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24-11-2014 Congratulations to Jamie Wareing on achieving his Queen’s Scout Award.
15-08-2014 60 Beavers and their Leaders from from 8 colonies in the East Wight District Took part in a Sandcastle Competition at Yaverland Beach. It was a fun evening where Beavers and their Leaders could join in together. The winners of the event were 3rd Ventnor Beavers. Read more
10-04-2014 Paul Savill has been appointed as the new County Commissioner.
12-11-2013 Duke of Kent visit 2013. Read more

 

Calling all Leaders, Explorers, Network, Helpers, Parents, Exec members, & Young leaders
 
What?  “Youth Shaped Scouting and Growth” Conference*
0930- 1600 Saturday 7th March 2015.
Where?  Christ the King College, Wellington Road, Newport,
Isle of Wight PO30 5QT
 
09:30  Arrive, register and refreshments
 
09:50  Short welcome from Paul Savill, County Commissioner
 
10:00  UK Youth Commissioner Hannah Kentish
 
10:30  Mixed group discussion on “IOW Youth Commissioner” role
 
11:00  Break
 
11:15  Groups feedback to Hannah
 
11:45  Section discussions on Youth Shaped Scouting; Explorers and Network meet with Hannah
12:30   Lunch (free) and a market place of Youth Offer, outside organisations, Regional development team, Scouting publications, Wight Rovers, Youth Bus...
 
13:45  Team game organised by Smugglers Network
 
14:00  “All about growing Scouting on the Island”, led by RDOs Becky and Don
 
15:45  Closing
 
16:00  Off home and carry on the adventure...
 
Preferred Booking online Click Here
Otherwise Email Paul.cc@isleofwightscouts.org.uk or phone 01983 293481
 
*We say “conference” but mean a fun day, influencing Island Scouting!
Everyone is welcome, even if you can only come for part of the day.