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2019 Who are We

Who We Are – Uganda 2019

Who We Are – Uganda 2019

2019 Who are We
A group of Explorer Scouts from 1st Purley and Pangbourne will be holding a 36-hour radio marathon over the weekend of 10-12 May 2019 to raise money for life-changing international expeditions and adventures this summer. Supported by Scout Radio, the show will begin late on Friday 10 May and see each of the participating Explorers broadcast non-stop. There will be plenty of guests, conversations, competitions, pre-recorded interviews and music to create a unique show that celebrates Scouting in our community. One of the main beneficiaries of our fundraising activity will be Berkshire Scouts "Project Africa".   Our Explorers will be joining a 100-strong contingent to Uganda, where they will be supporting work in the local community that will directly and positively imp...
World Scout Jamboree

World Scout Jamboree

2019 Who are We
Background The World Scout Jamboree (WSJ) is an international and educational event held every four years and hosted by a national Scout organisation (or hosted by joint organisations) with support from the World Organisation of the Scout Movement (WOSM). Recent WSJs usually attract 30–40,000 Scouts, aged 14–18 years, from almost every country and territory in the world.Participants attend in Units of 36 Scouts (split into four patrols) supported by four leaders. Scouts and leaders from Berkshire have been part of United Kingdom contingents travelling to WSJs for many decades! The WSJ, above all else, is an educational event that brings together young people from across the world to promote peace and mutual understanding and to develop leadership and life skills. Unlike any othe...
1st Purley and Pangbourne

1st Purley and Pangbourne

2019 Who are We
We are the Scout Group providing life changing adventure for young people (male and female) aged 6 to 25 in Pangbourne, Purley on Thames and the surrounding area, affectionately known as P&P We have 2 Beaver Colonies (age 6-7), 2 Cub Packs (age 8-10.5), 3 Scout Troops (age 10.5 to 13) and 1 Explorer Unit (age 14-17), meeting across the week across Purley and Pangbourne. For more information about our Scout Group, please contact [email protected] Or visit the Scouts Home Page http://scouts.org.uk/what-we-do/ Our Scout Group is part of the Pang Valley Scout District which, in turn, is part of Berkshire Scout County. Pang Valley website:   http://www.pangvalleyscouts.org.uk/ Berkshire Scouts website: http://www.berkshirescouts.org.uk/