South East England news

Local news from the South East England Region. If you have a good news story you would like to share with the Region, please contact [email protected].

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Welcoming Ruth Marvel
South East was delighted to welcome our new CEO to the Region.
Young girl Hannah in Scouts uniform stood in front of Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace Gold Award Presentations

Hear from Anneke from East Sussex, who received her Gold certificate at Buckingham Palace.

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DofE poetry in motion

We love this beautiful poem written by Furze Platt Senior School’s Shannon Doyle for her Bronze expedition aim.

Young man on expedition with large rucksack
New Forest requirements

Forestry Commission England is making new requirements and restrictions of DofE groups visiting the New Forest.

Girl doing DofE Skills section in radio station, sat in front of a sound mixer
Tips for Award completion

Here’s some tips to help participants complete their Award.

South East going green
See what we’ve been doing in the South East to help the environment.
DofE Ambassadors aiming high
New DofE Ambassadors are inspiring and leading in Buckinghamshire.
Success on the Isle of Wight
Celebrate DofE success with The Isle of Wight College and Island Innovation Federation VIth Form Campus.