Highbridge sixth form pupil achieves Gold Duke Of Edinburgh Award
sixth form student from Highbridge's King Alfred School is celebrating
Catherine Lodge has been awarded her Duke of Edinburgh Gold
Award and will soon be travelling to St James Palace to receive
It follows two years of hard work in which she learnt new teaching
skills and sports officiating and carried out an expedition in
North Wales, comprising of a 50 mile hike around Snowdonia in
A school spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The school offers
its congratulations to Catherine, who is the first pupil on role
to complete her Gold Award and also the first person in Somerset
to complete their Gold Award under the new EDofE system."
Catherine will be receiving an invitation to go to St James Palace
very soon where she will be receiving her certificate from either
the Duke of Edinburgh or Prince Edward.
Pictured: Catherine Lodge, who has been awarded her Duke of
Edinburgh Gold Award