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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Borthwick Transformation

As you may well be aware our District Campsite is currently going through a major transformation, firstly we launched Borthwick’s very own website – borthwick.midlothianscouts.com. Over on the website your are now able to view the availability of Borthwick as well as being able to book Borthwick online, fast and simple! Secondly the hut at…

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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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Chief Scout’s Length of Service Award Presentation

Congratulations to both Innes Connor and Margaret Anderson on the presentation of their Chief Scout’s Length of Service Award for 5 years of adult service to the UK Scout Association. The award was presented by a District Commissioner Brian McGuff recently at Bonnyrigg’s AGM. Margaret is currently an Assistant Beaver Scout Leader at Bonnyrigg Scout Group. and Innes…

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