Tag Archives: Silver group

It doesn’t always work out well

Yesterday in the Borders was a day of torrential, cold rain, which turned into hail on the tops of the hills, and all of it being blown sideways by a bitter wind. It was the kind of bad weather day … Continue reading

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Another entry in my increasingly intermittent blog…

I blame the weather – yet another fine September weekend meant that I had to go out again. Quite a surprisingly large number of last year’s Bronze DofE group decided that they were brave enough to do Silver, so we … Continue reading

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even although we do the same walks every year, each one is different

My worst nightmare is turning up for a Duke of Edinburgh walk completely and utterly prepared, to find that something unpredictable, unpreparable-for and potentially walk-curtailing has happened. Today, in a very cold school playground, the BYM (big yellow minibus) wouldn't … Continue reading

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