Leven Scouts

Scout Leader contacts;

Sandy Bennet, 5 Balfleurs Street Milngavie 956 2510,

Gordon Hobden, 942 7370,

Neil Cameron 07885829325

Mark Young - 

Kris McNeil - 

or contact    milngaviescouts@hotmail.com

Scout Subs 2017/18

Welcome back to all our Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Leaders and parents and particularly to all of those joining the worldwide family of Scouts for the first time. We are all looking forward to another exciting Scouting year ahead of us.




Attached is the 2017/18 subscription notice and Gift Aid Form. The annual fee for all sections remains unchanged at £100. This breaks down roughly as £30 to national Scout HQ, £30 to sections and £40 for hall maintenance,  running costs and improvement works.


Personal Information form.xls
Microsoft Excel Table 34.0 KB
Subs GA form 2017 18.xls
Microsoft Excel Table 29.0 KB
Subs letter 2017F.doc
Microsoft Word Document 41.5 KB

Autumn Programme 2017


All Troop Nights are 7.30 – 9.30pm in the Scout Hall and Scouts should attend in uniform.


Suitable jackets and outdoor footwear are always required as some activities may take place outside.

downloadable version of Sept 2017 Programme
Sept 2017 Programme.docx
Microsoft Word Document 18.5 KB





Duty Patrol


Thursday 7th

Troop nights restart

Update records from AJ17, 3 new starts, present outstanding badges from June


Thursday 14th

Review of AJ17

Slide show of AJ17.

Parents welcome to join us from 8.30pm


Thursday 21st

Auchengillan behind the scenes (TBC)

Meet at Auchengillan at 7.45 and pick up at 9.00pm.

As part of Activity Centre Service badge


Thursday 28th

Knotting and lashings

Basic and more advanced skills


Sat 30th / Sun 31st

Expedition Challenge Hike

Overnight hike for 5 Scouts from Drymen to Auchengillan to Milngavie



Thursday 5th

Social Media Safety

Awareness of being safe online. Start of Digital Citizen badge


Sunday 8th

Subway Treasure Hunt

District event. Team to be selected to represent the troop.


Thursday 12th

Social Media Safety 2

Digital Citizen Badge continued


Thursday 19th

October Week Holiday

No Troop meeting


Thursday 26th

Mugdock Park Hike

Meet at visitor centre at 7.30 and hike back to Scout Hall




Thursday 2nd

Halloween Party

Scouts to attend in fancy dress for indoor fun and games


Tuesday 7th

Scout Group AGM

All parents invited to attend.

7pm onwards in Scout Hall


Thursday 9th

Cooking Challenge

Cooking challenge in patrols, selection of Scouts to take part in District Masterchef competition


Sunday 12th

Remembrance Day

Meet at Mugdock Road car park at 10.20am in full uniform


Thursday 16th


Prep for District competition


Sunday 19th

District Masterchef

Team of 4 Scouts to represent the Troop.

Venue – 24th Glasgow Bearsden Scouts,


Thursday 23rd

Fitness Session

Keep fit and exercise


Thursday 30th

Santa Dash prep

Practice run for proposed Santa dash



Thursday 7th

Games Night

Patrol games and challenges


Date tbc

Santa Dash Event

Details to be confirmed


Thursday 14th


Pantomime at Websters Theatre, Great western Road TBC


Restart after Christmas Holidays Thursday January 11th


20th Glasgow (1st Milngavie) Scouts

Scout Hall
45-49 Main Street
G62 6BX