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Lest We Forget

13 Nov 2018

Incredibly proud to see The Scouts at the forefront of remembrance again. At Morecambe, where I attended, members were extremely smartly turned out and a credit to all concerned. Shades of 1919 when Scouts were privileged to be able to guard the temporary Morecambe cenotaph set up close by on the promenade.
Remembering and honouring former local Scouts who made the …

GSL Vacancy 2nd Bolton le Sands

23 Oct 2018

Search for a New Group Scout Leader for 2nd Bolton Le Sands Scout Group
We are looking for a highly motivated volunteer who can support the adult volunteers at 2nd Bolton Le Sands Scout Group and can lead the Group to an even more successful future.
For decades, 2nd Bolton Le Sands Scout Group have provided young people in the local area with a fantastic Scouting …

GSL Vacancy 1st Slyne

23 Oct 2018

Search for a New Group Scout Leader for 1st Slyne with Hest Scout Group
We are looking for a highly motivated volunteer who can support the adult volunteers at 1st Slyne with Hest Scout Group and can lead the Group to an even more successful future.
For decades, Slyne with Hest Scout Group has provided young people in the local area with a fantastic Scouting …

GSL Vacancy 3rd Hornby

23 Oct 2018

Search for a New Group Scout Leader for 3rd Hornby Scout Group
We are looking for a highly motivated volunteer who can support the adult volunteers at 3rd Hornby Scout Group and can lead the Group to an even more successful future.
For decades, 3rd Hornby has provided young people in the local area with a fantastic Scouting adventure. We are now looking for a …

Charity Fun Swim

1 Oct 2018

The Rotary Club of Lancaster Loyne Charity Fun Swim
Lancaster University swimming pool
Saturday 30th March 2019 from 5.30pm
For over 10 years The Rotary Club of Lancaster Loyne has held a ‘Swimathon’; the members steward the event and invite all groups of all ages to participate to enter swimmers in teams of between 3 and 6 in order to raise money for …

District Camp 2018

31 Jul 2018

The moment you have been waiting for, the booking system for District Camp 2018 is now open!
So just in case you’ve forgotten, here are the details again…
Where? Bibby’s Farm Scout Activity Centre, Chorley, PR6 9DL
When? 21st – 23rd September 2018
Who?
This year all sections including Beaver Scouts are welcome for both nights until the close of camp, however it has been …

Special Offer Uniform Shirts

12 Jul 2018

The Lancaster Scout and Guide Shop are currently giving a discount on Scout leaders shirts:-

Long sleeved should be £24 now £21.60

Short sleeved was £23 now £20.70
Get yours whilst stocks last!

Activity Centres Booking Secretary

5 Jul 2018

We need to appoint a Booking Secretary as Dorothy Ryan has indicated her intention to retire from the post.
An outline of the role is:

Receive enquiries from potential visitors to the Centres – usually via the District website (but may also necessitate telephone or e-mail contact).
Process all bookings – maintaining appropriate records (using a software package).
Refer any bookings which fall outside …

Group Annual Accounts, Sharpe Bequest 2018

7 May 2018

SCOUT GROUP ACCOUNTS 2018
It is a requirement of Policy, Organisation and Rules of The Scout Association that, once approved, a copy of each Scout Group’s Annual Accounts is submitted to the District.
A covering letter and details of accounts formats are available on the Leaders’ Pages/Finance & Grants section of this website.
APPLICATIONS FOR GRANTS FROM THE SHARPE BEQUEST 2018
Applications are invited for …

St. George’s Day Celebration

22 Mar 2018

I am pleased to announce the arrangements for St. George’s Day this year. I hope you can attend and support the event as this is a huge opportunity to bring the whole District together in celebration and provides us with an excellent public relations opportunity.
The Core Details:
Date: Sunday 22nd April 2018
Time: 12:30 pm meet for 12:45 pm start
St. George’s Day …

Useful Tools & Resources

20 Jan 2018

Video files
A selection of video for leaders to use from the Brand Centre; Scouting is about action, movement and adventure. Video gets this across in a really powerful way. 

Safeguarding in Scouting
Beaver and Cub video
Scout and Explorer video

Website Problem

10 Jan 2018

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