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Do you get the County e-news bulletin?

Did you know that Hampshire Scout publish a weekly bulletin giving Leaders across the County the latest news, updates and opportunities available across Hampshire?

It has recently been updated to use a new service, and now you can subscribe to it, and get your own copy.

The latest newsletter, published on Monday 23rd March can be read by clicking this link, or copying it and pasting it in your browser:

You can also subscribe to future editions of the newsletter at the same link by clicking on the Subscribe button that appears.

Narrowboat Steerers Course – spaces available

James has been in touch to let us know that there are 4 spaces available on an upcoming Narrowboat Steerers Course.

Here is all the info you need to know:

Course:  Narrowboat Steerers Course

Dates: 20-22nd March

Location:  Hillingdon Narrowboats, Uxbridge, UB9 6HX

Course Content: will cover narrowboat steering, operation of locks, basic maintenance and safety requirements, and crew management.  Suitable for renewing or first timers.

Cost: £20

If you are interested, get in touch with James on

#FireSafety visit with @Hants_Fire

Sue Nash, the Cub Scout Leader at the 13th Eastleigh has sent us some photos of the Cub Pack’s recent trip to Hampshire Fire and Rescue’s Eastleigh Fire Station.

Fiire station 4

Fire station 1 Fire station 2 Fire station 3 Fire station 5

If you have been on a trip out with your Pack, Colony, Troop or Unit, why not send us some photos and a short report – it could even count towards some Activity Badges that you can earn.