Despite a brave performance from huge underdogs Bournemouth Poppies FC, conference side Eastleigh progressed to the fourth round of the Hampshire Senior Cup, overturning a 1-0 deficit to win 3-1. The ground and facilities at Eastleigh’s Silverlake Stadium are a far cry from Bournemouth’s Victoria Park, making it a special occasion for the players of […]
Sport BU partner with Victoria Education Centre to provide opportunities for disabled students. Bournemouth University has partnered with Victoria Education Centre, AFC Bournemouth, and the Premier League to promote a disability-inclusive sports league for students and members of the community. The league, including six other local schools – Winchelsea, Oakdale, Longfleet, Victoria, St. Josephs and […]
New umpire assessments implemented by Netball Europe have triggered fear for local teams in Dorset. The compulsory assessment is a three-stage course which must be taken twice a year to maintain their qualifications. Dorset holds one of the largest outside leagues in the country with over 900 women playing each week. Due to the demand, the […]
Southend coach Phil Brown has been told AFC Bournemouth are interested in signing youngster Jack Bridge.
Eddie Howe’s side came back from behind twice to secure a 2-2 draw on Saturday.
Radio documentary for BBC Radio 5 Live: The Paralympic games are a great showcase for disability sport. While they help to raise awareness, it is the challenge of setting up local community clubs to get more disabled people into sport which is an issue. I explored the Paralympic sport Boccia and one woman’s story on how she […]