Update from John Cannon, our new Chairman of the Region

I would like to say I’m looking forward to performing the role as Chairman and I’m keen to work with everyone to support Margery Naylor, the Regional Commissioner, and her team in delivering great Scouting across the Region.

I am at the start of a steep learning curve and am now in the process of understanding what’s currently happening and what the priorities are. Please bear with me as I settle in and find my feet! Continue Reading Update from John Cannon, our new Chairman of the Region

Try before you book at Bonaly!

Bonaly Outdoor Centre would like to invite you to its free preview High Challenge Course at Bonalyand taster sessions.  This is a fantastic opportunity for teachers and group leaders to see what Bonaly has to offer.  Situated on a 24 acre site at the bottom of the Pentland Hills yet only 30 mins bus ride from Edinburgh city centre we are the perfect location to provide exceptional outdoor education programmes for students of all ages.  We are a Scout owned campsite and activity centre and welcome schools and other youth groups to our fantastic site led by our professional staff.

 

Tuesday 12th September 4-6.30pm – Primary/Secondary Teacher session

Specifically for teachers to try out the site and to discuss the benefits of outdoor education for your pupils and how we can help your school with your visit. Drop in at anytime or stay for entire session to try out activities. Sessions will include tour of the site, accommodation and the facilities. You will also have the chance to try a selection of action and adventure activities and enjoy refreshments and snacks in our Bushcraft Village.

 

Tuesday 3rd October  4-6.30pm – All youth group leaders and teachers

All youth group leaders and teachers are welcome.  Drop in at anytime or stay for entire session to try out activities. Meet the team to discuss broad options for your group. Sessions will include tour of the site, accommodation and the facilities. You will also have the chance to try a selection of action and adventure activities and enjoy refreshments and snacks in our Bushcraft Village.

 

If you would like to attend it would be really helpful if you could complete your details here.  This will give us an idea of the activities you wish to try and how many people to expect at each session.