Skills for Queens Badge Training

We are pleased to announce that a Skills for Queens Badge Training course will be held on Saturday 30th October at the headquarters’ of the 12th Bromley Company – Parish Hall, Woodside Crescent, Sidcup, Kent. DA15 7JJ from 9.45am until 4.30pm, located next to Longlands County Primary School. This course is a requirement for young…

FREE Vinyl Banner

As part of our plan to support Companies with recruitment in the new session, we are offering every Company within the London District area a FREE Vinyl Banner that can be displayed outside their meeting space. The banners are available for those companies with boys only and those with a Girls’ Association and are customisable to…

The 2021-2022 Session Starts!

After a crazy 18 months, we are pleased that we seem to be able to start the 2021-2022 session with some sort of normality and what better way than to announce the details of our Ten Pin Bowling Competition! This can be held at your local bowling alley anytime from now until 30th April inclusive….

London District Joins Instagram

With social media being so important to showcase what we do, the London District Trustees recently made the decision to set up an Instagram account, to join our other accounts on Facebook and Twitter. Our social media presence on all platforms, in addition to the website give us the opportunity to share what companies are…

Jack Petchey Information Evening

London District has worked for a number of years with the Jack Petchey Foundation, who provide achievement awards and grants for our young people and leaders. Over the past couple of years there have been a number of changes to the way the schemes have operated. We have therefore arranged with the Jack Petchey Foundation to host…

London District Council Meeting

On Monday 24th May, 33 leaders from across the District came together on zoom for the London District Council meeting which included the AGM. Leaders were provided with an update on how the District has been supporting Companies and Battalions over the last six months and what their plans were for the next six months…

Under-26 Escape Room

A great evening was had by our younger leaders across London as they took part in an escape room activity. During the event, the group was split into two teams and each team had to unlock a series of clues to solve a number of puzzles. Each puzzle unlocked the next part of the escape…

Bible Quiz Results

The results of the Bible Quiz are in and congratulations go to the 2nd West Kent Company for winning both the Junior Section competition and the Company Section & Seniors competition. Although there were fewer entries than usual due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was a very close competition and all those who entered got…

Changes to Jack Petchey Leaders Awards

Jack Petchey have recently announced some changes to the way their leaders awards are administered. Nominations can now be received at any point between 1st January and 30th November and no longer need to be submitted via your Battalion. In addition there are a number of changes to the Leader Award Grants which are outlined…

Waltham Walk 2021

The Waltham Walk is an annual event that takes place in the Essex Countryside, providing young people with the opportunity to get involved in an outdoor event that includes walking, challenges and camping overnight. Due to COVID-19, this year the usual event in Essex is unable to take place, however with restrictions easing, the organisers…