2021 Launch Event

We held a launch event for the 2021 season on Thursday 12th November at 7.30pm. Normally we would hold this event in person at the centre, but due to the current circumstances we held this event remotely. At this event, we covered the following information Introduction DofE Award Sections Expeditions Costs / Registration Process Questions

Expedition Postponement

29th September 2020 We have taken the decision to postpone the practice expeditions planned for October. This has been a difficult decision because on the one hand we are supportive of the re-opening of schools to ensure young people can continue their education, but at the same time we are concerned by the rise in coronavirus… Read More

Expedition Latest

In these challenging times we hope that our DofE members, parents and families are all in good health and adapting to the new ways of living and working. Apologies for the delay in providing an update from our Centre, we have been waiting to see how the easing of lockdown restrictions would impact our plans… Read More

New Website

We have launched a new website which will give us much more flexibility in the future to provide up to date and relevant information to you. It also allows for much more in the way of collaboration. As the centre grows we see it as an important resource to make sure that everyone has easy… Read More

Presentation Evening

On 30th April 2019 we held our third Annual Awards presentation. Manchester United premiership player Chris Smalling presented 114 awards at Bronze (53), Silver (51) and Gold (10) levels. Nationally the proportion of DofE participants who complete their expeditions and go on to finish their awards is 52%. We set ourselves a target to achieve… Read More