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Edinburgh Gang Show 2019 – the 60th show!

Put the date in your diary now and involve your section as we celebrate our 60th annual Gang Show!

Tue 19 to Sat 23 November – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh

Tickets on sale now. capitaltheatres.com

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Bonaly SCOUT Centre Is Back

By popular demand, the name of Bonaly will revert to BONALY SCOUT CENTRE.

 

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You could play a vital role in South East Scotland Scouts – become our Treasurer! (and throw light on our finances)

Taking on the Treasurer role is a great way to network and to give something back. The experience can be hugely rewarding for the right person. Are you the right person?

 

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Borders District Water Activity Weekend – A Fuller Report

This first of this year’s special Longcraig anniversary events for Scouts took place at the beginning of June, based at St Marys Loch Sailing Club in the Borders. This was arranged for Scouts and Explorers from Borders District, and was significant on at least two...

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Emergencies and Reporting

It is important to know what to do in an emergency and for everyone involved in an activity to know what is going to happen if there is an emergency. It is also important to have clear processes for reporting of incidents, both locally, nationally and where...

read more

Mike, our new Scouting Support Officer, starts work

I am delighted to have been appointed as Scouting Support Officer for South East Scotland Scouts – I started in role on 1st July. I recently left the Royal Bank of Scotland at their HQ in Edinburgh and I hope to use some of the experience and skills I acquired over my...

read more

Iain Gray, MSP for East Lothian visits East Lothian Beavers

Iain has risen to the challenge and has agreed to complete the Scouts Scotland Youth Advocacy Award which is an award from Scouts Scotland exclusively for MSPs who are committed to raising issues related to young people in the Scottish Parliament. He is working...

read more

Border Scouts help protect Golden Eagle future

Innerleithen youngsters go for gold to back eagle project The Southern Reporter - 21/01/2019 ​Youngsters in Innerleithen are keeping an eye on the sky to show their support for a project to boost southern Scotland’s golden eagle population. The town’s scout group has...

read more

Edinburgh Gang Show 2019 – the 60th Show!

Preparations are well underway for the 60th Edinburgh Gang Show this November. The Main Gang comprised of Scouts, Guides, Explorer Scouts, Rangers and Scout Network have had initial song rehearsals and the cast have auditioned for solos, duets and parts in the comedy...

read more

Please join our new Regional Communications Group

If you are a good communicator, if you are a whizz at social media or if you just enjoy writing for the web or newsletters then we need you to get in touch. We need your skills and enthusiasm to help us spread the word across our Region about how brilliant Scouting...

read more

Get ready for our Regional AGM 1 Oct 2019

The Scottish Contingent to the World Scout Jamboree 2019 Save the date – NOW! On Tuesday 1 October 2019, starting at 7.30 pm, we're planning to hold our Regional AGM at 28 York Place Hotel EH1 3EP, taking time to tell you about all the exciting things that have been...

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Sign up now for Blair Atholl Jamborette 2020!

South East Scotland Region is now beginning the selection of patrols for Scottish Scouts flagship camping event. It will be held in the stunning grounds of Blair Atholl Castle in Highland Perthshire from 20 July to 31 July 2020. The Jamborette offers the chance to...

read more

To all our volunteers

Thank you to all of you - our outstanding volunteers - for the work you do every week helping young people have fun and adventure, and developing skills for life. Many people in our Region volunteer their time and effort to support Scouting and their local...

read more

Update on Bonaly Scout Centre

Mark Campbell, the new Centre Manager, is now in post and working hard to ensure everyone’s visit is the best ever. Barry Johnston, the Site Manager, and the Maintenance Team members who all belong to the Active Support Unit (ASU), have also been hard at work branding...

read more

Unique Volunteer Opportunity – Apply Now!!!

THE ROYAL EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO 2019   The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is the most spectacular show in the world, enjoyed by an international television audience of 100 million. But there's no substitute for being there, as part of the 217,000-strong...

read more

Wanted – Trainers to help us reach new heights safely!

