annual event which recognises excellence and achievement in gyms throughout the […]

National Fitness Day inspires Bournemouth Children to Get Active

September 28, 2017

National fitness day inspires local school children to get more active More than 500 local school children threw themselves into physical activity to celebrate national fitness day – the UK’s most active day of the year. BH Live, the social enterprise which delivers health and wellbeing activities across the south, set out to to activate […]

BH Live Active, Queen’s Park investment begins

September 27, 2017

A scheme to improve the public health and wellbeing facilities at BH Live Active, Queen’s Park in Bournemouth is set to begin. Venue operator BH Live plans to invigorate the venue with new Life Fitness equipment including resistance and cardio machines, free weights, a functional rig and lifting platform. The layout and flooring will be […]

BH Live set to get more people more active for National Fitness Day 2017

September 22, 2017

BH Live is flinging open the doors of its sport and leisure venues, swimming pools and gyms across Dorset and Hampshire to provide free activities for all as part of National Fitness Day 2017 – the most active day of the year. National Fitness Day, on Wednesday 27 September 2017, will see more than 20,000 […]


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