15 Apr 2023

Thank you to everyone that has placed an order for plants this year, it will make another big contribution to the activities for the group and maintenance costs.

We look forward to delivery of the plants and welcoming you to collect them on Saturday 20th May 2023 or delivering them in the evening, and hope you enjoy the plants in your gardens.

5 Apr 2022

We look forward to our supplier growing your plant orders and delivering them to the Scout Group HQ in time for distribution to all of you who made orders to support the group and transform your gardens!

14 Feb 2022

Sad news that Eddie Richards who many involved with 17th Barrow (St Perran’s) Scout Group will know, and Scouting across the district, has passed away on Monday 7th February aged 73.

For anyone who would like to attend his funeral, it is being held at St James’ church in Hindpool, at 11.30 on Friday 18th February.

Eddie Richards at AGM 2013

More details in local newspaper Notices

Eddie Richards – St Francis Scouts circa 1962

St George’s Day at St James 2016

St George’s Day 2016 presentation


St George’s Day – in the bellringers …

18 Aug 2020

This year’s AGM will be held on 28th Aug 2020 @ 19:00.
As a charity, this will be an open meeting, but to comply with current restrictions it is being held virtually over GoToMeeting interested parties should therefore request login details from secretary@17thBarrow.org.UK

23 May 2020

Please nominate us in this (our charity number is 521555) and spread the word to ask friends and family for a chance to win £1000 for 17th Barrow Scout Group.
Closing date and time for submitting the Nominations Form is 23:59 on Sunday 24th May 2020 …. so we all need to get our skates on!
Our charity type is education and skills and you just click on the nominate charity link: https://movementforgood.com/


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 …

23 Feb 2020

Tea Prepared for the return of the annual Bake Sale!

25 Nov 2018

Fancy a splash in the Irish Sea on New Year’s Day? or would you prefer to stay snug and warm and sponsor someone else to go for a splash?
A swim fundraising page [<-direct link] for this event has been set up to raise money for the Minibus and Group funds and can also be reached through the Scout Group MyDonate page (click ‘Go’ button near Sponsor).
Please support and help motivate those taking part to get more than their toes wet!

10 Sep 2018

Extraordinary General Meeting
The sole purpose of this EGM is to vote in a new treasurer/trustee and banking representatives for the charity and should only take approx. 10 minutes.
Any member/public is welcome to attend at 19:10 Scout hut Yarlside Road.
Please can any other nominees contact the Group.