Newcastle District is devastated to hear that Paul Wilkinson, Leader from 87th Holy Trinity Scout Group, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly this morning (Wednesday 26th May 2021).

Paul was a dedicated and talented Leader, who brought his own unique style, friendship and enthusiasm to Scouting in our District and more broadly across the County to support others.

Everyone in the District sends our sincere condolences to his father Tony, brother Andrew and to his family and friends.

Funeral details will be announced when we know them.