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Steve Backshall helps Croydon Cubs celebrate 100 years

Television adventurer Steve Backshall flew in to Croydon at the weekend to help local Cub Scout packs celebrate the centenary of their organisation. Backshall’s visit to Croydon was centred on a weekend-long camping adventure in celebration of the Cubs’ 100-year … Continue reading

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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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