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Greg Kilpin to lead Bedford District Scouts in providing Scouting for All

Greg Kilpin has been appointed as the new District Commissioner for Bedford District Scouts with immediate effect. Announcing the news on Friday, Bob Calver, County Commissioner for Bedfordshire Scouts, said: I am pleased to announce that Greg Kilpin has accepted my

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“I love flying kites!” Bedfordshire Scouts gather with The National Trust to take to the sky

The National Trust has organized a kite competition for all:-Beavers/Cubs/Scouts/ Explorers and Network members on Saturday 28th June 2014 at Dunstable Downs, with prizes for the best designed and the best flying kites for each section. There is no charge and

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Can you build a den?

Building dens is a real treat when you are nine, and even more fun when you are an adult! We need you to come along to Cubs and support our young people. Not just build dens, but help do map

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UK Government gives funding to Scouts for most deprived areas

The Chancellor today announced a share of £10 million funding will be awarded to The Scout Association to increase the opportunities available to young people, particularly in disadvantaged areas. A spokesperson for The Scout Association said, “We are delighted that

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The Scouting Memorial Project is fundraising to build and maintain a Scouting memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum. Help us remember the service given by all members, especially those who have suffered through conflict. Find out more about the initiative and ways of giving by visiting