Alumni Stories

Your Outward Bound Stories

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Graham Millar - Ullswater, The Lake District, 1962

26 November 19

I attended a 28 day course at Ullswater on or about Boxing Day, 1962. I seem to ...

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Stewart Oxley - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1990

18 November 19

I attended the Eskdale centre in the summer of 1990 as part of a training progra...

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Outward Bound Course 105 Spring1951
Roy Benwell - Aberdovey, Wales, 1951

15 October 19

Roy Benwell. 3rd row down, 12th from right on course photo. Course 105 began on ...

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Carew Patrol
John McCallum - Devon on Ashburton, 1967

10 October 19

I was at the school in Devon in June 1967 in Carew patrol and, while I enjoyed a...

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Richard Rimes - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1962

20 September 19

Course E127 Slingsby Watch November 1962. I can remember getting off at Ravengla...

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James King - Moray Sea School, Burghead Scotland, 1972

16 September 19

I was sent by my school with the school and my parents paying 50/50 This course...

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Raleigh Watch OBSS 1960
Les Talbot - Aberdovey, Wales, 1960

10 September 19

Les Talbot Course 199 7th May to 2nd June 1960 August 2019 It is 59 years s...

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Karl Reed - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1984

25 August 19

I was at Eskdale from August - September, 1984 Course E-331. Without all of the ...

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Gordon Campbell - Aberdovey, Wales, 1963

19 August 19

I was selected as apprentice of the year by the Western Region of British Railwa...

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