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Five Achieve the Gold Standard

Five Scouts from Lonsdale were among 72 Scouts from around West Lancashire who were presented with their Chief Scout’s Gold Award badge certificates by the High Sheriff of Lancashire, Mr. Peter Mileham in an impressive ceremony at the Executive Suite of Preston North End Football Club on the 7th November. […]

Cubs Scouts Rewarded with Silver

Cub Scouts and their families and Leaders from all over Lonsdale gathered at Caton Church on Friday 30th September 2011 to receive their Chief Scout’s Silver Awards from Assistant District Commissioner (Cubs) Mrs Pat Armstrong. Lonsdale District Commissioner Mrs Pat Griffin was also in attendance at this special event. This […]

Scout Section Quiz

It has been decided to hold the District Scout Quiz again which will run between January and March 2012. Scout Section Quiz 2012 – format and 1st round draw

Splash and Dash Adventure Challenge

Congratulations to Lonsdale Explorers on achieving 2nd place in this year’s event. The Splash and Dash Adventure Challenge, for teams of West Lancashire Explorer Scouts and Scout Network, is an exciting competition for West Lancs, bringing the sport of Adventure Racing to us. The competition requires a team of 7 […]

The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Badge

Begin the Jubilee celebrations You can wear your Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Badge from today. Members had been informed the badge should not be worn until January 2012, but due to popular demand the date has been brought forward. The badge can be worn from September 2011 to December 2012. Badges […]

Recruitment Video for Local Scouting

The Scout Association has released a new video to help recruit more Scouting volunteers. A special cut of the film has been put together to encourage more adults to volunteer. Inspiring stories The video features volunteers and young people from all over the UK, our Scouting Ambassadors and the Chief […]