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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ August 2018 Edition 3

10th August 2018

That’s what you call entertainment To entertain the bigger number of participants Chamboree 2018 had a larger arena, a bigger stage, a specially designed set and a team of enthusiastic performers supported by even more enthusiastic back stage ...

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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ August 2018

9th August 2018

Chamboree 2018 making memories In this second edition of Cheshire Scouting+ focused on Chamboree 2018 we are focusing on some of the very special memories created at Chamboree. Tim gets his QSA Tim Walker, Scout Leader 7th Warrington was...

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Cheshire Scouts+ August 2018

8th August 2018

The £1m Chamboree Welcome to a short series of special editions focused on Chamboree 2018 to share with you information about the event. On Wednesday evening of Chamboree we hosted a VIP reception for just over 100 guests including the Lo...

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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ Chamboree Special

20th July 2018

Chamboree hits the 6,000 mark (almost) There are now very nearly 6,000 people registered on the Chamboree booking system that includes in excess of 300 staff members. The site services team moves on site this weekend with a “BIG BUILD” da...

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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ July 2018

10th July 2018

The official Bear Grylls in Cheshire Day The Chief Scout, Bear Grylls, will be spending most of Sunday 29 July in Cheshire at two very large events. Firstly he will be dropping into Chamboree to meet participants, take part in some activities ...

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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ June 2018

1st June 2018

[caption id="attachment_73" align="alignnone" width="799"]Happy #VolunteersWeek! A massive thank you to each and every one of you, helping young people learn #SkillsForLife every day.[/caption] You are invited to attend: Cheshire County Scout...

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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ May 2018 Edition 2

8th May 2018

Science Evening for Leaders The Institute of Physics have kindly agreed to run a Science evening for our Science & Technology IST for Chamboree 2018 and we have been able to open this to all Cheshire leaders! This is a great opportunity for lead...

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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ May 2018

1st May 2018

May 2018 Edition The General Data Protection Regulation comes into force on 25 May – it will continue to apply even after the UK has withdrawn from the EU. Compass and Online Scout Manager are compliant with the GDPR but every Group needs...

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WOW – Another year of significant growth in Cheshire

25th April 2018

WOW – Another year of significant growth in Cheshire 5% Growth - County Total Membership 4% Growth - Youth Membership 10% Growth - female membership, with 20% of youth membership female 5% Growth - GSL’s Scouting across the UK has re...

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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ 52nd Cheshire Hike 2018 Special

18th April 2018

52nd Cheshire Hike 2018 Special Wow what a weekend! Every single one of our hikers are winners and should wear this year’s Cheshire Hike white scarf with pride. This year 470 young people completed the Cheshire Hike. The 3 starts were at ...

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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ April 2018

5th April 2018

St Georges Day Awards Dinner Sunday 25th March saw the annual County Dinner to present St Georges Day Awards to Cheshire recipients. It was held at Forest Hills Hotel in Frodsham. Our special guests were Lord & Lady Bromley Davenport and we were...

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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ St. George’s Day Awards 2018

30th March 2018

St. George's Day Awards We are delighted to announce the names of those receiving awards in the St. George's Day Awards List featured in this months edition of Scouting Magazine. They have already received the County Commissioner's personal congratu...

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Cheshire Scouts+ #YouShape Month Special

31st January 2018

February is #YouShape month #YouShape Month has come around once again and we want to see all the great things your young people are doing in your groups! The essence of scouting is in young people thriving with the support of adults, whether i...

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Bear Grylls confirmed for Chamboree

8th January 2018

Bear Grylls confirmed for Chamboree 2018 [caption id="attachment_73" align="alignnone" width="799"]Chamboree 2018 is delighted to announce that Bear Grylls will visit Chamboree over the first weekend. He will be flying in with his helicopter and s...

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Happy New Year – Cheshire Scouts Plus+

1st January 2018

Enter a team in Cheshire Hike Bookings are open for our 52nd Cheshire Hike 2018. If your Troop or Unit has never entered before, why not enter a team this year. Recruit one more adult each to help Scouting in Cheshire...

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Cheshire Scouts Plus+ Christmas Special

22nd December 2017

A Christmas message from the County Commissioner As the Scouting year in Cheshire draws to a close I wanted to take the opportunity to thank you for your continued support and commitment to delivering Scouting in Cheshire. 2017 has been another...

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Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls