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Chief Scout Bear Grylls to recognise Local Scout

23 Apr 2014

Local Explorer Scout Leader Christopher Pike is being honoured by international adventurer Chief Scout Bear Grylls at Windsor Castle for gaining his Queen’s Scout Award.
 
Bear will greet over 500 new Queen’s Scouts from across the UK on Sunday 27th April 2014. He will be joined by HRH Duke of Kent, President of The Scout Association.
 
The Queen’s Scout Award is the …

World Scout Jamboree Badge Challenge!

15 Mar 2014

I have luckily been selected to go to Japan in 2015 for the World Scout Jamboree, as part of the UK contingent. Because of this i need to fund raise and i have created Dorking’s very own challenge badge! (details can be found by clicking here)
 
The World Scout Jamboree (WSJ) is the largest, regular event organised by the Scout Movement. …

23rd World Scout Jamboree

1 Dec 2013

The World Scout Jamboree is a gathering of tens of thousands of Scouts and Guides from almost every country in the world who, for ten days  live together, experience each other’s cultures, take part in exciting activities and have an amazing adventure. The Dorking District have been granted two places as part of the 3,500 strong UK Contingent, these have …

Explorer Scouts Autumn Term 2013

7 Sep 2013

We are kicking off the Explorer Scouts Autumn term at Ranmore Campsite this Tuesday (10th September) evening.
With the nights closing in don’t forget your torches and jumpers. If there’s enough dry wood we will build a fire so bring your own sausages or marshmallows if you want. We’ll be playing some wide games so the new Explorers get to know …

WSJ Selction Weekend

30 Jul 2013

We held our World Scout Jamboree selection weekend on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st July at Ranmore Campsite. The 23rd WSJ is being held in Japan in the summer of 2015 with a theme of A Spirit of Unity. The programme will include a visit to Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and activities based in the Global Development Village and the …

Scout & Explorer Scout Leader Training

6 Oct 2012

The County Training Team are running modules 7, 14 & 15 for Scout & Explorer Scout Leader at Bentley Copse next month.
For full details of these coures and to download an application form, go to Surrey Scout (www.surrey-scouts.org.uk/AdultTraining)
If you are unable to get to a county course, all other modules can be run by request, if there are sufficient numbers
For …

Scout & Explorer Scout Leader Training

8 Sep 2012

The County Training Team are running modules 5, 8, 9, 12, 18 & 19 for Scout & Explorer Scout Leader at Bentley Copse next month.
For full details of these coures and to download an application form, go to Surrey Scout (www.surrey-scouts.org.uk/AdultTraining)
If you are unable to get to a county course, all other modules can be run by request, if there …

10 Years of Explorer Scouts in the District

1 Sep 2012

10 years ago on a sunny Tuesday evening something special happened, at our District Scout centre in Pixham the first meeting of the Districts own Explorer Scouts section formed, and since the start the group is growing from strength to strength. It was Started by Ruth & Gary Wood with 7 Explorer Scouts & today the group has 5 leaders …