July 2020 Ebay supports Our Scouting with a large donation,thank you Ebay!
July 2020 Glenrothes and Levenmouth District have produced their own Activities for Scouting at Home
July 2020 Scouting From Home is Thriving
July 2020 Eurojam and Blair Atholl International Camps are cancelled/postponed or gone online!
Blair Everywhere is taking place, details HERE
Lockdown has started but it'll not keep Scouting down for long. Home Scouting starts HERE
Zoom sessions are now the norm
Our District has benefited from a new District Secretary being appointed, welcome to the District Margaret Thomson 🙂
South Parks Scout Group announce a new Beaver Colony is to be opened as an outreach section to the Macedonia Area of Glenrothes
At our AGM it as announced we'e more young people joining in at our District than at any point in the last 5 years.
This is Bagpacking Season at Morrison's. All Explorer Scouts who joined in raised an amazing £4,000. Well done all!
New ADC - Youth Involvement
In December we also saw Lucy Orr joining as our new Asst District Commissioner for Youth Involvement. Lucy's enthusiasm and energy is a great addition to the District.
New District Treasurer
December continues on a high with a New District treasurer being appointed, Kirsty Goodsir is a qualified accountant and more than a match for our accountancy needs!
Congratulations to the 6 explorer Scouts Selected for Blair Atholl Jamborette in July 2020.
Our Scout Shop has now opened on Ebay!
August 2019 A New Scout Group is Born!
Buckhaven Scout Group opened its doors to its first ever intake of members
A new Beaver colony officially started at Gilvenbank Park, as a part of the North Glen Scout Group
Along with lots of new Beaver Scouts we have a team of new Volunteers -
Deborah Paton, Beaver Section Leader
Holly Mason, Asst Beaver Scout Leader
Lee Stewart, Asst Beaver Scout Leader
New ADC - Beaver
In August The Beaver section got a new Asst District Commissioner, Cameron Maguire. He's taken on the role following a period at the 91st Scout Group as Beaver Scout Leader and Group Scout Leader.
This time next year we will have a patrol of Explorers attending Eurojam 2020 with thousands of other explorers from all over Europe decending on Poland. We also have a leader, Brandon, attending as part of the Support Team.
91st Scout Group joins in with Edinburgh Pride Day
Kennoway Scout Group had an exotic looking visitor at their June camp
South Parks Scout Group Camping
4 Events In One Day. North Glen Scout Group Goes into Overdrive!
Catering are a community event, sports with local MSP Jenny Gilruth, Leader on Challenge Course training and explorers training for working with a Disability group in Glasgow.
District Camp Competition
Won by South Parks Scout Group. Well done to Kennoway and Woodside for taking on the challenge.
Markinch Scout Group Centenary Camp
South Parks Scout Group go greenfield camping - not a loo to be seen!
Another badge earned during a visit to the Balcurvie Riding Stables by NorthGlen Scout Group
Almost all groups in the District had Beavers joining in our "Damboree Camp".
NorthGlen Scout Group getting wet.
From Northglen FB page "End of another fantastic weekend of Hiking the Fife Pilgrim Way, Nordic Skiing at Fife Cycle Park, Cosplay at Comicon Dunfermline and Zip wires Scout Adventures Fordell Firs."
The cub section had a visitor, Tara Proud, from Marine Conservation Society and learned about turtles, plastic pollution etc
89th’s cub scout pack visited the climbing centre at Perth College.
Kennoway and Leven Scout Groups camping at Wemyss Firs
A trip for the Leven Scout Group to international rugby at Murrayfield
Burns Supper and Ceilidh at Markinch Scout Group.
Planning for the new year, Kennoway Cubs get involved and help the leaders plan their activities.
The District held a development evening, the outcome of which will be published soon.
The latest issue of Scout Scotland Magazine can be found HERE.
Andrew Donald has been appointed as District Commissioner for the Glenrothes and Levenmouth District. Andrew has been involved in Scouting for over 15 years and has held a variety of roles including section leader, Training Advisor and Group Scout Leader.
New Asst District Commissioner for Adult Training appointed.
Teresa Creed has been appointed ADC-AT and has a long history in Scouting, though is new to the Glenrothes and Levenmouth District. Welcome to our District Teresa.
18 June was our Scouts Soapbox Derby. Photos wil be posted in our Photos Section HERE.
21 June 2017 was the night Lesley Pirrie retired as GSL for the 89th (North Glenrothes) Scout Group, and has taken up a new role as Secretary to our District.
29 June 2017 was Hilary Kerr's last night as Beaver Scout Leader at the 50th Scout Group and is now their Treasurer.
30 June 2017 was Minions Day when 100 Beavers and Cubs went to the cinema to see Minions 3.