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Lightning inspiration for school children in Dorset

Are you finding yourself run off your feet by the children during the summer holidays?

Does the finishing line seem a long way off? Are you looking for something that will channel their energy?

Well, organisers at one activity club - turned to an inspirational role model to help keep youngsters entertained. Martin Dowse went to see the results... you can see them here


Usain Bolt makes model appearance

Bolt strikes Credit: East Dorset Council

Olympic champion Usain Bolt has become a 'role model’ for a generation of fans in East Dorset.

To celebrate the most important fortnight in British sporting history, artist Darrell Wakelam and dozens of youngsters from Ferndown have built this life-size model of the Olympic 100m gold-medal winner.

Needless to say, they have him striking his world-famous pose!