Alumni News

Alumni News

Here you'll find our latest news, views and happenings from around The Trust.

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Outward Bound Reflections

20 July 23

Alumni representing past participants have contributed to our impact report.

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Alumni walk with mountaineer Alan Hinkes...

30 June 23

25 Lakes based alumni met up for a day of activity with a famous alumnus.

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Breaking the Sound Barrier

16 May 23

A group of deaf young people embark on an Outward Bound journey like no other.

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Inward Bound (April Fools!)

1 April 23

Everything is about to change...

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Introducing our next Chief Executive

9 December 22

Martin Davidson to put young people at the heart of Outward Bound

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More green time less screen time

19 October 22

Gary Neville and Tom Kerridge back our call to get more kids outdoors.

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PHD Update and Findings

28 September 22

Young people, Outward Bound, and mobile technologies: Initial research findings

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The impact of residentials post-pandemic

23 May 22

The role of an Outward Bound residential post pandemic


Remembering HRH Duke of Edinburgh one ye...

29 March 22

We're reflecting on the immense contribution our Patron made to Outward Bound

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BBC Radio 4 Charity Appeal

16 January 22

Clare Balding presents the BBC Radio 4 Charity Appeal for Outward Bound

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2021: our year in review

22 December 21

Reflecting on how much we have achieved together in 2021

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How important is heritage?

4 October 21

We’re 80 this year. It’s quite a milestone for us.

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2021: the good - the challenges - and wh...

22 July 21

The latest update from our Chief Executive

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How the Duke of Edinburgh saved Outward ...

15 April 21

The Duke of Edinburgh saves young person’s charity, The Outward Bound Trust.

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Duke of Edinburgh’s life-long involvemen...

9 April 21

His support helped inspire over 1.2 million young people to Outward Bound.

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The lost generation - 2021 versus 1941

25 January 21

How do you feel about the plight of young people in 2021?

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2020: our year in review

14 December 20

Nick Barrett shares his thoughts on 2020: our year in review

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Kurt Hahn: what can we learn from him to...

5 June 20

Kurt Hahn's quote on five social diseases surrounding young people

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This much we know

3 April 20

Together we’re facing the unknown in this extraordinary period in history.

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Alumni Christmas Lunch

17 December 19

Our Alumni Christmas lunch took place recently at The Midland Hotel, Manchester.


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6 June 19

Alumni return to their Eskdale centre to share memories and reminisce.


Kurt Hahn: Five Pillars

19 March 20

What do Kurt Hahn's Five Pillars mean to us today at Outward Bound?


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12 March 19

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh is handing over the Patronage of The Trust.


Alumni Christmas Celebration Lunch

11 December 18

120 guests attended our annual Outward Bound Trust alumni celebration event


Reminiscing together - 24 hours at Outwa...

31 October 18

Alumni return to Ullswater, to rediscover their connection to Outward Bound.


An invitation from Leo Houlding

17 October 18

Join us for a free VIP film night


Remembering Moray Sea School

3 July 18

Over 120 alumni returned to the harbour of the former Sea School.


Re-live Outward Bound for 24 hours!

15 June 18

Former course participants return to their centre


Alumni Celebration at Trinity House, Lon...

2 January 18

The Trust hosted an Alumni Celebration event at Trinity House, London


75th Celebration of Outward Bound at the...

30 December 16

Over 250 alumni joined us to celebrate 75 years of The Outward Bound Trust.


55 years on and the memories are still s...

15 October 15

Outward Bound Alumni - sharing memories