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    Sport England South West, the Amateur Swimming Association South West and the Chief Leisure Officers’ Association in the South West are piloting a free swimming weekend across the region's 51 local authorities. The South West Free Swimming Initiative will offer everyone living in the region the opportunity to swim in a public pool without charge over one weekend during October. The focus of the initiative will be 14-16 October 2005. More details here.
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      ASA South West website
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    Posted by: Admin  on Tuesday, 14 February, 2006 - 06:41 AM CCT
    Notices We are currently investigating a problem with the database connection to the ASA South West website which occurred on 14/2/06 and hope to restore access shortly.

    Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

    The majority of information has been refreshed into a new database. Enhancements are being tested and will be brought online shortly. The main landing page for the ASA South West site has changed and can be accessed by clicking here. Please change your site bookmarks.

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    Posted by: Admin  on Wednesday, 14 December, 2005 - 10:40 AM CCT
    Notices We apologise for the occasional periods of downtime you may have experienced on the ASA South West site over the last seven days.

    Due to the increasing numbers of visits, our site was moved on to a new server to avoid congestion. A newer version of the php software environment was installed on the server. Whilst we addressed potential compatibility problems, we have experienced some unexpected ones and currently addressing them (at no cost).

    Please bear with us meanwhile - we are making every effort to restore normal service...

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      2006 Regional Programme and Qualifying Times
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      Bristol Central in Europe
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    Posted by: mgcoles  on Wednesday, 05 October, 2005 - 08:52 AM CCT
    Water Polo The Bristol Central Water Polo Team lost their opening game of their LEN Trophy campaign which is taking place in Brescia, Northern Italy from September 28th until October 2nd, 2005.
    They went down 16-5 to the Greek team, NC Patras 16-5 (3-1, 6.-0, 4.-4, 3-0).

    The seven-team tournament involves the home team of "Systema" Leonessa Brescia, ZF "Brendon" Eger from Hungery, VK Medvescak Zagreb of Croatia, Taverny SN95 of France and WBC Tirol of Austria, as well as the Bristol team and the Greeks.
    Next up for Bristol, the Croatians and then the Hungarians.

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    Posted by: RDO  on Wednesday, 05 October, 2005 - 08:48 AM CCT
    Sport England October is Everyday Swimming Month.

    ASA South West in association with Sport England are promoting swimming as a healthy activity for all of October. This promotion will culminate in a free swimming campaign across pools in the South West over the weekend of October 14th - 16th.

    Everyday swimming will start with a media launch on Tuesday 4th October 10.30am at GL1, Gloucester. Sport England Regional Director Jim Clarke and ASA South West Regional Director Alison Usher will be on hand to promote the sport.

    Queries should be directed to Jaclyn Thorburn or Gemma Irvine, Golley Slater Public Relations, 8 Colston Avenue, Bristol, BS1 4ST
    Tel: 0117 921 1131 Fax: 0117 927 6890 Email: or

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