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Who’s for a Hooley in October?

45 lucky Beavers and Cubs, and 45 Scouts and Explorers from Bedford have the chance to go to Bedfordshire Hooley on 12 and 13 October at Luton Hoo for a fun-packed day of activities – and a chance to meet

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Posted in Activities, Beaver Scouts, Bedford Scout Groups, Bedfordshire Scouts, Cub Scouts, Explorers, Scouts

Opportunity for advice on Scout kit on 20 June 2013

If you need advice on what you need for kit at Scout camps and hikes, there will be an opportunity for advice on 20 June 2013 in the Trespass Shop, 15 Harpur Street, Bedford from 6.30pm. This is for all

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Posted in Activities, Bedford Scout Groups, Camping, Cub Scouts, Events, Explorers, Hiking

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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Posted in Activities, Explorers, News, Scout Network

What can change a life? You.

‘Scouting provides a second family to lots of young people. It’s a safe place where they can aspire and grow.’ –Bear Grylls, Chief Scout  ‘We’re on the look out for some new leaders to help with our Scout Troop,’ says Gemma

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Posted in Adult training, Putnoe and Holy Cross Goldington, Volunteering
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The Scouting Memorial Project

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