Duke of Edinburgh's Award Events and Expeditions Season 2015

Three Duke of Edinburgh's Award participants (Rachel Bastow, Eve Boardman and Samantha Towers) collected their awards from the Mayor at the Civic Awards Ceremony in Leeds on Tuesday 24 March 2015.

Photo: Civic Awards Ceremony in Leeds, Tuesday 24 March 2015


The Silver Award participants then head out on their 3 day practice expedition on Sunday 29  March for 3 days.

A Silver DofE programme has 4 sections, Volunteering, Physical, Skills and Expedition.


“The Duke of Edinburgh Awards are a recognition of dedication and commitment to complete each award over a period of time.”
— Mrs S Keinhorst, Duke of Edinburgh Co-ordinator, St. Mary's Menston

“The DofE can be considered a fundamental part of the ‘Make a Human Being’ kit.”
— Sir Terry Pratchett

Please see Mrs Keinhorst or Mr Dootson if you are interested in finding out more about the Duke of Edinburgh's Award.