Yearly archives: 2019

16 posts

Lonsdale International 2021

      JAMBOREE21 – THE SWEDISH JAMBOREE EXPERIENCE Don’t miss out on the adventure of a lifetime at Swedish National Scout Jamboree taking place in Norra Åsum, kåne in July/August 2021. Lonsdale Scouts are looking to appoint a team to lead this incredible adventure… Ten years after Sweden hosted […]

Ian Lees – ‘Gone Home’

It is with sadness that we have learned that Ian Lees passed away on December 6th in the Royal Lancaster Infirmary Ian was closely associated with the 23rd Lancaster (Christ Church) Group for a number of years. (More to follow). Ian’s funeral will take place on 18th December at 10.30 […]

Scout Christmas Post

What is Scout Post? Scout Post is a scheme that offers the public of Lancaster, Morecambe, Carnforth and surrounding villages an opportunity to send Christmas Cards at a competitive cost  It has been in operation in the District for many years. How the scheme works Groups involved are issued stamps to sell in […]

County Commissioner Appointment

It’s official! To all members, West Lancashire Scouts, I am writing to inform you that Craig Dewar-Willox has been appointed as your next County Commissioner with immediate effect. For those who may not know Craig, Craig has held several roles both locally and nationally. Locally, Craig has been the DC […]

Robert ‘Bob’ Sharrock – ‘Gone Home’

It is with sadness that I have to report the passing after a long and active life of our fellow former Scouter Bob Sharrock. Bob was the first District Commissioner of Lonsdale back in 1974 following the reunification of the Lancaster & Morecambe Districts. He had previously been an Assistant […]

Annual Review & AGM

The 44th Annual General Meeting of the Lonsdale District Scout Council took place on 27 June 2019 in the Banqueting Room, Town Hall, Lancaster in the presence of the Right Worshipful Mayor of Lancaster Coun. David Whitaker. The District President Suzie Reynolds DL welcomed everyone to the meeting including a […]