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Attention Beaver Scouts ! This year we are inviting Beaver Scouts from within the County to join the cast of the Newcastle Gang show, for one item in the Matinee performance on Saturday 7th April 2018, which will serve a taster for future shows. There will be a meeting for parents and children at 1:00pm on Sunday 25th February at Heaton Methodist Church, Simonside Terrace, Newcastle, where more information will be made ...

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#YouShape month is back for February!

The countdown to #YouShape 2018 has begun! Following the success of #YouShape 2017, this year we're celebrating all things #YouShape again for a whole month in February. Youth Shaped Scouting takes place all year round, but we're focusing on February to support young people and volunteers to embed this traditional part of Scouting into what we do, and celebrating the amazing examples of Youth Shaped Scouting already taking place around the ...

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Have any second hand uniform for Beavers, Cubs, Scouts or Explorers? Would you be willing to donate them to Newcastle District for use in some of the more disadvantaged areas - they would be gratefully received. Please contact Tony Stephenson.

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Newcastle Gang Show Launching 2018 Show An Invitation to all Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Network, and Leaders come and be a part of the Gang Show Experience. Parents and helpers are also invited to hear about what is involved or assist in any way so do please come along too. Many of you may not know what a Gang Show is but it is part of the Scouting programme and thousands like YOU have been ...

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Leaders, I would be very grateful if you could spare some time to help with the County Climbing competition – sorry about the short notice. The County team is looking for volunteers to help with belaying, scoring and marshalling for the County Climbing Competition 2nd -3rd December 2017 and will be running a preliminary training/orientation  session for this on Wednesday 15th November 2017 6.30 pm at Newcastle Climbing Centre to which all ...

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There's just a few days left to apply for this fantastic new role as a District Youth Commissioner in the City of Newcastle. Working with the District Team you'll be supported to implement Youth Shaped Scouting in all that we do, running events, visiting sections and attending meetings putting young people at the heart of everything we do. It can be a single or team role! Find out more, download the ...

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Newcastle District are looking for people with drive, creativity and enthusiasm to join our District Team in the following 5 roles: Young Leaders: Explorer Scout Leader Explorers: District Explorer Scout Commissioner Contact: oli.wall@northumberlandscouts.org.uk Deadline: November 15th 2017 Beavers: Assistant District Commissioner Cubs: Assistant District Commissioner Scouts: Assistant District Commissioner Contact: tony.stephenson@northumberlandscouts.org.uk Deadline: November 15th 2017

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We have two places left for the MIDAS driving course on Saturday 9th December (9am – 4pm) based at The Quarry Centre, £100 per person. Coffee and tea provided, please bring a packed lunch. The morning session will consist of theory, safety, laws and permits in the form of a presentation – and during the afternoon, a practical driving session of around 40 minutes per person in the driving seat. Anyone interested, ...

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