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Scouts for Oral Health

Blog highlights: The Scouting movement and the National Children’s Oral Health foundation have joined forces to promote oral health Scouts who opt to learn more about oral health can earn colorful badges if they are willing to share what they learned to other scouts and to people in their communities This program is designed to help children fight gum disease Continue Reading

Beavers FAB camp

I was really glad to be asked to write about a recent Beaver Scout camp for our District website, however having shared the link I then realised that unfortunately it had not survived the passage from my computer to the website very well. 628 more words


Curtiss SC-1 Seahawk: Double Sadness.

This cute single-seat scout seaplane was in fact one of the best -if no the best- American foatplane built durin’ WW2.In any event The Seahawk entered service at the end of 1944, too late show its true potential.Peace time and the arrival of the new versatile helicopters closed the glorious era of embarqued seaplanes. 7 more words


Crafty Little Beavers

You’ve probably been eagerly awaiting the results of our Christmas craft items that we donated to a local scout group, so here they are!

We wanted to give the gift of giving this Christmas and see the creative efforts that a group of 4-6-year-old beavers could create with our craft ribbon and wooden decorations. 263 more words


Event: Group carol service - Sunday 11 December

We hope that you will be able to join members of Billingshurst Scouts & Guides for its group carol service. We’re pleased to say that the service will be led by David Beal, the new vicar of St Mary’s. 124 more words


What to look for.

While tracking, it’s peculiar to know exactly what to look for, depending on the scenario you are in. Desert areas actually present very different characteristics from forested areas. 124 more words

Talking On Tracking

"Loneliness tore me apart, but volunteering has given me a purpose"

On this year’s International Volunteer Day, Lisa, a volunteer with an adventurous spirit, talks about how volunteering has helped her to gain confidence and independence. 968 more words

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