Articles Archive for March 2020

28 Mar 2020

Dear customers, as always, we are incredibly grateful for your support of our group, and we always look forward to delivering our grower’s fabulous plants to you all.  We have been carefully monitoring the COVID-19 situation and had hoped to be able to continue by making complementary deliveries to all customers so as to brighten the otherwise dull existence of lockdown.  However, with the potential severity of the pandemic, consequent restrictions, and the length of its continuation so unknown, the 17th Barrow Scouts committee have decided that the most sensible …

23 Mar 2020

Coronovirus Update #2
Dear Parents/Carers/Beavers/Cubs/Scouts,
Wow, what a difference a week makes. These are different and challenging times. We’re absolutely devastated that we have had to curtail face to face meetings with such abruptness. However, as described in the email from our Chief Commissioner, these are not choices that have been made lightly and they are for all our and our families’ benefit.
We hope that you and your families are not too adversely affected by the virus and should you catch it, the impact is minimal.
The Scout Association are helping with a …

22 Mar 2020

Notice to all associated with 17th Barrow Scout Group
There will be no surprise after this week’s announcements and developments that face-to-face meetings of all sections – Beavers, Cubs and Scouts – have been suspended.
Tim Kidd (Chief UK Scout Commissioner) issued an important update on the developing Coronovirus (Covid-19) situation on Monday 16th March 2020.
17th Barrow Scout Group will be making an announcement in the next day or two about how we will proceed and provide continued activities and badge work as best as we can while following the demands for …