Girlguiding continues to offer members aged 14-25 the opportunity to complete their Duke of Edinburgh Awards. For more information about the Duke of Edinburgh's Award please see To register for DofE Award the form is available here

To complete a DofE Award, participants must undertake a period of activity in each of the following sections: volunteering, physical, skill and an expedition.  

In 2018 we are offering the following expeditions: Bronze Walking, Silver Walking and Gold Walking (via Region)

Expedition dates for 2018:

Basic Expedition Training: 21-22 April @ County Office (non-residential)

Bronze Practice Expedition: 28-29 April in North East Leicestershire

Bronze Qualifying Expedition: 30 Jun-1 July in West Leicestershire


Silver Walking Practice Expedition: 6-8 April in Peak District

Silver Walking Qualifying Expedition: 26-28 May in Peak District


Gold Expeditions are available via Midland Region, see the website for the next training event.


To apply for places on any of these expeditions, please contact County DofE Adviser (Lucy Faulds).


DofE Dates

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