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D of E Gold Expedition

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A massive well done to Robbie MacIsaac who after 4 days and 3 nights has completed his Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Qualifying Expedition! He has also now completed all five sections of the D of E Gold Award, a massive achievement!   Congratulations from all at 3rd Falkirk

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D of E Gold Award Expedition

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A huge congratulations to Alex Kidd who has just competed his Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award Qualifying Expedition on the Isle of Arran! Taking place over 4 days and 3 nights the route included climbing to the summit of Goat Fell and taking in some stunning scenery! Alex has now completed all the requirements of […]

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D of E Gold Award Residentials

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A number of boys have successfully completed the Residential stage of their Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award. Callum Smith spent a week doing conservation work on the Isle of Arran, Robbie MacIsaac completed the RYLA leadership course and Joel Esson attended ‘film school’. Pictured below is Callum on his Residential

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Alex’s D of E Gold Residential

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A massive well done to Alex Kidd who completed the Residential section of his Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Awarding February 2017! In a week of outdoor activities he enjoyed abseiling, gorge walking, mountain biking, skiing and snowboarding… creating loads of memories and making lots of new friends.

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D of E Bronze Expedition

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A massive congratulations to our Bronze Duke of Edinburgh group on passing their qualifying expedition at the weekend! The boys performed excellently, setting one of the best times we have seen from a group of boys. They worked well as a team and put up with some very angry midges!

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D of E Silver Expedition

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A massive congratulations to six of our senior boys who successfully completed their Duke of Edinburgh’s Silver Award qualifying expedition in the Trossachs over the Easter holidays. Travelling 30 days over 3 days and 2 nights it was a huge challenge but one they all did well to complete. ‪

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Gold Award Presentation

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Young Officer Richard Gentleman visited the Palace of Holyroodhouse to receive his Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award from HRH Prince Edward on Friday 3rd July. Richard missed last years presentation due to a holiday so attended with his family and Vice Captain David Young this year. After a brief chat with Prince Edward in the […]

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Bronze Expedition

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We are delighted to report that 5 boys successfully completed their DofE qualifying expeditions in the Trossachs during the Easter holidays and as a result have almost completed their Presidents Badge & relevant DofE awards. Well done to Robbie, Joel, Callum, Aidan & Alex!! My thanks also to Jim McCormack (BB DofE co-ordinator) who assessed […]

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D of E Silver Expedition

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We’re delighted to report that Grant, Regan, Ewan and Keir completed their expedition in September following their exhaustive 3 day, 2 night, 30 mile expedition in the Trossachs. This was their qualifying venture for their silver level of the Duke of Edinburgh award. Well done boys! Please see attached photos from their adventure. Thanks to […]