At Craghoppers, we work with many strong, amazing women every day – in the workplace, through our partnerships and our Ambassadors. We are truly inspired. This International Women’s Day, we would like to share with you a snapshot into the lives of 5 of them. These women are each making their mark in the world […]
Ambassador Pauline Stirling
Pauline is a DofE Manager on the Isle of Wight. The school Pauline works for run the Bronze, Silver and Gold awards and she is lucky to lead DofE expeditions on the island as well as on Exmoor, Dartmoor, and the Lake District. Having been a teacher for over thirty years, Pauline is committed to teaching about global issues and running trips, visits and exchanges locally, internationally, and abroad.
Currently, Pauline is looking forward to an exchange with a school in Skabu, Norway, and a World Challenge expedition to Morocco this year.
Nicknamed the ‘Reek’, hiking Croagh Patrick is usually at the top of many walkers’ to-do lists. But why is this? And what makes Croagh Patrick important? Steeped in history and religion, mystery shrouds this mountain – all adding to its famous allure. So if you’re planning on giving it a go, there are a few […]
At English Heritage we tell the story of England through the historical sites and collections within our care. This includes telling stories from history that may have previously been hidden from view. We know that throughout history people have lived lives drastically outside the accepted sexual and gender norms of the time. Repressive social attitudes […]