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Annual Review & AGM

The 45th Annual General Meeting of the Lonsdale District Scout Council took place on 17 September 2020 online, owing to the continuing Covid-19 restrictions.  The District President Suzie Reynolds DL welcomed everyone to the virtual meeting including a number of invited guests. These included the President Elect Kath Bromilow MBE, […]

District AGM and Review

To All Members, Lonsdale District Scout Council I hope that you will be able to join us for an evening of celebration on Thursday 17th September 2020 at 7.30 pm prompt. This year will be somewhat different. Owing to continuing Covid-19 restrictions our meeting is being held ONLINE via the […]

Activity Centres are Reopening!

During the extended closure of our Activity Centres resulting from the Covid-19 outbreak, the Operating Group have been working hard behind the scenes deep cleaning and carrying out a range of maintenance and modernisation activities. These include the provision of new mattresses in the Centre at SilverHelme, refurbishment of the […]

Derek Holt– “Gone Home”

With sadness, we have learned of the death of Derek Holt, most recently Group President at 34th Lancaster (St. Chad’s) Group. Derek was a very long serving member of the Movement having been awarded The Chief Scout’s 60 years Service Award in 2017 and a Bar to the Silver Acorn […]

Lonsdale Scouts Annual General Meeting

The next Annual General Meeting of Lonsdale District Scout Council (LDSC) is scheduled for Thursday 17 September 2020. The format and location of the meeting will be advised in due course. Whatever the format of the meeting, LDSC members need to elect five members of the District Executive Committee (at […]

Getting everyone back together safely

Headquarters has published a framework and set of guidance on how elements of face to face Scouts could take place and the safety measures we would need to take into account. You can review this guidance now and start to make local plans for how you would implement some face […]