DofE centre rewarded

The Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme recognised the Berwick centre for its on-going hard work with the youth of Berwick.

Thursday, 11th October 2018, 1:16 pm
Updated Thursday, 11th October 2018, 1:22 pm
Vicky Wales, operations officer (North East office) for the Duke of Edinburgh awards scheme, presents a grant to the Berwick and District Youth Activity Group, the DofE centre in Berwick.

Berwick and District Youth Activity Group, the DofE centre in the town, was awarded a grant of £815 by the DofE organisation.

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Pictured with the group and the leaders presenting the award was Vicky Wales, the new operations officer (North East office) for the DofE awards scheme.

The group, which has grown in numbers over the last four years, offers the youth of the area a chance to achieve their DofE award.

The grant will go towards the annual running costs of the centre.