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Lights, camera, action!

Move over Spielberg . . . 1st Hurst Scout Group have produced a great video to support their search for new volunteers. Group Scout Leader, James Madden, came up with the idea when their Cub Pack became low on volunteer numbers. A video clip, recorded and edited by James, will be used on local social …

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13th Slough Sikh Scouts take centre stage for MP visit

Scouts, Guides, and representatives from the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award scheme joined forces on Wednesday to welcome Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport (DCMS), Nadine Dorries. On the day when the UK government launched its Youth Guarantee initiative, pledging investment in youth services around the UK, 13th Slough Sikh Scouts hosted a …

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Berkshire Explorer set to make Team GB bow in European Archery Championship

If you’ve seen the ‘Scouts Made Me’ video featuring some of our ambassadors, including Bear Grylls, Steve Backshall, Helen Glover and Ellie Simmonds, you’ll know the long-lasting impression that Scouts has had on some of our country’s most celebrated names. Real-life examples of the positive impact that our weekly Scout meetings have on young people …

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Selection weekend offers hopefuls a glimpse into Jamboree journey

For 120 Scouts and Explorers, the opportunity to represent Berkshire at the 25th World Scout Jamboree in Korea inched closer to reality last weekend with the all-important selection weekend. With only 72 spots available for the 2023 trip, the process of whittling down the applicants to the eventual members of Berkshire Scouts Units 68 and …

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