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Why We Love Volunteering...

Posted January 23, 2017
Adult volunteers are an integral part of The Scout Association, without them its younger members would not have access to the opportunities to enjoy new adventures; to experience the outdoors; interac...

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SCOUTING FOR BOYS (AND GIRLS) ON BROWNSEA ISLAND

Posted January 23, 2017
On the 24th January 1908, 109 years ago, Lord Baden Powell released his world famous book ‘Scouting For Boys’ – an all time best seller, second only to the Bible.Baden Powell wrote a draft version, th...

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who are travel places?

Posted September 08, 2016
WHO ARE TRAVEL PLACES? Travel Places are a family owned travel company based in Worthing on the South Coast. Just by coincidence we are only 10 minutes away from Scout Shops and Unity Insurance res...

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10 historical scouting places in the uk

Posted September 08, 2016
1. STANHOPE TERRACE - LONDONRobert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell was born at 6 Stanhope Street (now 11 Stanhope Terrace), Paddington, London on February 22, 1857. He was the sixth son and the eighth o...

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MONGOLIA | LAND OF THE BLUE SKIES

Posted September 08, 2016
Travel Places, along with the Asia Pacific representative from TSA were invited to attend the HOC meeting to collect information and ask questions on behalf of the UK Scout groups planning on atte...

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WHAT HAPPENS AT A HOC MEETING?

Posted September 08, 2016
This summer we accompanied some of the members of the CMT (Contingent Management Team) of the UK Contingent to Iceland for the HOC (Head of Contingent) meeting in preparation of the 15th World Sco...

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Learning Outside the Classroom

Posted June 02, 2016
LEARNING OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM! Learning doesn’t have to stop when the school bell rings for the end of the day – there are plenty of opportunities to learn valuable knowledge throughout our lives....

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Ever Considered a Train Over a Plane?

Posted June 02, 2016
Ever Considered a Train Over a Plane? Follow in the footsteps of Michael Portillo, not by wearing brightly coloured clashing clothes but by exploring the world on a train! If you are short of time ...

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