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22 03, 2019

Gloucestershire FA Female Football innovation fund launched

2019-03-22T11:30:28+00:00March 22nd, 2019|

Gloucestershire FA Female Football Innovation Fund   With just a couple of months before the Women's World Cup Kicks Off in France, Gloucestershire FA has a unique opportunity for organisations to apply for a brand new Female Football Innovation Fund.   The funding will be used to ‘Engage and Inspire females from under-represented communities’ and [...]

13 03, 2019

Sport England highlights the importance of open data

2019-03-13T13:27:23+00:00March 13th, 2019|

Sport England in an article in the guardian newspaper have highlighted the importance of  open data and technology at the heart of increasing sports participation. In Bristol we have been developing the open data tool which is on this website, under OPENACTIVE BRISTOL. the full article can be read at: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2019/mar/04/sport-englands-fitness-campaigns-to-target-disadvantaged-groups?CMP=share_btn_tw  

6 03, 2019

Launch of Fit Got Real: Bristol Mum’s get active, stay active photographic exhibition on Friday 8 March 11am -12pm

2019-03-06T14:25:27+00:00March 6th, 2019|

Are you free on Friday? Would you like to help us celebrate the launch of Fit Got Real: Bristol mums get active, stay active photographic exhibition, at the Sanctuary Gallery, Brunel Building, Southmead Hospital on Friday 8 March 11am -12pm. Please note we will be there with the Bristol Girls Can photo booth until 2pm. [...]

4 03, 2019

St. George Strollers celebrate their 180th walk!

2019-03-04T11:02:19+00:00March 4th, 2019|

What a score – 180! Despite their best efforts the St George Strollers could not find a pub on their Bristol City Walls walk with a dart board to celebrate their 180th walk.  A darts fan had pointed out that 180 is the highest achievable darts score of three triple twenties.  As this great photo [...]

25 02, 2019

New Tennis Operator for Canford, Eastville and St George

2019-02-25T09:51:48+00:00February 25th, 2019|

We are excited to announce that from Monday 25th February the tennis courts in three of Bristol’s Parks; Canford, Eastville and St George will be managed by Wesport. The new booking system will make it easier to book a court through a new online booking system which can be found at www.bristolparkstennis.org.uk. The system allows [...]

13 02, 2019

Support the new USA 2020 challenge

2019-02-13T14:04:15+00:00February 13th, 2019|

Following the 401 marathon challenge, Ben has now set himself a new challenge of USA 2020. To find out more and to support him please visit: https://www.the401challenge.co.uk/about/inspiration

7 02, 2019

Cricket world cup trophy to visit Bristol March 8-10th

2019-02-07T10:10:52+00:00February 7th, 2019|

Bristol will celebrate its status as a 2019 Men’s Cricket World Cup Host City with a three-day visit from the tournament trophy in March, ahead of the staging of three matches at the County Ground this summer. The trophy will appear at events and landmarks in the city between Friday-Sunday, March 8-10 as part of [...]

25 01, 2019

Cricket world cup trophy tour to visit Bristol on 100 day tour of England and Wales

2019-01-25T11:29:14+00:00January 25th, 2019|

The cricket world cup has revealed that the Cricket world cup trophy tour will take place over 100 days in England and Wales. Commencing on 19 February, the trophy will visit the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 Host Cities of London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Nottingham, Leeds, Durham, Southampton, Cardiff and Taunton, stopping off at [...]

22 01, 2019

OpenActive Data launched on Bristol Active City

2019-01-22T15:15:02+00:00January 22nd, 2019|

OpenActive is a community-led initiative with the ambition to help people in England get active using open opportunity data. More information can be found here https://www.openactive.io/ Open opportunity data is about where and when sport and physical activities happen. Opportunity data covers many types of physical activities. From one-to-one classes, mass participation events, to gym [...]