This morning, the Lord Lieutenant of Bristol, Mrs Peaches Golding OBE, joined members of the City of Bristol and the Armed Forces in a flag-raising ceremony at Bristol City Hall. The event marks … Continue Reading
Thirty eight cadets completed Bronze and Silver DofE Expeditions over the May Day Weekend on the Mendips.
For most it was their final practice before travelling to Normandy to undertake actual expeditions around the D-Day sites at Whitsun. The cadets now move on to detailed route planning and getting to grips with French maps before a final kit check.
Experienced instructors, many have been to Normandy twice previously, are guiding the cadets.