Listen to our District Secretary Dot on Radio Stoke talking about receiving the British Empire Medal.
News about the District
Oct 13 2020
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May 06 2020
We have set up a Just Giving page to enable groups or individuals to support Scouting across the area through donations. All money donated will go directly to the District to support Scouting across the area once the Corona virus emergency has ended. Please click on the link to donate or start fundraising. https://www.justgiving.com/newcastledistrictscouts Thank …
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Apr 28 2020
At this time of year, we normally hold our St. George’s Day Parade and Promise renewal in Newcastle Town Centre. It wasn’t possible to do it this year due to the Corona virus situation, so instead a virtual St. George’s Day was done instead. We’ve produced this video with the Promise renewals and some special …
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Apr 10 2020
We are saddened to hear of the death of Dianne Harvey. Dianne was a Leader in Stone for many years and a great supporter of Stone Gang Show. We would like to pass on our condolences to her family and her friends in Stone District and Gang Show.
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Mar 02 2020
Castle Capers is back, and this year Newcastle’s very own Scout Gang Show is celebrating a very special anniversary. It’s forty years since the variety performance, which brings together young people and leaders from across the district, was awarded “red necker status”. Newcastle District Commissioner Vera Bloor says “not every Scout show, can call itself …
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Feb 10 2020
A great day was had on Saturday. with Newcastle District Scout leaders doing first aid training as part of the training for their roles. There was lots of learning, even for those who had done first aid before. CPR (resuscitation ), use of a defibrillator and treatment of a variety of injuries and illnesses. …
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Feb 06 2020
Newcastle District Scouts are very pleased to announce that all 15 non-school groups are set to receive £50 each to be used for the purchase of – “Craft materials & stationary provision for Scout groups across the District will enable artistic and craft activities to take place” This funding is as a result of our …
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Jan 07 2020
We hope everyone had a great Christmas and new year. Newcastle District has plenty of exciting activities planned for this year, so please make sure you keep an eye on this site, our Facebook page and Twitter account to keep up to date.
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Dec 23 2019
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Dec 20 2019
Newcastle District Scouts would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We hope to see you all in 2020 for lots more adventurous activities!
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