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Yr- 7 Young Venturers practice walk

We've started our second year of Young Ventures after the success of last year's courses!

There are now nine young people attending our Year 7 "Venturers" group, and a further four in the Year 8 "Navigators" — so the church foyer is rather busy on Wednesday evenings, with lots of learning about maps and navigation, about safety and camping, about the countryside and first aid. It won't be long before we get out-of-doors . . . .

David Allan (84739).

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