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40 years DofE Service in Scotland

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At the recent Gold Award Presentation at Holyroodhouse, the Duke of Edinburgh presented Lt Col Alistair Spowage, ACFA DofE Development Manager, with a certificate to mark his forty years of leadership service to DofE in Scotland. Looking on is Barry Fisher, Director of the DofE in Scotland, and a particular friend of the ACF.


(see the Gallery for a selection of photographs)

EAAS at Bethesda

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The DofE Panel delivered the generic accreditation training course to more new potential DofE expedition assessors in North Wales.


(see the Gallery for a selection of photographs)


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Bavaria 25 Team flag a Munro

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Accompanied by the DofE Director for Scotland, two of the original ACF Bavaria staff from twenty five years ago flagged the Munro Ben a Chroin in the customary adverse weather to commemorate the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow


(see the Gallery for a selection of photographs)

Black Watch flag a Munro

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Congratulations to Black Watch Battalion on their successful assault on Ben Chonzie to celebrate the Commonwealth Games.


(see the Gallery for a selection of photographs)




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EAAS at Worcester

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Major Bob Harrison and Hereford and Worcester ACF hosted an Expedition Assessor Accreditation generic training course at Worcester, with students from H&W, Dyfed and Glamorgan ACF and the Air Training Corps.


(see the Gallery for a selection of photographs)

Highlanders flag a Munro

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Congratulations to the cadets and adults of 1st Battalion The Highlanders ACF who successfully flagged Ben Wyvis as part of DofE Scotlands celebration of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.


(see the Gallery for a selection of photographs)


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Presentations at St James's Palace

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The President of ACFA, Lt Gen Andrew Graham presented Gold Awards to 50 ACF and CCF recipients at St Jamess Palace, London. Gen Andrew was also pleased to present a certificate to Lt Col Alistair Spowage to mark his 40 years of Service to the Duke of Edinburghs Award.


(see the Gallery for a selection of photographs)

Gold at St James's Palace

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Over seventy young people who had attained their Gold award met HRH The Earl of Wessex and received their awards at St Jamess Palace London. Listen to what some of them said to Capt Michael Nolan about their experiences. Features cadets from Suffolk, Berks, Essex, Durham and a chat with Lt Cols Alistair Spowage and Mike Gerrish.
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2014 Expedition update

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Our Expeditions Advisor, Lt Col Mike Gerrish has published his annual update of information about expeditions in DofE. The forms EAAS 8 and 12 referred to in the update are in the Downloads section.
Click here to see the 2014 Expedition update

DofE Introduction at Magilligan

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The ACFA and Northern Ireland Training Networks combined to provide an Introduction to the DofE course for the two NI ACF Battalions at Magilligan.


(see the Gallery for a selection of photographs)


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Tillicoultry Introduction to the DofE

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Leaders from all parts of the far flung Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders area answered the call by Major John Brown to attend for essential Introduction to the DofE training.


(see the Gallery for a selection of photographs)

DofE Leadership Certificate at Frimley

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Sixteen DofE leaders from all parts of the UK gathered at CTC to complete their Teamwork and Leadership Skills and Managing a DofE Group modules as part of their Certificate in DofE Leadership.


(see the Gallery for a selection of photographs)


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Lt Col AF Spowage DL BA FInstLM - Award Development Manager
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E-mail - Alistair.Spowage@armycadets.com