Youshape week took place last week across the UK, culminating in a weekend event at Dearne Valley campsite. We were in attendance to find out more about Youshape.
After a week of exciting youth shaped and youth-led events across the UK, the weekend heralded way to Youshape 2016, a weekend conference event in Dearne Valley, Doncaster with over 200 scouts in attendance. Progressing from a single day event last year, to a week of adventure and a weekend event, Youshape was full of excitement for Scouts of all ages.
The weekend in Doncaster consisted of several large conference sessions on Saturday morning and afternoon, two of which were live streamed online in the morning (the live stream being directed by Scout Radio’s very own member Andrew, who was on the Youshape planning team) fol...
2015 has been a mammoth year for Scouts across the world, and the same applies here at Scout Radio as we've experienced a wide range of events over the past 12 months. In the spirit of 2015, and to get in the mood for the forthcoming year, we've put together Scout Radio's 12 Scouting highlights from 2015!
January brought WinterCamp at Gilwell Park and Hawkhirst, so how better to celebrate this month than to enjoy our highlights package from the event?
And who can forget that Broadcasting and Radio became a part of the Scouting badge programme in January for all to experience and learn about? Something that really brought excitement to our team!
In February, Scout Radio's Kayleigh talked to Jill Bowman, the...
Youshape is about empowering young people to be able to shape the way they Scout, and contrary to popular opinion, it's been around since Scouting For Boys and 1907, 'Youshape' is just a rebranded term for having a 'youth focused' movement and one that is shaped by young people.
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Youshape week itself is a national conversation taking place from the 1st - 7th February 2016; where all sections can get involved with programme activities and events to promote 'Youth Shaped' Scouting and raise awareness of Youth-led Scouting throughout the UK.
After the success...