District Community Badge Competition
Dec01

District Community Badge Competition

At our District Executive meeting on 28th November we have agreed to have a new badge which will be available for all sections to gain and wear on their uniform following successful completion of the badge requirements. The initiative is called One Community One Blackburn We are running a competition to design the badge which will run until 31st January 2018. The badge must include the words ‘One Community One Blackburn’...

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Explorer Scout Leader (Young Leaders) Vacancy
Nov21

Explorer Scout Leader (Young Leaders) Vacancy

  Explorer Scout Leader (Young Leaders) Vacancy Outline: The Explorer Scout Leader (Young Leader) is the Section Leader for our Young Leader Unit. The Unit has around 50 young people, both boys and girls aged 14-18 years of age working in Scout Groups across the town.   This role is responsible for developing and ensuring quality training and supervision of Young Leaders within the town. This includes ensuring that this...

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Young Leader Training
Oct27

Young Leader Training

Young Leader Module A Training We are holding a training session on Saturday 11th November between 2pm – 4pm on the Young Leader Module A (Prepare for take off) at The Olive School Blackburn. If you have not already completed this module and would like to attend please e-mail parker_stuart@hotmail.com to book a place. More details on the YL scheme are here https://members.scouts.org.uk/supportresources/search/?cat=9,98,372...

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District Cub Events
Sep29

District Cub Events

District Cub Events for 2018:   District Swimming Gala  – January 2018 Date and venue to be arranged 17.03.2018 – We are taking a trip to Blackpool  Zoo 14.04.2018 – Skills Day at Immanuel Church Hall 10.00am-13:00 09.06.2018 – District Cubs Fun Day Canal side – 10.00am-14:00  ...

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Lawrence Ashworth attends Queens Garden Party in recognition of Scouting
Jun23

Lawrence Ashworth attends Queens Garden Party in recognition of Scouting

The Day I attended a Royal Garden Party By Lawrence Ashworth On Thursday 1st June 2017 I attended a royal garden party at Buckingham Palace. I could invite one guest to join me so I asked my nephew Warren to accompany me. We entered the main gate at three o’clock, crossing the forecourt we came into the inner courtyard, crossing the courtyard we climbed steps into the entrance hall and through the next room and out on to the terrace,...

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