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News | 7th January 2020

Celebrate St George’s Day

Guidance to inspire you to try something a little different this year, ensuring your event is engaging for young people and welcoming to all

News | 7th January 2020

Moving on

Here’s some useful information to help you transition your young people into the next section.

Blogs | 6th January 2020

The power of reconnecting

The new year is a time for resolutions – and a new decade is an opportunity to set our sights even higher.

Blogs | 3rd January 2020

Finding our path through the woods – reflecting on resilience

Explorer Scout Leader Tony Malone reflects on the meaning of resilience, and why, when we face setbacks, it’s okay not to feel okay

Blogs | 3rd January 2020

The story of Tintin, Scouts and the lost murals

In 2007, an extraordinary discovery was made in a disused Scout hut in the grounds of a school in Brussels. On the chipped and peeling walls were a series of murals: muddy-brown figures of Scouts, life-like and skilfully drawn. But this was no graffiti – it was some of the earliest ever known work by Hergé, creator of Tintin.

News | 3rd January 2020

Recruiting new volunteers with social media

Try something different and reach out to potential new volunteers using your social channels.