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Traditional Scouting and Skills for Life

20 May 2018

It’s been an exciting week for scouting in the UK, with the launch of our new “Skills for Life” 2018 – 2023 strategy and our …

Our New Brand – It’s Here!

15 May 2018

Today, 15th May, our new “Skills for Life” 2018 – 2023 strategy is launched along with our new branding.
In a special video blog I share …

New Branding to Reflect 21st Century Scouting

13 May 2018

It’s been another busy weekend in Durham Scout County with the Tall Ships crew out power boating yesterday morning thanks to the help of Duncan …

Times, They Are A Changing…

6 May 2018

In my latest video blog from a sunny and beautiful Seaham coastline, I’m looking back at another couple of busy weeks, and starting to look …

Focusing on Top Awards

23 Apr 2018

I’m always amazed about how much energy our members expend at the weekend, yet start the week so fully charged!
It been a busy – an …

Working Together for Better Programmes

19 Apr 2018

As you’ll hear in my latest video blogs, the last weekend was the weekend when the postponed Geoffrey Gordon Cup competition went ahead. It’s been …

Come Down to Moor House

2 Apr 2018

In my latest video blog (recorded last weekend while I was on site) I provide an update on some of the recent changes at Moor …

Anyone for a Gang Show?

17 Mar 2018

With so many meetings to attend and paperwork and emails to keep on top of, I always enjoy the chance to catch up with our …

Making the Most of Flexible Volunteering

4 Mar 2018

Unfortunately for me, this weekend the only scouting I’m able to do is on a laptop computer, and a lot of that has been done …

Why ‘Numbers’ Are Important

25 Feb 2018

This year’s county census numbers have been submitted and have been approved and, as our adult members should have seen from an e-mail sent out …