Volunteering at Scouts is changing to help us reach more young people - Discover what this means


Gone Home: Sandra Jones

We’re very sad to announce that Sandra Jones, our friend and former Appointments Secretary to the District, passed away peacefully this morning. Sandra was the friendly face many of us met when we went along to get our DBS checked or for our Appointments panel chat. For lots, Sandra was one of the first faces…

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Cubs Takeover Odeon

140 Cubs from across Wrexham took over the Odeon cinema with a sleepover and lots of films! During the event Lead Volunteer David Morris presented Team member Sue Mort with a certificate to say thanks for over 30 years of service to Scouts.

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A Scout is to be Trusteed!

The District Annual General Meeting is fast approaching (date to be advised) at which we appoint our District Trustee Board. The Trustee Board is a team of volunteers who work together, as charity Trustees, to make sure Scouts is run safely and legally. They don’t need to be currently involved in Scouts, so long as…

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Communications Review

We’ve completed a regular review of how we communicate – something it’s important to do now and again as needs and options are constantly changing. It’s important to recognise that not everyone will be happy using the same communications methods, but we need to balance this with keeping things simple. The full details can be…

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Updates to Nights Away rules

Please note some changes to the Nights Away rules. 1. All Nights Away activities must be APPROVED by the appropriate Commissioner2. Risk assessments must be in place, recorded and shared for ALL activities, including Nights Away3. Contingency plans must be in place and shared You MUST NOT take young people on a Nights Away activity…

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