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Lindsey Trimnell “Gone Home”

To All Members, Lonsdale District Scouts It is with tremendous sadness that I write to inform you that Lindsey Trimnell, Assistant Scout Leader at Forton Scout Group has this morning passed away after a sudden short illness. Words cannot begin to describe the loss that will be felt by her […]

Sharpe Bequest 2021 

To: Group Scout Leaders Group Executive Committee Chairs/Treasurers Explorer Scout Units APPLICATIONS FOR GRANTS FROM THE SHARPE BEQUEST Applications are invited for grants from the Sharpe Bequest. The application form is available here on the District website (together with some additional notes) – use the link given below. I would […]

Scout & Guide Shop Reopening

GREAT NEWS! The Lancaster Scout & Guide Shop is reopening for ‘Order and Collect’ From Saturday, 1st May 2021 Order all of your Scouting and Guiding essentials ready to collect from the shop between 11am—12.30pm every Saturday! How to Order: Girlguiding email: Scouts call 01524 870174 or email […]

St. George’s Day 2021

St. George’s Day Celebration Sunday 25th April 2021 10:00 AM Here is a copy of the presentation in pdf   Get Ready… To celebrate St. George’s day we have put together a jam-packed programme of challenges! We would like to invite you all to a virtual St. George’s day, with […]

Scout Group Annual Accounts

Scout Group Accounts  To: Group Chairs, Group Scout Leaders, Group Treasurers (direct by e-mail) 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 […]

Online Scouting Ideas

Lydia, our District Youth Commissioner has sent the attached file that her District from when she lived away has sent out. There’s a mix of ideas and games just pulled together. She feels that it might be useful to any of you out there that are struggling for ideas. If […]