2024-05-14 Burying a Time Capsule

Our District Chair and Secretary, Paul & Dot Bailey, took part in a ceremony today, burying a time capsule containing memorabilia from Newcastle Borough’s year-long 850th anniversary celebrations at Brampton Park, the home of Brampton Museum. Amongst the items buried,…

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2024 St. George’s Day Parade

On Sunday 21st April 2024, we held our annual St. George’s Day Parade in Newcastle town centre. All the Squirrels, Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers and adult Leaders and helpers met in Queen’s Gardens before the parade. We set off, led…

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Whitmore Group Support Madeley Half Marathon

On Sunday 7th April 2024, Whitmore Group were asked to support Madeley Half Marathon. As well as cheering the runners on, the Scouts, alongside Madeley’s Leaders, were able to present medals and hand out water as the runners crossed the…

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That’s it for Castle Capers 2024

We hope everyone enjoyed the show and will join us in saying a massive WELL DONE to all the cast and crew who have worked so hard to put on this special Capers Golden Jubilee. We also want to say…

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96th Whitmore Complete Their Year of Fundraising

96th Whitmore’s grand total for fundraising as part of their Group Community Impact L4 badge in 2023 was announced on Wednesday 20th March 2024 as £2083.50 and Wish have been able to use this towards funding 150 children going to…

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2024 Castle Capers Radio Stoke Interview

Our 2024 show producers, Dot and Paul, were interviewed about this year’s show on BBC Radio Stoke. You can listen to it below. Tickets are still available from – https://mitchellartscentre.co.uk/castle-capers-gang-show-2024

Castle Capers Gang Show Tickets Now Available

Tickets for our Gang Show, Castle Capers 2024 are now available! Tickets are priced at £12 each which includes a booking fee for the Mitch. There is also a £1.50 transaction fee per transaction if you’re booking online. To avoid…

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Merry Christmas!

Newcastle District Scouts would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We hope to see you all in 2024 for lots more adventurous activities!

Can You Lead & Inspire? District Lead Volunteer Vacancy

We now need a brilliant volunteer manager to take Scouting forward in Newcastle District. As Lead Volunteer (formally District Commissioner) you will offer support to Scout Groups, while helping open new ones. You will manage adults, setting objectives and holding…

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