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Duke of Edinburgh Remembrance Sunday Memorial Walk 2016

On 13th November – Remembrance Sunday – a number of this year’s Duke of Edinburgh group participated in a memorial walk in the Brecon Beacons along with Mr Gamble, Mr Hutton, Miss Rowe, Mr Williams and Mrs Davies. The walk … Continue reading

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BCS Duke of Edinburgh scheme purchase new kit with Dow Corning help

The Duke of Edinburgh scheme is currently in its third year at Barry Comprehensive School.  After two successful cohorts with a 100% completion rate, DofE leaders took the decision to expand the number of participants so that more pupils would … Continue reading

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Duke of Edinburgh Remembrance Sunday memorial walk

On 8th November – Remembrance Sunday – members of Barry Comprehensive School’s Duke of Edinburgh group participated in a memorial walk in the Brecon Beacons along with Mr Gamble, Mr Hutton, Miss Rowe and Mrs Davies. The walking conditions were … Continue reading

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Year 9 Duke of Edinburgh taster walk

On 11th June, 60 Year 9 students from Barry Comprehensive School participated in a Duke of Edinburgh taster walk. The group spent the afternoon exploring Pontneddfechan Waterfalls in the Brecon Beacons National Park.  The aim of the trip was for … Continue reading

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Re-launch of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award at Barry Comprehensive

Last September, 17 Year 10 students enrolled on the Bronze level of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. They worked very hard throughout the year to complete a personal programme of activities as well as training for their practice and qualifying … Continue reading

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