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#Skills For Life

District Youth Committee Application Forms

These forms will be downloadable in the coming weeks. Keep on an eye on the Youth Shaped for further details!


August 30, 2018 0

Peelers Hike Postponed to 15th April

The Peelers Hike has been postponed due to the weather conditions in the area and for the safety of everyone involved. The new date is Sunday 15th April. Details here.


March 2, 2018 0

First Response Training

First Response Initial and Refresher Dates 2018 Book early don’t miss out!


July 6, 2017 0

Young Leader Training

An opportunity for the Young Leaders in your groups to attend training. Download the poster here: Young Leader Training Sessions 2017


February 25, 2017 0

First District Camp

On the weekend of 14th – 16th October nearly 200 members of scouting from across Bury and Ramsbottom came together for Space Camp. Activities were all space themed with all sections from Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Explorers all together.


October 20, 2016 0

Scouts join in at local music festival

On Friday night over 100 Beavers, Cubs and Scouts were down at the festival having lots of fun. Some of the leaders then provided opportunities to members of the public lighting fires, cooking marshmallows and building sculptures. The leaders also took the opportunity to visit some of the stages and were “snapped” at the Chameleon…
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September 20, 2016 0

The Great Escape…

Did you ‘Escape Ramsbottom’ ? The annual district scout event ‘Escape Ramsbottom’ took place last weekend. The event is hosted and organised by our district explorers and is always a highlight in the scouting calendar. The event involves teams of scouts planning and navigating a route between two places, all the while being pursued by…
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June 29, 2016 0

Scouts In High Spirits At The Carnival

“It rained on our parade but it didn’t dampen our spirits!” Sam explorer scout and young leader. Members of the district were out in force at the Bury Lion’s Carnival in Bury town centre. The beavers, cubs and scouts who attended were in high spirits despite the rain; doing themselves, the district and scouting proud. Members…
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June 13, 2016 0