We are part of the largest mixed volunteer-led Movement for young people in Scotland. Scouting exists to make young people’s lives better, helping them to realise their full potential, and providing them with the skills they need to succeed in life. We need some more...

read more

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Borders District Water Activity Weekend – A Fuller Report

This first of this year’s special Longcraig anniversary events for Scouts took place at the beginning of June, based at St Marys Loch Sailing Club in the Borders. This was arranged for Scouts and Explorers from Borders District, and was significant on at least two...

read more

Emergencies and Reporting

It is important to know what to do in an emergency and for everyone involved in an activity to know what is going to happen if there is an emergency. It is also important to have clear processes for reporting of incidents, both locally, nationally and where...

read more

Mike, our new Scouting Support Officer, starts work

I am delighted to have been appointed as Scouting Support Officer for South East Scotland Scouts – I started in role on 1st July. I recently left the Royal Bank of Scotland at their HQ in Edinburgh and I hope to use some of the experience and skills I acquired over my...

read more

Iain Gray, MSP for East Lothian visits East Lothian Beavers

Iain has risen to the challenge and has agreed to complete the Scouts Scotland Youth Advocacy Award which is an award from Scouts Scotland exclusively for MSPs who are committed to raising issues related to young people in the Scottish Parliament. He is working...

read more

Border Scouts help protect Golden Eagle future

Innerleithen youngsters go for gold to back eagle project The Southern Reporter - 21/01/2019 ​Youngsters in Innerleithen are keeping an eye on the sky to show their support for a project to boost southern Scotland’s golden eagle population. The town’s scout group has...

read more

Edinburgh Gang Show 2019 – the 60th Show!

Preparations are well underway for the 60th Edinburgh Gang Show this November. The Main Gang comprised of Scouts, Guides, Explorer Scouts, Rangers and Scout Network have had initial song rehearsals and the cast have auditioned for solos, duets and parts in the comedy...

read more

Please join our new Regional Communications Group

If you are a good communicator, if you are a whizz at social media or if you just enjoy writing for the web or newsletters then we need you to get in touch. We need your skills and enthusiasm to help us spread the word across our Region about how brilliant Scouting...

read more

Get ready for our Regional AGM 1 Oct 2019

The Scottish Contingent to the World Scout Jamboree 2019 Save the date – NOW! On Tuesday 1 October 2019, starting at 7.30 pm, we're planning to hold our Regional AGM at 28 York Place Hotel EH1 3EP, taking time to tell you about all the exciting things that have been...

read more

Sign up now for Blair Atholl Jamborette 2020!

South East Scotland Region is now beginning the selection of patrols for Scottish Scouts flagship camping event. It will be held in the stunning grounds of Blair Atholl Castle in Highland Perthshire from 20 July to 31 July 2020. The Jamborette offers the chance to...

read more

To all our volunteers

Thank you to all of you - our outstanding volunteers - for the work you do every week helping young people have fun and adventure, and developing skills for life. Many people in our Region volunteer their time and effort to support Scouting and their local...

read more

Update on Bonaly Scout Centre

Mark Campbell, the new Centre Manager, is now in post and working hard to ensure everyone’s visit is the best ever. Barry Johnston, the Site Manager, and the Maintenance Team members who all belong to the Active Support Unit (ASU), have also been hard at work branding...

read more

Unique Volunteer Opportunity – Apply Now!!!

THE ROYAL EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO 2019   The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is the most spectacular show in the world, enjoyed by an international television audience of 100 million. But there's no substitute for being there, as part of the 217,000-strong...

read more

Wanted – Trainers to help us reach new heights safely!

We are part of the largest mixed volunteer-led Movement for young people in Scotland. Scouting exists to make young people’s lives better, helping them to realise their full potential, and providing them with the skills they need to succeed in life. We need some more...

read more

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There are no upcoming events at this time.