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Notes & News

some snippets of note recorded from time to time


Awards recorded so far since January 2019: Chief Scout’s Awards - Diamond - 1; Gold - 9; Silver - 9; Bronze - 14 ::


Wood Badges & Service: three more Leaders have been awarded their Wood Badges (completion of Adult Training); and five have received long service awards for periods of up to 15 years   ::   June 2019


Census 2019: our overall numbers are very slightly up (by 4!), but with a few more Leaders and slightly fewer young people  ::  February 2019


National Awards: three Leaders have been awarded the Scout Association’s Award for Merit (Outstanding Service), and two the Chief Scout’s Commendation (Good Service)  ::  December 2018


The High Sheriff’s Shield: an 11 year old Scout from Petteril Vale has received the High Sherrif’s Shield for his work for & in his local community outside Scouting  ::  December 2018


Awards recorded so far since January 2018:  Queen’s Scout – 1 :: Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award – 1 :: Chief Scout’s Awards – Diamond – 1; Platinum – 3; Gold – 14; Silver – 27; Bronze – 25   ::  


County Cooking Competition: Kirkby Stephen Scouts (having won the Eden District heat) won the County Masterchef Competition at Rheged  ::  October 2018


Dragnet:  once again our Hoosider Unit has won Dragnet – the overnight challenge run by Cumbria Scouts for teams from Units & Networks across the country   ::   September 2018


Wood Badges & Service: two more Leaders have been awarded their Wood Badges (completion of Adult Training); and another has received his 20 years service award   ::   September 2018

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