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Scouts taking part in Bedford Remembrance Day Service

Poppies at the factory. Picture courtesy of The Royal British Legion.

Bedford District Scouts have been invited to take part in The Royal British Legion’s Remembrance Day Parade, Service and Two Minutes’ Silence on Sunday 10 November 2013 at The Embankment. Many of our Scout Groups take part in their Remembrance

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You determine your Path

The Path The Path is not always clear, It’s not always easy. There will be obstacles, You will walk in the shadows as well as the light. Achievement isn’t gifted to you, It’s not something in your DNA. You earn

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Bedford Borough Council gives young drivers the momentum to train with the IAM

The UK’s leading road safety charity, the IAM (Institute of Advanced Motorists), is working with Bedford Borough Council to encourage young people to improve their driving. Scout District Commissioner, Graeme Watt says “This sounds like a really good thing. Please

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Time to fly a kite…

The National Trust and Scouting have come together to organise a Kite Flying competition for all the youth sections of Scouting at Dunstable Downs in June 2013. From 10.30 am to 3 pm on 22 June 2013, Beavers, Cubs, Scouts,

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Posted in Activities, Bedford Scout Groups, Explorers, Kite-flying, News, Scout Network
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The Scouting Memorial Project

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