Eccleshall’s Pippa meets Prince Edward

Pippa Diana Spencer with the Lord Lieutenant of County Tyrone, Robert Scott

Pippa Spencer, eldest daughter of David and Angela Spencer of Eccleshall, was presented with her Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, by the Earl of Wessex, Prince Edward, and Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of County Tyrone, Robert Scott.

The event took place on Thursday July 5th at Holyrood Palace, The Queen’s residence in Edinburg

Soon to be presented with her Silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award will be Pippa’s sister Lucy and their younger sister Evie will also be completing her Bronze Duke of Edinburgh’s Award this weekend.

Proud mum Angela told the Gazette

“We are very lucky to have the leaders of the Staffordshire Adventure Services set up in our local Eccleshall Library, so that young people in our community can take part in the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme.”

Fore more information on The Duke of Edingurgh’s award scheme visit www.dofe.org