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New Appointments in Durham Scout County

We are pleased to announce the following appointments in the county:

Kevin Wilson has been appointed as the new District Commissioner for Houghton-le-Spring District. Kevin has …

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Record growth for Scouts in Durham

Durham Scouts (covering Durham County and the Unitary Authorities of Darlington, Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland) have recorded another year of growth, including a 5% …

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Queen’s Scout Award Recipients

Congratulations to Matthew Holmes and Sarah Stokes, Durham Scout County’s latest recipients of the Queen’s Scout Award.
The Queen’s Scout Award is the highest honour in …

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St Georges Day Award Honours

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 …

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Jamboree Camps and Communications

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 …

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Annual Report and Accounts Published

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 …

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Northern Pride 2017

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 …

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St Georges Day Award Recipients

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 …

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New County Team Appointments

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 …

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New County Youth Team

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: …

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