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Top 10 campfire songs

Top 10 Campfire songs

With 1.6 billion views the baby shark song is now reportedly listed as one of the Top 40 most-viewed videos ever on YouTube. Baby Shark is now the ...
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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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Left handed handshake

Why do Scouts shake hands with their left hand?

Shaking hands using your left hand can feel a bit awkward for the first few times, but it becomes second nature after a while. So why we as ...
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Camping Etiquette

  Camping Etiquette what's this all about?   Camping is a wonderful experience, and it is one that can be enjoyed alone or with ...
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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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scout leader bingo

Scout Leader’s sayings Bingo Game

The last month or so I've been listening to other Scout Leader's and I've noticed that we all use the same phrases over and over again such as.... ...
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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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Fire Steel Sticks

One of the biggest problems I’ve noticed teaching young people Fire lighting skills is the ability for the younger aged children to use a Fire ...
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