Myah Richards, who has cerebral palsy, describes how taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh's Award transformed her life. Esther and..
The Duke of Edinburgh's Award
Youth award programme founded in the United Kingdom
The Duke of Edinburgh's Award is a youth awards programme founded in the United Kingdom in 1956 by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, that has since expanded to 144 nations. The awards recognise adolescents and young adults for completing a series of self-improvement exercises modelled on Kurt Hahn's solutions to his "Six Declines of Modern Youth".
A former youth worker who once accompanied a group of working-class East End teenagers to Buckingham Palace to meet the Duke of..