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The Acting Assistant Regional Commissioner (Communications) is Martin Elliot – communications@sesscouts.org.uk.

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Supporting young people through periods of change

Supporting young people through periods of change

Young people face many periods of transition. Scouting offers the perfect opportunity to support them and give them the benefit of your knowledge and experience. Here’s some advice on tackling a selection of issues that might come up in each section....

Scout Brand Update

Scout Brand Update

SHQ Scotland says “We truly believe that the new Scout brand will help make sure that Scouting is clearly understood, more visible, trusted, respected and widely seen as playing a key role in today's society.  We have a small amount of funding available to help Groups...

New logo consultation

New logo consultation

New logo for SES Scouts Message from Martin Elliot, Deputy Regional Commissioner Thank you to all who took part in our consultation on a new Regional logo. We have now received clarification that local variations to the logo are not permitted, which means that Logo 1...

What happens now with GDPR

What happens now with GDPR

GDPR is live – What now? By the time that you read this, the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will have come into effect and now governs how all Scout Groups, Districts and Regions process personal data. Hopefully this will not come as a surprise to you...

Managing your section – OSM survey

Managing your section – OSM survey

Help to manage your section effectively The Regional Leadership Team wants to assist section leaders to use a good way of managing the complex details about the young people in their section. We know that an electronic tool called Online Scout Manager is widely used...

GDPR advice on processing data

GDPR advice on processing data

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new EU law that will come into effect on 25 May 2018, replacing the current Data Protection Act and introducing new requirements for how organisations process personal data. This new regulation affects how...