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Top Award for our District Treasurer

Congratulations to Pam Burch (District Treasurer), who was presented with the Chief Scout’s Medal of Merit at this year’s District Cub Camp by Rob Pitts. Together with a special word of thanks for all she does behind the scenes to support the District Leaders in their endeavors to support the various sections. Thank you Pam


District Cub Centaur Hike 2018 Results

Congratualtions to Great Lyde Apache Cubs, Winners of the District Cub Centaur Hike 2018.

In 2nd Place were 1st Street Talbot Pack


And is 3rd Place were 3rd Sparkford.

A big thank you all the Cubs, Leaders and Helpers who helped make it a great day.


SCOUT SHOP - Vacancies
We have the following Vacancies Options at Our District Shop in Yeovil:
The vacancy offers three possible options:

OPTION 1: Scout Shop Manager – somebody to take on the full range of tasks involved in managing the Scout Shop, including maintaining stock, processing orders, promotion, banking and manning the shop. Full Details HERE

OPTION 2: Scout Shop Sales Assistant – somebody to be responsible on a regular basis for opening/closing the shop and acting as sales person during its open times.

OPTION 3: Scout Shop Relief Sales Assistant – somebody willing to undertake the tasks of Option 2 either on a rota basis or as occasional cover.

For both Options 2 and 3 responsibility for the administrative tasks such as stock, fulfilment of orders etc. would remain with the Shop Manager.

Contact: Pam Burch District Treasurer.      scoutshop@eastsomersetscouts.org.uk


Roverway 2018 & WSJ 2019 Participant Information

Click HERE for Roverway 2018 Info

Click HERE for WSJ 2019 Info

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2018 Newsletters

Newsletter – April 2018

2017 Newsletters

Newsletter – September 17-1

2016 Newsletters

Newsletter 11 – Sept 2016

Newsletter 10 – May 2016

2015 Newsletters

Newsletter 9 – Dec 2015

Newsletter 8 – May 2015

Newsletter 7 – Feb 2015

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