Fund Raiser
Saturday 4th October - 8 till late
Boot Stompin' Bluegrass Night with
Lightning Fingerpicking 5 String Banjo & Bottleneck Slide Guitar
+ Lily of Barbary + Special Guest

Grand Raffle, Bar & Barbecue
Tickets £5 in Advance from Handley Shop, £6 on the door
Dates for the Diary
Scout Shop
The dates that the Scout Shop will be open at the HQ this Autumn term are on the Scout Shop page. This term it will open on one Monday and one Wednesday which it is hoped will make it more convenient for more people.
Fireworks Extravaganza
The Fireworks will be on Saturday 1st November 2014.
Remembrance Sunday Parade
The Parade will take place this year on Sunday 9th November. We will march from the Town Farm Workshops to the church in time for the traditional 2 minutes silence at 11am.
53rd Anniversary of Scouting in Indonesia
During a recent trip to Indonesia, Andy and Denise Turner were invited to take part in the National Scouting celebrations in Indonesia. See the October edition of the Downsman to find out more.
Aerial views of the HQ
Kindly provided by Steve Keller of Spider 1st Frimley Green and Mytchett Concorde Cubs

1st Woodcutts Scouts are based just outside Sixpenny Handley in Dorset; they are the foremost providers of youth activities in the area. The group has Explorers, Scouts, Cubs and Beavers sections with a total of over 80 members from North East Dorset and the Chalke Valley in Wiltshire.
The group was originally founded on 8th March 1957 by our existing Group Scout Leader, John Curtis, and meets at the HQ in Woodcutts which has plenty of space for scouting activities.

If you would like to find out more about Scouting in Woodcutts and Sixpenny Handley, then please contact (Group Scout Leader), (Explorers Leader), (Scout Leader), (Cub Scout Leader) or (Beaver Scout Leader). Phone numbers can be found in any printed edition of The Downsman.

For more information on Scouting, please visit The Scout Association Portal propimgs/scoutsorguk.gif Next Committee Meeting
at the 1st Woodcutts Scout HQ
All welcome to attend