Welcome to

Blandford scout group

The whole 'Group incorporates:

2x Beaver Colonies (Deer Park & Riversdale)

2x Cub Packs (Shottsford & Portman)

1 Scout Troop (Stour Valley)

& Executive Committee (who help maintain the hut, equipment, safety)


The Group is led by a Scout Group Leader (GSL) in Blandford - Sam Elliott


ALL ADULT MEMBERS ARE VOLUNTEERS

Our Sections of Scouting

Beavers

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AGED 6 - 8 YEARS

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Cubs

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AGED 8 - 10 ½ YEARS

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Scouts

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AGED 10½ and 14 YEARS

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NEWS

Doughnut AGM 2019!

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Thank you to all the families that came to support his years AGM! Due to the rain we had to change plans of outdoor relay games to a beetledrive indoors. It's great to start a new year with all key committee roles filled and we had another parent offer to join the committee

Cape to Cape the Grand Tour

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A spectacle of more than 40 classic cars competed in a grand odyssey of a rally which began at Cape Trafalgar in Spain. Lots of Scouts turned up to show support in welcoming the cars as they passed through Blandford.

https://www.thetrafalgarway.org/blog/the-victory-grand-tour-cape-to-cape-2019

Georgian Fayre 2019

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This year we were in The Crown garden which was great. Lots of visitors to the stall. We had the biggest tombola we have ever seen!

Thank you to all adults and Scouts that helped out throughout the day!

St George's Celebrations 2019

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Due to no District plans to celebrate St George's day we put on a great event at the hut. 5 different activity bases and hot dog snack! 86 Scouts attended the event along with some Beavers from Winterborne Whitechurch.

Town Council Easter Egg Hunt

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Blandford Town Council invited us to serve refreshments for their Easter Egg Hunt event during the Easter holidays.

Big thank you to the Beavers that helped at this event, it was a lovely couple of hours in the Woodhouse Gardens!

Mayor's Scout

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The outgoing Mayor, Cllr Roger Carter thanked Owen Brightman for Mayors Scout 2018-2019.

Cllr Lynn Lindsay the new mayor for 2019-2020 presented Abigail Wheeler with her sash as she was chosen to be Mayors Scout

GROUP EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

The Group Executive Committee members are the charity trustees


Group Scout Leader - Sam Elliott sajelliott@yahoo.co.uk

Chairperson - Sybille Maddock

Treasurer - Amy Dennis treasurer.blandfordscouts@gmail.com

Secretary - Jonathan Bowell

HQ Bookings Secretary - Francesca Bethell  blandfordscoutgroup@gmail.com

Group President - Peter Warrington 

Committee Members: 

Chris Minchella

Becky Rodwell

view Minutes of meetings

2019 - 2020 Committee Meeting Dates

(usually the last Tuesday every other month)


24th September 2019

26th November 2019

28th January 2020

31st March 2020

26th May 2020


AGM - 5th June 2020 (to be confirmed)

Annual general meeting

AGM 2017-2018 (pdf)

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AGM 2018-2019 (pdf)

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Minutes of AGM (pdf)

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JOIN THE TEAM

Find out which role would best suit you if you were to volunteer in any of our Scout sections

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