by Joanne Carey, Olly White and Mick Hides The Young Leader scheme is now an integral part of many sections and districts making a valuable contribution to the successful delivery of scouting since the approach was introduced in...Read More
Author: Mick Hides
The summer holidays are a welcome break for the training team after another busy year. However, we cannot rest on our laurels as we plan for the coming year. The programme for next term has been posted for a while and new dates...Read More
Another 12 months of adult training has just been posted and is ready for booking. Responding to criticism of the previous booking system we invested in a new online system that has been running since April. You can find the...Read More
Scouting is all about changing the lives of young people for the better, giving them all the best start in life possible and we do this by giving them skills for life. It is from yourselves, as adult leaders in the movement, that these skills come from.Read More
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- Stargazing in 2019: January to June 8th January 2019Spend a significant year for space exploration by exploring the cosmos from your back garden with a telescope. We've put together some of the more exciting events to look out for during the first half of the year.
- New year, new funding, and how our Skills for Life strategy will support both young people and adult volunteers 7th January 2019Exciting news from UK Chief Commissioner Tim Kidd on how the Skills for Life strategy is moving forwards in 2019.
- How to speak about additional needs 7th January 2019Scouts are committed to providing young people with an accessible and inclusive environment. One aspect of that environment is the language we use to communicate with our young people and their carers or guardian. Here we breakdown some of the key terms involved in speaking about additional needs.