Tag Archives: Scouts and Guides

Minster ceremony remembers 75 Scouts who died in WWI

Croydon Scouts, in a ceremony attended by the Mayor of Croydon, Bernadette Khan, conducted a solemn memorial service at Croydon Minster on Saturday, exactly 100 years to the day after their predecessors staged a similar commemoration for the 75 Scouts … Continue reading

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Charity Christmas tree sale, Carshalton, Dec 9-10

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Outdoor Explorer Open Day, Pinewood Scout Centre, May 20

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Youngsters offered route back to work in the woods

If you go down to the woods today, you could be in for a big surprise – a new project to help Croydon’s unemployed teenagers and young people to acquire the sort of life skills which will help them into … Continue reading

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Scouts celebrate another year’s achievement at awards night

Around 180 members plus assorted VIPs and invited guests, including the Mayor of Croydon, Manju Shahul-Hameed, attended Croydon Scouting’s annual awards night at Whitgift School last week. The Mayor’s speech highlighted the borough’s diversity and the importance of recognising and … Continue reading

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Coulsdon Brownies new group: recruiting members for 2015

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Croydon’s Scouts find a Bear in their Pinewood activity centre

Bear Grylls, the Chief Scout, flew in to Croydon yesterday on the final leg of a tour of Scouting organisations around the country. The television adventurer arrived by helicopter at Pinewood Scout Centre in Shirley where he met cubs taking … Continue reading

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