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The highs and lows of being a Scout Leader

The Highs and Lows of being a Scout Leader

In this Vlog I sit around the campfire with my Scout Leaders from my Scout Group and discuss the Highs and Lows of being a Scout Leader. Comment ...
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Homesick kids who want to go home

I'd only send a homesick young person home as a very very last resort and that's after trying every trick in the book. But sometimes the best thing ...
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Confessions of a Scout Leader

Confessions of a Scout Leader

I’ve been wanting to write a blog post titled “Scout Leader Confessions” for some time now and I feel now is the right time to do so. It ...
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Cub camp is fun

I’m worried about my son going away on Cub Camp

I got sent this email from a parent whose a bit anxious about her son attending his 1st Cub camping Weekend..... Firstly, I'm sure he is in ...
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Gilwell Reunion 2018

The Gilwell Reunion 2018 was the 92nd Reunion to be held at Gilwell Park and celebrates 99years of Gilwell Park. Gilwell Reunion is an annual ...
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Guest Post from Stuart Bailey:- Rewards – Or Just Thoughts!

Here's my 1st ever guest posts and its written by a Cub Leader I recently met on a BushScout Practical Skills Course.  In this Blog post , Stuart ...
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Scouting in 1 word

Scouting in 1 word

Last weekend I took my Scouts to our District Funcamp, with just over 400 young people attending the weekend fun camp. Scouting in the U.K. now ...
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Beaver and Cubs Funday 2018

Here's a vlog from this weekends Beaver and Cubs Funday 2018 at Gilwell Park. I also had a walk around the park to show you some of the highlights ...
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Scouts and Rebranding

Today The UK Scout Association (The Scouts) has announced a new "strategy" for the future of The Scouting movement which includes new branding and ...
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the most dangerous phrase in our language is we've always done it this way

Newbie Scout Leader Advice

I joined the Scout Association as a Scout Leader just over 9 years ago, with no scouting experience, never camped in my life, I guess you could ...
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