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Mar
21

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A message from our District Commissioner (Please click on 'Read More' for the Full message :-

As Scouts in Southport we make a positive impact in our communities, prepare young people and adults to be active citizens and embrace and contribute to wider social change. We are Proud, Valued and Empowered. We are all about Adventure, Challenge and Fun.

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1st Southport Lockhart Troop 2nd in Regional Lord Derby Competition

Jun
13

Huge Congratulations to 1st Lockhart Troop who managed a fantastic joint Second place in the Regional Lord Derby Competition which took place at Tatton Park on Saturday 11th June. They were representing Southport District and Merseyside County Scouts having won these earlier rounds of the competition. We are really proud of what you have achieved! Well done!

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58th & 61st Cubs win District Dragonboating 2017

Jun
13

We held our District Cub Dragonboating Competition on Friday 9th June and were blessed with excellent weather again. It was our largest Competition yet with 160 Cubs split into 9 teams, who had 2 races each, with the fastest combined race time winning. Congratulations go to the combined team of the 58th Cub Pack and 61st Cubs for winning overall, to the 61st A team for coming 2nd and to 1st Tiger Cubs for coming 3rd.

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Shelterbox 2017

May
11

Well done to the various Southport District Cub & Scout teams who entered this year's Shelter box Scavenger Hunt in Liverpool, along with 500 other Cubs, Scouts and Explorers from around the North West Region.
The teams walked around Liverpool to various checkpoints where they were given challenges to do. An enjoyable day had by all for a very worthy cause.

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St.George's Day 2017

May
11

Well done to everyone that turned up for a fantastic St.George's Day parade and Service. You all did the District proud. Well done to all the leaders that were presented with Wood beads and Long Service Awards and to Stu Eley for receiving the Walter Broadbent Trophy, Kath Lawrence for receiving the Silver Acorn and Harry Hindmarsh for his Chief Scout Gold. Huge Congratulations go to 1st Southport Lockharts who were awarded Troop of the year, for the second year in a row, closely followed by the 48th and 58th Scout Troops.

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County Lord Derby Competition 2017

Mar
20

Huge Congratulations to 1st Southport Lockhart Scout Troop who represented Southport District on March 18th at the County Lord Derby Challenge and came 1st!! The teams had to take on various challenges, testing their Scouting skills, at different bases around Tawd Vale. They were in the next stage of this competition after coming 1st and 2nd at last year's District version. Well done to all that took part

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A Very Special Wedding

Mar
15

Many Congratulations to Victoria and Stuart ( Cub leaders at the 2nd Southport) who were married on 4th March and many thanks to the various Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Leaders from Southport District that went along to form a Guard of Honour for them at the Town Hall in the morning. It was a great turnout and a very proud moment.
The Happy couple then went on to the Pageant where they were greeted outside by Beavers, Cubs and Scouts from their own Scout Group, before joining the rest of their guests inside to finish off a very enjoyable day for all involved.

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Frostbite Camp 2017

Feb
01

Last weekend saw some of our Scout Troops descend on Scarisbrick Scout and Guide Campsite for this years District Frostbite Camp. The Scouts had to endure lots of rain and cold temperatures but had loads of fun and new adventures. Well done to everyone that braved it!

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Cubs 100 Promise Party

Dec
21

On Friday 16th December at 7.16pm it was officially 100 years since Cub Scouts started.

To mark this, and to finish off an exciting year of Centenary events, UK Scouting held hundred’s of Promise Parties which involved up to 150,000 cubs.

All of these ‘parties’ were very different but had one thing in common…every Cub Scout attending would be renewing their Promise at 7.16pm.

Southport Districts ‘Promise’ Party was held at the Atkinson Theatre in Southport and was based around having an ‘Indoor Campfire’.

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Southport District Awards day

Nov
28

Southport District Scouts held their annual awards day yesterday for all our Beavers, Cubs and Scouts who have earned their respective Chief Scout Awards this year....the highest they can earn in each section. The 45 Scouts were presented with a certificate from our District Commissioner and then had an official photograph taken. The presentations were intermingled with Campfire Songs and a few jokes. Well done and congratulations to all that were there. For more pictures please see our Southport District Facebook Page

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