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A Lifetime of Journeys

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) opening its doors to adult challengers

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) opening its doors to adult challengers

  On Saturday 30 September and Sunday 1 October 2017 the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) will be opening its doors to adult challengers for one weekend hiking in the Peak District. Following a sign-posted route or self-navigating, teams choose from a one-day 25km hike or a two-day one of 50k. There’ll […]

June 22, 2017 × 0 comments

A Lifetime of Journeys

Map and Compass… Which Direction?

Map and Compass… Which Direction?

An couple of articles caught my eye Warning over decline in map skills as ramblers rely on sat nav – The Telegraph ‘Sedated by software’– Mashable If you have time they are worth reading. Have a look at the comments as well. Both articles covers the often reported fact that more […]

January 27, 2016 × 0 comments

A Lifetime of Journeys

Duke of Edinburgh  Diamond Anniversary 2016

Duke of Edinburgh Diamond Anniversary 2016

DofE Diamond Anniversary – Give it your all Working with Gift Your Gear over the last couple of years we have learned  a great deal about the activities of many DofE groups all over the country. A scan through the current Gift Your Gear beneficiary groups illustrates the numbers and […]

January 15, 2016 × 0 comments