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May Fair – Our thanks

22 May 2017

The Committee are very grateful to all those who made our first May Fair on Saturday a success. Not only did we raise over £200 for the Scout Group – but we got to spread the word about 35th Plymouth (Whitleigh) Scout Group and its operations. We hope you all enjoyed yourselves and will take part again next year.
A big …

Sideshows

18 May 2017

There will be more than a dozen sideshows at our May Fair on Saturday 20 May, 11:00 – 15:00, at the Scout Hut off Lancaster Gardens.
We are keeping prices down and offering a token prize for everyone taking part ensuring that EVERYONE WINS!
There will also be three stalls:
Beavers will run a book/toy stall
Cubs will offer garden goods
Scouts are selling cakes …

A New Media System

28 Apr 2017

A big thank you to Whitleigh Big Local for funding our new Media System. Yesterday we received a projector, a screen and a sound bar which combine to make a very effective display yet are easily assembled and totally portable.

Special thanks also to Ryan Boundy, ICT Technical Support at Sir John Hunt Community Sports College, for researching the items for …

May Fair – contributions and volunteers please

18 Apr 2017

Dear Parents and Carers
In order to provide a wider range of activities for your children without increasing regular subscriptions we are working hard behind the scenes to get grants and other sources of funds. The May Fair is aimed at boosting the group’s general cash flow as well as promoting the group within the community.
In order to make it a …

Choose us as your Co-op local cause

10 Apr 2017

As of today you will be able to choose us as your Co-op local cause. Sign in to your member’s account (register first if you do not already have one) and then follow the appropriate link.
https://www.coop.co.uk/membership
We will receive 1p for every £1 that is spent in the Whitleigh branch for the next 6 months. These funds are ear-marked to replace …

May Fair – Date set

22 Feb 2017

The committee has agreed to hold a May Fair in order to raise funds for the group. This money is needed to finance the hut and to allow us to offer more activities in the future without raising subscriptions.
The May Fair will be held at the scout hut on 13 May from 11am to 3pm. Hopefully the weather will be …