URGENT INFO – BORTHWICK CAMPSITE

THE CAMPSITE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED AND ALL CAMPS CANCELLED FOR THE MEANTIME Apologies to all who were looking forward to coming along and camping. To keep up to date with the latest situation please check our Facebook Page for Borthwick: facebook.com/borthwickscoutcampsite

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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 Appointment Changes

Hi All There have been a few changes recently in the District. Jo Thomson has stepped down from her position as Assistant District Commissioner Cubs and I would like to thank her for her contribution over the time she has done the job. Jo is being replaced by Karen Wightman who will take on the…

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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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Midlothian Beavers go to Glasgow!

On Saturday 14th February, two coaches filled with 140 Beavers, leaders and parents left Midlothian for the Glasgow Science Centre. Beavers from five different colonies took part in the trip along with Cubs and Scouts from Newtongrange. On arrival at the centre the Beavers spent the day exploring the three floors of activities and scientific…

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Midlothian District Beaver Scout Walk

It was a cool, but warm evening when over 100 Beavers, Leaders and helpers from all over Midlothian took part in the District Beaver Walk, which was the first of many planned events organised by Ross Lyall, the District Beaver Scout Leader. The route took us from The Lasswade Centre, past the old Hopefield Primary…

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