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Author Archive | Sean Mulligan

VACANCY: Lead Volunteer

After four years in leading the District, Daren Bailey, stood down as District Commissioner for Tynemouth Scouts in 2021. Peter Thorp, County Commissioner, has been overseeing the District as Acting District Commissioner but we are now in a position to search for the next District Commissioner for Tynemouth Scouts. Tynemouth Scouts will be moving into […]

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NEW County Commissioner

Good morning, I hope everyone is keeping well! As you may have read that Northumberland Scouts have appointed a brand new County Commissioner following the tenure of Michael Wood-Williams.  After a rigorous appointment process it has been announce that Mr Peter Thorp, has been appointed as County Commissioner of Northumberland Scouts. Peter is someone who […]

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Thank You, Darren!

2 very simple words. THANK YOU! On behalf of everyone in Tynemouth Scouts I would like to simply say Thank you! Cheers! Congrats! BRAVO! The leadership you have shown being a lead volunteer in Tynemouth Scouts during unprecedented times has been commendable and something we are all very very greatful for. You will have saw […]

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A Simple Christmas Message: Thank You

We have a very simple message for you this Christmas: Thank you. This isn’t just the end of 2021, but the end of an era; a year where you’ve helped Scouts grow, develop, and reach out to new and different people across Tynemouth, North Shields, Meadow Well, Percy Main, Howdon and Wallsend. A year which […]

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Tynemouth DC Resignation

To All Adult Members of Tynemouth Scouts​​​​​ ​​​​​December 2021 Tynemouth District Commissioner After nearly 4 years as Tynemouth District Commissioner, Darren Bailey has decided to step down from the role with effect from the 31st December 2021. The County would like to place on record its thanks to Darren for his time in the role […]

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35 Years of Beaver Scouts

Activities to help you celebrate As we celebrate 35 years of Beaver Scouts in 2021, I have compiled a list of activity ideas you could use in your colonies to celebrate. You could try these with your Colony (in-person or online) or with your family at home. These activities will fit into many of our […]

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Tynemouth Gang Show

Dear All, It will come as no surprise that the Gang Show Executive has made the inevitable decision to postpone the 2020 Gang Show. We very much hope to stage Tynemouth Gang Show at some future date but, due to current circumstances, we are unable to commit ourselves to exactly when this will be possible. […]

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Compliance Training

Adult volunteers are at the heart of Scouting, and we hope that you will get every bit as much out of it as you put in. Scouting is not only about young people, but also about the development of adults within the Movement. To support adults in Scouting, UK Scouts provides a comprehensive programme of […]

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New Name .. New Neckerchief

We are delighted to share the announcement that the 13th Tynemouth Scouts (Holy Cross) have now changed their group name to coincide with their location. The group will now be called 13th Howdon Scouts. The Group Executive Committee decided to change their group name along with allowing the young people to design a brand new […]

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National Gang Show 2022

Tynemouth Gang Show have been asked to seek an expression of interest for any cast or crew that would like to take part in the National Gang Show 2022, which will be made up of members of all of the UK Gang Shows to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Gang Show. It is hoped […]

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