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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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Scouts launch Squirrels

Scouts launch Squirrels – a brand new programme for 4-5 year olds is on the way This is the first new addition to Scouts in 35 years, Squirrels supports early years children to learn essential skills for life!! Scouts in Tynemouth are today launching a new programme is on the way, tailor-made for 4 and […]

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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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District Update – May 2021

As the District gradually starts to get back to some form of normal scouting, we have started looking at the way forward and how we can support groups, units and the wider District right now and in the future. District Appointments Updates and Vacancies We have decided to create two new Deputy District Commissioner Roles […]

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Christmas Service 2020

As we can’t do the Christmas Carol Service we had planned for Christmas this year, we would like to put together a Virtual Christmas Service similar to what we did earlier in the year for St Georges Day. There are a number of things we need you to get involved with, whether you’re a Hedgehog, […]

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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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