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Volunteers’ Week

One week.  Our amazing team of volunteers.  One big thank you.  This Volunteers’ Week we want to thank you for all you do to support our young people.  We are full of admiration for the way everyone in the District has responded to these last few difficult months, and how […]

Sharpe Bequest 2020

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 […]

News Update from the DC

I hope that you are all keeping well and staying safe. Thank you to all the Key Workers; you all thoroughly deserve the clapping that is happening every Thursday evening. Well done to everybody who joined in with the Northumberland Scouts #CampatHome, there were a lot of fun pics being […]

Message from Our President

Message from Our President – Suzie Reynolds   Coronavirus and Covid-19 Keeping Calm – and Carrying On “With the arrival of COVID 19, suddenly – almost without warning – it has felt as if our Scouting world had ground to a halt almost overnight, and yet it hasn’t, has it? […]

Scouts At Home

Scouts @ Home These are strange times indeed. Whilst we are not doing any face-to-face Scouting, there is still loads to do whilst you are stuck at home. Below you will find links to Scouting and fun activities suitable for Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Network and adults. You don’t have […]

Fund Raising Opportunity

FUND RAISING OPPORTUNITY Do your funds need a boost? Why not enter one or more teams in the Rotary sponsored Fun Swim on 21st March, details attached? Money raised would qualify as fund raising for the purposes of a Sharpe Bequest grant application and could also be incorporated into a […]