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Greens oppose the militarisation underlying cadet unit expansion

Even though Tony Ransley raised the issue we’ve been slow in picking up on the government’s intention, announced at its early October conference, to fund 150 new cadet units for state schools, with the first 25 due to be launched in the next 12 months. 703 more words

Politics And Current Affairs

Beechwoods Park Trail Work 10/29

Come help build a trail!

For his Eagle Project Life Scout Peter Francis of Harrington Park Boy Scout Troop 616 will be refurbishing the existing trail and building a new extension at Beechwoods Park on Saturday October 29th. 73 more words

Your votes wanted to help raise funds for Benty Lane Scout Hut

Benty Lane Scout leaders have been in touch to ask for your help raising funds to develop their Crosspool headquarters:

We are fundraising for the Scout HQ extension and modernisation.

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Allan Richards - Birmingham 

A disgraced former police officer and Scout leader has been convicted of 40 sex offences against children as young as eight in a catalogue of abuse spanning four decades. 358 more words

Sex Offenders

...And More Pictures Of Southern Utah (Dang Canyon)

The thing about going up, is that you have to then go down. Yesterday I showed you some pictures of our trip up Ding Canyon outside of Goblin Valley State Park in Southern Utah. 349 more words

Personal Development

Some Nice Pictures Of Southern Utah's Ding Canyon

Last weekend we took the scouts to Southern Utah, Goblin Valley state park. Just outside the park are a pair of canyons, Ding and Dang. We went up Ding and tomorrow, I’ll share some pictures of coming down Dang. 176 more words

Personal Development