Wanted – District Commissioner for Midlothian

We now need a brilliant volunteer manager to take Scouting forward in Midlothian. As District Commissioner you will offer support to Scout Groups, while helping open new ones. You will manage adults, setting objectives and holding regular one-to-ones. Most importantly, you will ensure that Scouting offers an enjoyable and attractive programme for young people in…

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1st Response Course

First Response Course Date: Sunday 28th Jan Location: Bonnyrigg Scout Hall, Eldindean Road, Bonnyrigg Time: 1000 – 1600 Bookings must be made through the South East Region Website. https://sesscouts.org.uk/events/category/adult-training/at-first

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Midlothian Scout Shop – Price Increases

Due to Price Increases from Scout Shops, we have unfortunately had to increase our prices. Thank for all the custom in our 1st year, the profits from the Shop help keep the Annual Membership Fee down. Orders are to be made by handing in the form and money to your child’s section leader. Leaders if…

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A Night 2 Remember – Switzerland 2017 Fundraiser

Fundraising for the District trip to Switzerland 2017 Come along and dance the night away with A Night 2 Remember Saturday 1 October 2016 Gorebridge Bowling Club 7.30pm Tickets £7.50 includes buffet Also on the night raffle and coin toss. Contact for tickets – 12th@midlothianscouts.org.uk Facebook Event: www.facebook.com/events/570851246420611

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District Commissioner’s Challenge Cup 2015

This years DC challenge took place at Bonnyrigg Scout hall on 27 November. Scouts and Explorers were invited to take part in teams for a cooking competition. Each team was given the same ingredients to make soup and a stir fry dish. Teams were entered from Gorebridge, Dalkeith and Bonnyrigg. We were joined by Alistair…

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Remembrance Day 2015

Lest We Forget Sunday 8 November, today saw Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Explorers from across the District taking part in local Remembrance Day Parades. Bonnyrigg Scout Group were surprised when they were joined by Brian, the DC. All the young people did exceptionally well on what proved to be a very cold day. Jo Whiting…

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Borthwick – A New Era Begins!

Sunday 1st November, today saw the beginning of a new era at Borthwick.  Leaders from throughout the District came together to help start tidying up the site since it was taken over by Borthwick Campsite LLP. We were also joined by some of our neighbours, who all recalled stories of loving listening to the Scouts…

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