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Blogs | 27th November 2019

Scouts and Girlguiding working together

Have a think about some of the benefits of teamwork. It’s likely that it all boils down to the same thing: ‘If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.’ This fundamental merit applies to all group activities, from sports and media to the government and the business world.

Blogs | 19th November 2019

We’re launching a search for the Chief Scout’s unsung heroes

As one of thousands of Scouts volunteers across the UK, I’m inspired every week by the actions and the potential of our young people. We want to recognise 20 of those incredible shining lights who show our values week in, week out.

Blogs | 19th November 2019

Making change happen at the Scouts x Plusnet digital camp

Last weekend, that spirit of innovation was alive and well with Preparing for the Future, a Digital Camp at Gilwell Park.

Blogs | 19th November 2019

Insider insight into the early years pilots – a District Commissioner shares his thoughts

Our pilots to test Scouts for 4 and 5 year olds is now well under way.

Blogs | 18th November 2019

How to beat the winter blues

Low mood is common in autumn and winter, but it’s possible to fight the winter blues. Here are seven top tips to beat low feelings.

Blogs | 18th November 2019

The mystery of Hergé, Tintin and the Scouts

In 2007, an extraordinary discovery was made in a disused Scout hut in the grounds of a school in Brussels.