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Daniel’s Royal appointment

Daniel Leng with his gold Duke of Edinburgh Award.
Daniel Leng with his gold Duke of Edinburgh Award.

Daniel Leng, 19, from Eglingham, was presented with his Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award last Wednesday by The Duke of Edinburgh at St James’ Palace.

Daniel completed all five sections of his DofE programme outside of school and was one of only two candidates from the county to receive the award. Mike Allport, DofE expedition co-ordinator based in Wooler, helped prepare Daniel for his Open Gold Expedition in the Yorkshire Dales.

For on the awards, contact Mike on 01668 281 249.