Backpack lying on grass along with a hat, map and compass

An example list of kit which might be required on a Duke of Edinburgh's Award expedition.

County road leading through the Lake District

Learn about the code and what your responsibilities are when embarking upon a rural walk or visit to the countryside.

Plan a successful rural walk

Follow our simple guide to plan your own country walk in five easy steps.

DofE leaders Mrs Giddings and Mrs Johnson hold their training certificates

Mrs Giddings and Mrs Johnson achieve their 'Introduction to DofE' awards.

Over the last weekend of the October half term holidays Mrs Giddings went to Wales to complete an assessment to become a lowland leader walking guide.