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News from the district

St. George’s Day Awards

The Fun (Challenge and Adventure), Never Stops! Lonsdale District Scouts were extremely proud to celebrate the award of three Silver Acorns and 2 Bars to the Silver Acorn in this year’s St George’s Day Awards! District Chairman Terry Bond MBE, District Commissioner Pat Griffin and Jim Holland, Assistant Group Scout […]

‘Bowlander’ Success

The Bowlander is a competition for teams of 4/7 Scouts, which tests hiking and map reading skills to a high standard. It is not a race, but an all-round assessment of skills and stamina on a pre-determined route. Teams are required to plan a route, visiting a number of checkpoints, […]