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KINGS OF THE JUNGLE

Nestled within the oldest evergreen rainforest in the world, Elephant Hills has redefined our interaction with these magnificent animals – and amassed an impressive range of awards and praise in the process. “We follow the elephants. They do not follow us,” says Bamboo, a rotund (by Thai standards) lady who looks a decade or more

By |2020-01-23T18:23:58+00:00January 23rd, 2020|Categories: Press|0 Comments

SELECTIVE ASIA’S NEW INDIA PROGRAMME EXPANDS IN THE FOOTHILLS OF THE HIMALAYAS

The programme for Selective Asia’s 18th and newest destination, India, has expanded with the addition of a new journey in the Foothills of the Himalayas.  It comes as a straight off-the-peg 13-day trip but, as with all the company’s fully tailor-made holidays, it’s designed to be adapted to accommodate individual interests, budget and available travelling

By |2020-01-20T08:28:40+00:00January 20th, 2020|Categories: Press|0 Comments

FOOT IN MOUTH DISEASE

You can just picture what happened at the offices of the Lake District National Park in the run-up to Christmas. Someone in Human Remains or the pan-diversity inclusion unit (or whatever) was suddenly paralysed with fear they had one more box to tick - and flow chart to update - before year-end so came up

By |2020-01-03T07:23:35+00:00January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

BEING ABLE TO SWIM IS A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH

Almost 140,000 children cannot swim the statutory 25 metres when they leave primary school. That’s a concerning one-in-four and, when you consider more than 400 people accidentally drown in the UK every year (one every 20 hours), the need for education and increased safety awareness in and around water is vital. The worrying statistics are

By |2019-12-14T15:24:04+00:00December 14th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

BEING ABLE TO SWIM IS A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH

Almost 140,000 children cannot swim the statutory 25 metres when they leave primary school. That’s a concerning one-in-four and, when you consider more than 400 people accidentally drown in the UK every year (one every 20 hours), the need for education and increased safety awareness in and around water is vital. The worrying statistics are

By |2019-12-14T15:21:24+00:00December 14th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

STRIKING A POSE IN SEVENOAKS

A new children’s yoga class at Sevenoaks Leisure Centre aims to bring the benefits of the 5,000-year-old practice to a whole new generation. “For many children today, every aspect of life is a competition – school, sports, popularity, you name it,” says Josie Male, who’s running the weekly classes. She’s been teaching yoga for 15

By |2019-12-04T19:42:25+00:00December 4th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

IT’S BETTER TOGETHER

Why group exercise classes can be the route to consistent enjoyment – and success! Consistency is the holy grail of exercise and fitness but the reason those die-hards stick with it year-round is pretty simple – they’ve found something they really enjoy! For some, the solitude of headphones and a lone gym workout might be

By |2019-11-20T11:14:08+00:00November 20th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

THANK YOU

David Leck Associates is 25 years old today! It’s been quite a journey and wouldn’t have been possible without all the wonderful colleagues, amazing associates and lovely clients I’ve had the great pleasure of working with over those two and a half decades. It’s a tough road being self-employed as those of you who tread

By |2019-11-15T09:46:28+00:00November 15th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments