News – GSL

District Team Out of Office

Several members of the District Team are heading off to Canada this week, so Lucy Carne (DYLL) will be taking care of things whilst we are away. If you need a quick reply to a Scout related matter, between Thursday 18th July and Tuesday 6th August, then you can contact

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Top Awards RSVPs

Thank you to those Groups that have sent in their RSVP numbers for the Top Awards Evening by the deadline. Please can those that haven’t, do so ASAP otherwise we cannot guarantee that there will be enough food for your young people and their families. RSVPs should be sent to

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Training Validation

We know that we have a few Groups within the District that are without Training Advisors (TAs) at the moment. If you have leaders in your group that need training validating, then why not arrange an evening with Wendy our Local Training Manager (LTM) where she can come and validate

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District Leaders Meeting – 29th April

Details of our next District Leaders meeting. We look forward to all Groups being represented to guarantee the voice of your group is heard! Monday 29th April 2019 Cave Castle, The Kings Room, South Cave, HU15 2EU No uniform needed   Agenda (This is an outline, please get in touch before

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District Leaders Meeting – 24th January

All Leaders are welcome at our District Leaders Meeting and it would be great to see all Groups represented. Thursday 24th January 2019 7:30pm South Cave Scout HQ, Rawdale Close, South Cave No uniform needed

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End of Year Accounts

As we all know, it is a requirement that Scout Groups and Explorer Units send copies of their annual accounts to the District. As we are now approaching the end of the year, we require all Groups and Explorer Units to submit their annual accounts to the District by 31st

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POR and pre-launch checks

We want your views on updates to rules and guidance, following a number of reviews. These include: activities, nights away, first aid, visits abroad, leadership of sections and protected marks. This is your chance to let us know if the proposed changes will cause any issues, so please take a

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Guide for ‘Update Charity Details’ for registered charities

The Charity Commission for England & Wales recently changed the way trustees keep their registered charity details up-to-date. The Scouts have been working with the regulator to produce a guide to help trustees use the new system. We strongly encourage that Executive Committees take a look at this new guide

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Safety Updates

You may have noticed more resources and communications signposting members to advice about Carbon Monoxide (CO). Following on from this we have developed a simple poster which can be downloaded and used at Scout Campsites and premises to remind people of the risks related to CO.   It would be

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District Leaders Meeting Agenda – 16th April

A reminder of our upcoming Leaders meeting… All Leaders are invited to hear from our guest – Miana Kirby, County Additional Needs Advisor. Monday 16th April 2018 7:30pm (Prompt start) South Cave Scout HQ, 16 Market Place, South Cave, HU15 2BP No uniform needed Agenda – This is an outline,

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