The British Gas Duel in the Pool has officially sold out with thousands of tickets for the unique event having been snapped up but millions of viewers will still get the chance to see all of the action live on the BBC.
Today marks your last chance to vote for British Gas swimmer and world champion Liam Tancock to win BBC East Midlands Sports Personality of the Year.
Everyone that would like to re-live the action of the inaugural British Gas Great London Swim will have their opportunity on Sunday 29th November as Channel 4 broadcast highlights.
30 Oct 2009
Ben Bradshaw, the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, has seen for himself the difference the Government’s Free Swimming initiative is making to under 16s in one of the most deprived areas of the country.
27 Oct 2009
New figures show that youngsters and older people have taken up 5.9 million free swims during the second quarter of the Government’s Free Swimming Initiative, up from 4.5 million in the first quarter.
10 Sep 2009
A mobile swimming pool located on London’s South Bank during August gave more than 2,200 people the opportunity to have free swimming lessons.
25 Aug 2009
Comedian Justin Lee Collins turned his hand to diving as part of his new Sky 1 show which is due to be aired on Thursday.
20 Aug 2009
People of all ages and abilities are invited to join Olympic Medallist Cassie Patten and other top sportspeople to come along to the inspiring ‘Free’ Surf Life Festival organised by Surf Life Saving GB, in partnership with Team South West, at Tolcarne Beach, Newquay from today (20th August) until Sunday (23 August).