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St Georges Day Award Honours

10 Mar 2018

Congratulations go to Anne Gordon and Adam Wilson, on the award of the Silver Acorn in the recently published 2018 St Georges Day honours. 
The Silver …

Jamboree Camps and Communications

21 Jan 2018

I’ve had another busy weekend again – a District Development session in Derwentside and  other meetings on Saturday, and visiting two Jamboree Unit camps and …

Annual Report and Accounts Published

12 Sep 2017
Durham Scouty Scout Council Annual Report and Accounts 2016-17 (Approved)

We are pleased to announce the publication of our Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31st March 2017. This is ahead of the …

Northern Pride 2017

23 Jul 2017
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This year, over the weekend of 22nd and 23rd July, Durham Scout County joined colleagues from Northumberland Scout County at Northern Pride in Newcastle.
Northumberland Scout …

St Georges Day Award Recipients

11 Mar 2017

I am delighted to acknowledge the work of this year’s recipients of St George’s Day Awards in the Scout County.
Bar to the Silver Acorn
The Bar …

New County Team Appointments

28 Feb 2017

To further improve the support available to our volunteer we are pleased to announce the following new appointments to the County Team*

Deputy County Commissioner (Growth and …

New County Youth Team

6 Feb 2017

We are delighted to announce the appointment of a new County Youth Team for Durham Scout County, with the appointment of following members:

County Youth Commissioner: …

New County Commissioner

19 Jun 2016

Dear Colleagues,
We are delighted to announce the appointment of David Stokes as the new County Commissioner for Durham Scout County. David  brings a wealth of …

A message from the County Commissioner

22 May 2016

It is with deepest sadness that I have to say that Ian Cooper passed away this morning, after his immensely courageous battle with his illness.