Band & Drill Competitions

It was great to see over 60 young people taking part in the London District Band and Drill Competitions on Saturday 26th March at the 14th West Kent’s hall in Bexleyheath. Some photos of the event are displayed below and to view the winners of each competition, please click here.

Gambling Awareness Workshop

We are pleased to announce a partnership with the Young Gamers & Gamblers Education Trust offering our leaders the opportunity to attend a training event to equip them with the knowledge, resources and tools to understand the triggers and risk factors to gambling and gaming harm for young people in diverse communities. This training event…

Funeral Details of Alan Watts BEM

The funeral of Alan George Watts BEM will be held on Thursday 24th March 2022. The funeral will consist of a service at Wesley’s Chapel at 11am followed by the Manor Park Cemetery & Crematorium, Sebert Road, Forest Gate, London, E7 0NP at 1:00 pm. Alan gave a lifetimes service to the district and we…

Cross Country Competition Results

It was great to welcome young people from across London to Avery Hill Park on Saturday 26th February 2022. The weather was just about perfect for running round a park, warm with a light breeze and a brilliant blue sky. Teams & individuals competed in the Company Boys, Senior Boys and Girls races. All the…

Bible Quiz Questions Now Available

The Bible Quiz questions for both the Juniors competition and the Company & Seniors Competition are now available to download. The competition should take place in your own hall between 1st March and 31st March. For more information about the competitions and to download the question papers please click here. Good luck to all those…

Jack Petchey Awards

It’s great to be able to send off the first certificate this year, for one of our young people who have been nominated for a Jack Petchey Young People’s Achievement Award. The grant payment of £300 to the company has already been requested and this is going to be spent on Kayaking clothing to help…

Driving Guidance

We know that driving in London can be a bit of a nightmare with various restrictions and charges in place for different vehicles. In order to hep those visiting the capital, we have provided guidance around the following: Congestion Charge Ultra Low Emission Zone Low Emission Zone Driving a minibus on a car licence Information…

The Boys’ Brigade on Remembrance Sunday

The Boys’ Brigade was represented on Remembrance Sunday at the Cenotaph this year with members and leaders from companies across London and the UK in attendance at the National Service of Remembrance. Boys’ Brigade companies across London were also involved in local acts of Remembrance and it was great to see so many companies being…

The Boys’ Brigade at the Lord Mayor’s Show

It was great to see two groups of Boys’ Brigade Members take part in the Lord Mayor’s Show this year. The London Massed Bugle Band were involved as they are every year, with members from Boys’ Brigade & Girls’ Brigade companies across London playing as they marched through the streets of London. Even more impressive…

Final Two ReFresh Workshops

With less than a month to go before the event, we are pleased to announce details of our final two ReFresh Workshops. These will be the workshops taking place on the morning session and will be 90 minutes long. Planning & Responding to Illnesses The Boys’ Brigade is a welcoming and inclusive organisation that accepts…