Category: News

Nov 22 2017

Great News from the Co-Op

Thank you to everyone who used their Co-Op membership to raise money for the District. The Co-Op have raised a whopping £2951.39  for us! Thank you to them for their support. On Saturday 25th November 79th Clayton wall be at the Co-op at Westbury Park to say thank you to Co-op customers for their contributions of 1% …

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Nov 11 2017

Newcastle District Scouts Remember

In Flanders Fields In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved, and now …

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Oct 25 2017

Support Centurion Explorers 2018 Canadian Trip

  Next year, Centurion Explorers are planning a trip to take 27 Explorers to Vancouver, in the hope of exploring the Canadian Scouting Life. They hope to give the young people the chance to explore a different culture, using the line “once in a lifetime” when talking about this trip! To do this they need to …

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Oct 23 2017

Support Newcastle District with the Co-Op

Don’t forget you can still support us when you shop at the Co-Op. Please watch this video to see how you can support the District with no cost to yourself!

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Sep 22 2017

87th Holy Trinity are the Last visitors to the Mayor’s Parlour

The District had been asked if they’d like to go to the last ever visit to the Mayors Parlour. It had been scheduled for a Thursday evening and the only Scout Group who meet on Thursday nights was 87th Holy Trinity. They arrived at the Civic Offices at 19.00 and where met by one of …

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Aug 19 2017

District Display in Newcastle

If you are in Newcastle town centre, you can see a display about the District in one of the shops on the Ironmarket (towards the Roebuck Centre end). The display will be there until the end of September, so go and take a look. Newcastle District Scouts would like to thank Staffordshire County Council for …

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Aug 08 2017

District Circus Camp

The weekend of the 7th– 9th July finally saw the arrival of the Newcastle District Camp at Kibblestone. It was over ten years since the last event of this nature and some 550 Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Leaders and members of the Adult Support Unit attended the Circus themed camp over the course of the …

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Jul 20 2017

New Website for 87th Holy Trinity

It’s time to update your web bookmarks as 87th Holy Trinity Group have a new website for you all. It has all the information you will need to know about them and you can visit it by clicking on this link. They also have a new Facebook page which you can visit by clicking on …

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Jul 15 2017

Chief Scout’s Gold Awards at 79th Clayton

Many congratulations to the two Scouts who were awarded their Chief Scout’s Gold Awards at the 79th’s AGM on Thursday. More photos are in the Gallery.

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Jun 27 2017

From the District Secretary

At last week’s Annual General Meeting, our District Secretary, Linda Baddeley, retired from the role. Linda has written the below to thank everyone. As many of you will know, at the District AGM I stepped down from my role as District Secretary, after 12 years in the post. I will however be staying on in …

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