Duke of Edinburgh expedition January 2024

Duke of Edinburgh expedition January 2024

We were lucky to have dry and mild weather when our fifty year 10 DofE students spent the morning hiking up on the South Downs.  In addition to testing their map reading, they carried and pitched tents where they stopped for lunch and used their stoves to make a hot drink. Along the way some […]

Duke of Edinburgh Bronze day hike in half term

Over 50 of the Year 10 students who have started working towards their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award spent a morning hiking during half term. They hiked a 9km route on the South Downs in preparation for their Expedition part of the award. Despite the rainy weather on the previous days and earlier that morning, the […]

Duke of Edinburgh Practice Bronze Expedition

Over the weekend of 18th – 19th March our four Year 10 DofE teams successfully completed their Practice Expedition over the South Downs. On the Saturday morning, despite the wet weather, all teams had set off by 10am and walked circular routes from Small Dole via Devils Dyke requiring ascending/descending the steep slopes of the […]