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Could you be our next Reporter?

Could you be our next Reporter?

Counties, News, News, Virtual Scouting
We're always looking for new content especially if its produced by or with young people. And we'd love to hear whats happening locally in your area. We'll play our favourites on air and put the reports on our website player for everyone to listen to If you are interested in becoming a local correspondent for scout radio email [email protected] for more information, or you can send us a single report whenever you like. Here are some tips to help you make your report. Recording Device  There are several types of devices you can record a voice report on. If you already own a device such a Zoom, Edirol or similar then that’s great, use that.  If you don’t have one of these recording devices that’s fine, you can use your phone.  The microphones in sm...
A Change of Platform: Ali’s Audio Diary Week 3

A Change of Platform: Ali’s Audio Diary Week 3

News, Oxford
https://scout.radio/play/virtual-scouting-alis-audio-diary-week-3/ We join Ali to find out how the group are getting on in their third week of virtual scouting. The group have moved from Webex to zoom and really like the breakout feature. This week the cubs made wool and Ali and the team tackled the problem of linking between sections that should be happening over the week. Ali also discusses the difficulties the group have had keeping their scout section running as the scout leaders are key workers and aren't able to run the section as easily as the other leaders.
Wild Goose Chase: Ali’s Audio Diary Week 2

Wild Goose Chase: Ali’s Audio Diary Week 2

News, Oxford
https://scout.radio/play/virtual-scouting-alis-audio-diary-week-2 https://scout.radio/play/virtual-scouting-alis-audio-diary-week-2/ Ali is a cub scout leader in oxfordshire now running a virtual cub pack. We’ll be following Ali with her weekly audio diary as she develops her virtual programme. Ali is using a piece of software called webex to run a video conference based cub meeting each Tuesday. In her second week Ali ran a scavenger hunt using an app called 'goose chase' here are her full instructions Ali's Scavenger Hunt Instructions
Virtual Scouting: Ali from Oxfordshire

Virtual Scouting: Ali from Oxfordshire

News, Oxford
https://scout.radio/play/virtual-scouting-alis-audio-diary-week-1/ Ali is a cub scout leader in oxfordshire now running a virtual cub pack. We’ll be following ali with her weekly audio diary as she develops her virtual programme. Ali is using a piece of software called webex to run a video conference based cub meeting each Tuesday. Ali’s first tip was to do your first online cub meeting from your headquarters if you can to set the scene and provide context for the cubs. It wasn’t all plain sailing though, and some of the cubs has a bit of trouble finding the mute button! Ali adapted her previously planned programme to work online. Instead of the cubs whittling with knives, she deomnstrated knife safety and cubs were encouraged to try out their own knives wit...
EIJ 2016 – Jam FM

EIJ 2016 – Jam FM

Essex, Essex International Jamboree, Events, Jamboree, News
Held near Chelmsford, the Essex International Janboree is the biggest Scout & Guide event in the UK this year with more than 6,500 young people attending along with their Leaders and almost 2000 staff. Over 100 activities were provided on site to participants who came from 32 countries. Scout Radio was again on site providing a vibrant and exciting radio station throughout the event from a studio in the “village” at the centre of things. When Scouts and Guides from more than 30 countries arrived JAM FM was already on air and rapidly becoming the soundtrack to the Jamboree. Using the latest developments in the Scout Radio studio equipment JAM FM broadcast for eight days with live programmes from 6am until midnight.  Alongside studio based output were outside broadcasts from all the ac...