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Friday 26 October, 2018

Day 2 of Larkhall Academy ASN Bronze Duke of Edinburgh award based at Glenmore Lodge what a success even with the drizzle that has now turned to snow.
Great navigation and laughs.

Thursday 25 October, 2018

Today saw 9 youngsters from @Larkhall Academy ASN complete day 1 of their Bronze @DoE expedition. Absolutely brilliant with their navigation and patter. Staying Glenmore Lodge

Thursday 25 October, 2018

Tuesday and Wednesday saw 15 youngsters from Carluke High School completing their DoE Bronze practice expedition in Glenmore, Aviemore. Two using #paratreker all terrain wheelchairs. Brilliant two days. Well done everyone.

Monday 10 September, 2018

Saturday 1st September saw us up Tinto Hill supporting Lanark and District Young Farmers. Great day folks and good luck with your 75 years celebration fund raising efforts.

Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Day 2 has seen the carers getting a break from caring by canoeing in Loch Morlich. This afternoon we were team working to learn more about each other’s abilities and strengths within the incredible surroundings of Glenmore Lodge. A very rewarding and successful day. Thank you, folks and especially a huge thank you to Shared Care Scotland for this invaluable funding opportunity.

Monday 6 August, 2018

Today saw day 1, after a safe arrival yesterday, of the McSherrys and Buckleys who are benefiting from the @ Shared Care Scotland @Better Breaks 2018 Short Break Fund. This break is based @Glenmore Lodge chalets.
The carers had a well-earned break from caring whilst Steven and Aaron took in the surroundings of @Glenmore Lodge and Mark pushed Poppy along with Josh through the Glenmore Forrest. A visit up @Cairngorm Railway led to a relaxing late afternoon.
Watch this page for tomorrows fun filled activities.

Sunday 3 June, 2018

Day 2 of the Lanark Grammar School Bronze The Duke of Edinburgh's Award qualifying expedition saw the youngster navigate a route from Glenmore Lodge through the forest and around Loch Morlich. A camp cooking exercise followed by the debrief and presentation where a well earned PASS was communicated to the youngsters.
David, Craig, mickey and Luke have worked really hard and they are a credit both themselves and Lanark Grammar School.
Thank you to Davie, assisted by Steve who assessed the Group on behalf of DoE. Dougie, KC Coaches for the transport and Billy as my neighbour as expedition leaders. The care is provided by staff Gillian and Edward with the bulk of the funding provided by Big Lottery Fund Scotland, Tesco Lanark and Border Biscuits. Having a base so accommodating and well set out as Glenmore Lodge Lodge makes these trips so special. Smiles and shear good fun have provided a memorable and successful event.

Saturday 2 June, 2018

Day 1 of the Lanark Grammar ASN youngsters Qualifying Bronze The Duke of Edinburgh's Award expedition based Glenmore Lodge was threatened by thunder storms. Well, as you will see from the photos, the weather held out to be glorious until we returned. The youngsters navigated the route with precision and completed the tent building exercise. Safe to say they are all shattered and recovering their energy for another full day tomorrow.

Friday 1 June, 2018

Today Lanark Grammar School ASN arrived safely at Glenmore Lodge to start their Duke of Edinburgh Bronze qualifying expedition. Thank you BigLottery24 for part funding this project.
Let’s hope the forecasted storms are kind to us.