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Working For Arthog Wales

A change is as good as a rest so it was with great enthusiasm that I headed off to Arthog Wales for a weekend of gorge walking, canoeing and climbing with some trainee teachers from Telford. A fabulous opportunity to … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

I really like working for Arthog Outreach as every week is different and this week was no exception with walks on the Wrekin and a spot of caving. Wrekin Walks The walks this week were with Year 1 & Year … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Lowland Leader (Refresher)

As an approved Mountain Training course provider for the Lowland Leader Award, CHMAS is in a very privileged position to train and assess future walk leaders and to be honest we absolutely love running these courses. We have one very … Continue reading

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A New Term – Instructing For Arthog Outreach

The summer now seems like a distant memory and it’s been good to be back working for Arthog Outreach, which has mostly been ascending the Wrekin with various year groups. The Wrekin In The Roman Times – Year 5 An … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bronze DofE Qualifying Expedition

Early in September, CHMAS had 40 young people out on a Bronze DofE Expedition in Llangollen and I’m pleased to say all the teams successfully completed their expedition is some pretty inclement weather! It always gives us a real buzz … Continue reading

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Mountain Leader Assessment

Earlier in the week, I was working for Paul Poole Mountaineering on a Mountain Leader Assessment course. The theme for the day was efficient movement in the mountains, security on steep ground with and without the rope and a mighty … Continue reading

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NCS Course Leading For Condover Hall

Its been a fabulous three weeks facilitating the National Citizen Service (NCS) activity residential at Condover Hall with some 600 young people passing through. The NCS programme is open to all 16 and 17-year-olds in England and it helps to … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach in July

Wow, this term seems to have flown by working for Arthog Outreach and in his final sessions for this academic year he has been involved in caving, climbing, canoe and hill walking sessions. They have all been a blast working … Continue reading

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CHMAS at The Edge Adventure

CHMAS has a loyal customer base and we’ve been working with some clients for several years as they like what we do and the way Chris and the team look after them. This year, we needed to change venue at … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bronze DofE Practice Expeditions

In July, CHMAS had 6 teams out in Llangollen undertaking their DofE Bronze practice expeditions and despite the hot weather all teams did extremely well. The evening meals were varied but all of a high standard with many adapted from … Continue reading

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