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Vauxhall Volunteers get to work at Dell Farm

Monday, 01 August 2016

Vauxhall Volunteers get to work at Dell Farm

A team of volunteers from Vauxhall Motors and Volker Highways have been working hard to help out at Dell Farm Education Centre near Whipsnade.  Dell Farm has been welcoming children from Luton for over 50 years for educational day and residential visits and holiday camps which take advantage of the farm’s outdoor facilities and fantastic natural setting.

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Love or loathe swimming? Sport England wants to hear from Luton

Monday, 01 August 2016

Luton has been chosen as one of 13 areas around the UK where Sport England is conducting research into what will make existing swimmers swim more, and what will make people who don’t swim take it up as a regular activity. In the UK, swimming is the largest participation sport - however, in recent years the number of people swimming has started to decline.

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Dell Farm Achieves National Quality Award

Monday, 01 August 2016

Dell Farm Achieves National Quality Award

Active Luton’s Dell Farm Education Centre near Whipsnade has achieved the Association of Heads of Outdoor Education Centres’ (AHOEC) Gold Quality Badge and the Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge, ensuring that the centre delivers excellent outdoor learning experiences for children.

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Check the Status of your Health for Free

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Check the Status of your Health for Free

Active Luton’s Health Station will be in The Mall again from Monday 18th July until Sunday 23rd July. This is the third week that shoppers have been invited to ‘come on down’ and use the free Health Station to check the status of their health....

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Dive Right In with Active Luton

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Dive Right In with Active Luton

Active Luton is offering free diving taster sessions weekly for children age 6-14 years old and adults. Their team of experts will be on hand to help anybody who wants to give diving a go....

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Mayor thanks Sacred Heart Primary for supporting Dell Farm

Tuesday, 17 May 2016

Mayor thanks Sacred Heart Primary for supporting Dell Farm

The Mayor of Luton, Cllr Dave Taylor visited the children of Sacred Heart Primary School on Monday 16 May to thank them for supporting Dell Farm in response to the recent consultation on the future of the centre. Numerous letters, poems and drawings were sent by the pupils at the school expressing the reasons why Dell Farm should not close and what the centre means to them. Children from Sacred Heart Primary have been visiting Dell Farm for over twenty years.

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Exercise: A Wonder Drug for Cancer

Monday, 09 May 2016

Exercise: A Wonder Drug for Cancer

Our Health and Wellbeing Manager, Matt Corder, recently spoke at ‘Elevate – The arena of exercise, health and performance’, a national conference at London Olympia looking at tackling the problem of inactive people. Click here to read more.