Group Show / Annual General Meeting

To Celebrate the year of achievement, The 14th Midlothian Bonnyrigg Scout Group invite all those connected to the Group, to its Group Show for all its sections where:

Each Section will take part in the show, and entertain audience, with some of the skills the young people have learned over the year.

Also as part of the show, the Group will hold its Annual General Meeting.

The Group Show and Annual General Meeting, will be held on Friday 18th November 2016 between 7pm and 9.00pm at the Masonic Hall, 75 High Street, Bonnyrigg. (Please note Venue)

We encourage all parents to come along and enjoy the performances and celebrate the Cubs Centenary #Cubs100

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Blythswood Care Shoebox Appeal 2016

The Scout Group are collecting items for the shoebox appeal. To help us fill up some make up empty shoeboxes for which will be sent to Albania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Kosovo, Moldova, Pakistan, Romania and Serbia.

Donations of a few items below, would really be appreciated. The closing date is Monday 31st October 2016 when the Sections will make up the final boxes.

We would appreciate donations of the following:
Hat/scarf,gloves (or substitute one of them for a warm jumper)
Small Toy (For Boys and Girls such as Cars, Dolls, Balls)
Toiletries (NO TALCUM POWDER) such as: Soap, Shampoo, Face cloth/ Moist wipes , Deodorant, Moisturising Cream or Toothbrush and Toothpaste
New Make-up
Sewing Equipment
Household Candles
Notepads/ Colouring books
Sweets( No chocolate or any other food)‘Best Before’ date March 2017 No loose sweets, lollies or undated bags of sweets).
(T-Shirts/Pyjamas/Jumpers/Shirts) etc

We would also appreciate empty shoeboxes, with a lid if you have any empty ones

The Categories are : Girl 3-7, Girl 8-12, Girl 13-16, Woman, Elderly Woman, Boy 3-7, Boy 8-12, Boy 13-16,Man

Further details of the appeal and the Blythswood Care Charity are at

Thank you.

Yours faithfully

Richard Fairbairn
Group Scout Leader