Friday, November 27, 2015

Any updates for the District Diary ?

Hi All

Does anybody have anything to be added to the Newport District Diary? Especially for the next one to be published that covers 1st December to 17th January.

Please send the details to me by 17:00 on 30th November for items to be included.

Yours in scouting

Andrea Fairless
Newport Deputy District Commissioner

Monday, November 23, 2015

first aid course for January - message from Denis

The practical first aid course for January at Skip Jennings unfortunately has had to be postponed due to trainers working commitments. 

It has now been rescheduled for Sat & Sun the 20th & 21st February. If you are already booked on the course please can you contact Sylvia to confirm or not if you are available for the reschedule date.

Denis Mills

Sunday, November 22, 2015

District Diary update

Dear All
Please find attached an updated version of the diary containing details of the Scout Post activities.
Thank you

Yours in scouting

Andrea Fairless
Newport Deputy District Commissioner

Ed note: Very sorry due to illness this info publish has been delayed (Baz)

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Youth Commissioner for Wales required

We’re looking for a Youth Commissioner for Wales.

This is an amazing opportunity to make the voices of young people in Scouting heard at a national level, and to help shape Scouting and Deliver our vision.

The role is open to any member aged 18-25, and applications need to be submitted by 17/11/15 (NB, you can apply if you are 18 before 31/1/16)

More information can be found here or contact Gareth Watson with any questions or if you’d like to know more.

Rydym yn chwilio am Gomisiynydd Ieuenctid Cymru 
Dyma gyfle gwych i sicrhau y clywir lleisiau pobl ifanc o fewn Sgowtio ar lefel genedlaethol, ac i helpu llunio Sgowtio a chyflawni ein gweledigaeth.

 Mae’r rôl yn agored i unrhyw aelod 18-25 oed, a rhaid cyflwyno ceisiadau erbyn 17/11/15 (DS, gallwch ymgeisio os ydych yn 18 oed cyn 31/1/16)

Gellir darganfod mwy o wybodaeth yma neu gysylltwch â Gareth Watson gydag unrhyw gwestiynau neu os hoffwch chi wybod rhagor    

Gareth Watson
Chief Commissioner Wales / Prif Gomisiynydd Cymru

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Telephone/Ffôn: 01446 795277 | Fax/Ffacs: 01446 795272 |

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Friday, October 16, 2015

5th Nov - no badge sale

No badge sales at Skip Jennings 


5th November 2015


Due to the very large firework display at Rodney Parade which will make parking at Freds Shed almost immpossible.


Normal service all other Thursdays

Thank you

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Zombie Run

Zombie Run 2015

Quick Information

Saturday 24th - Sunday 25th October 2015
- Location as opposite
- Site opens at 4:30pm Saturday
- Scouts to leave site from 10:30am Sunday
- £10 entrance fee per Scout to include snack after the hike and light breakfast
- Each team will be given a start time at registration at event
- Teams can range from 4-7 members
- All members must meet the required equipment standard, no kit, no play!
All team entry forms for this event need to be returned to Gareth Davies before 9th October if your Scouts wish to take part.