All Leaders Meeting – Oct 2nd

Hi all,

Our next all leaders meeting takes place on Tuesday 2nd Oct at LE3.

Coffee and cakes will be available from 7pm with the meeting starting at 7.30pm.

Yvonne has offered to prepare any badge orders you may have ready for Tuesday for you if you drop her an email at the equipment department.

Hope to see many of you there on Tuesday.



Steve Dowell
District Commissioner
Leicester South West District Scouts

WSJ – Curry Night

Autumn and Matthew, two 42nd Leicester (Glenfield) Scout Group Explorers, are fund raising for their trip to the World Scout Jamboree in America – 2019.

They will be hosting a curry night at the Chef and Spice Restaurant on 1st October and would love to see you there.

To book a place please email or phone/txt 07565 752 526

Tickets are £15 per person, with £9 of this going to the WSJ funds.

More details below


Four Week Challenge

We know lots of sections need more adult support.

This lively workshop will explain how to use the 4 week challenge to entice and retain new adults within your section, and will cover some of the hints and tips to make sure you get results.

Where: Leicestershire County Office LE3
When: Tuesday 4th September

This workshop has been specifically requested buy the Leicestershire County and is delivered buy the Regional Services Team.

Any adult with a role in Scouting is welcome to attend.

Book via the online training calendar:



European Scout Jamboree.

Leicestershire Scouts are recruiting four leaders to form a unit to attend the next European Scout Jamboree.

This is an exciting opportunity to take part in an international experience with full support before, during and after the event.

You don’t have to be in any specific section to be part of the leadership team,
you just need to have a sense of adventure and great team building and leadership skills.

For more information click here Leicestershire European Jamboree Recruit Issue 1

Autism Education Trust Training

Wed 19 Sep 19:00, 2 hours

The Course will be delivered from the Autism Outreach Service and is open to all Leaders.

Please book via:


19th September 2018 County Scout Headquarters,

9 Oak Spinney Park,
Ratby Lane,

There is no charge for this course. Training for adults in Leicestershire is free but failure to attend without cancelling or informing County HQ or course director will incur a £5 per module fee.