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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

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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!

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