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  • Valetta Malta

    Valetta Malta

    24th November 2014

    Around 16,000 participants this morning joined the fray to take part in the annual Presidentís Fun Run in aid of the Community Chest Fund. The President's Solidarity Fun Run is in its sixth edition. Youths and Students were invited to depart together with Her Excellency from the University of Malta Campus! Sports organisations and NGOs joined this event, to make it a truly memorable one. Various Scout Groups from Malta took part during this National event. It was also an occasion to promote Diversity & Inclusion amongst The Scout Association of Malta. ...


    31st October 2014

    We're looking for a group of leaders to help us develop a project looking at how we can support LGBT Young People in Scouting; let us know if you want to get involved !!! If you would like to get involved and support this new project and development, sign up by giving us your details to the link...

  • Britain's "longest serving" Scout, Reg Hayes, has died aged 99

    Britain's "longest serving" Scout, Reg Hayes, has died aged 99

    23rd October 2014

    REG Hayes, believed to be Britain's longest serving Scout has died. The Cowley resident died tuesday afternoon at the age of 99 after being in hospital. He retired from Scouting in 2010 after serving in the 2nd Oxford SS Mary and St John Scout Group for 87 years and had been the district...

  • Youth Commissioner Named

    Youth Commissioner Named

    21st October 2014

    The Management Team and Members of FLAGS are very pleased with The Scout Associations new appointment of its Youth Commissioner Team - and would like to further endorse this great move - congratulations Hannah Kentish, Jagz Bharth and Jay Thompson - the team shows the diversity of Scouting in...

  • Mike launches Unit badge

    Mike launches Unit badge

    5th September 2014

    Tonight at Gilwell Reunion, Mike Preston - FLAGS National Support Unit Manager, revealed the design of our Officical badge to the Unit members attending this years Reunion. Mike said 'Our new badge signifies inclusiveness.  It symbolises and recognises that The Scout Association consists of...

  • Michigan Pride - Eagle Scouts stand together

    Michigan Pride - Eagle Scouts stand together

    29th August 2014

    Some of our American Brother Scouts proudly marching at Michigan Pride last weeks end click here for more info about FLAGS and Scouts for Equality working together ...

  • Pascal Tessier - NO LONGER WELCOME

    Pascal Tessier - NO LONGER WELCOME

    7th August 2014

    One of the BSA's first openly gay Eagle Scouts, Pascal Tessier, just turned 18, and is no longer eligible to participate in the program. On his birthday, he wrote a letter to the BSA's president, Robert Gates. "Openly gay adults will eventually be allowed in Scouting, Mr. Gates. As support for...

  • FLAGS+ out now

    7th August 2014

    the newest FLAGS email newsletter is on its way to an inbox near YOU!!! if you're not registered, click here and give us your details and you will automatically be added to our mailing list if you want to see this newsletter - well just click here :-) ...

  • Just had an amazing chat....

    30th July 2014

    Just had an amazing chat with a young person.  Was wearing my Scouts Scotland [some people are gay and scouts.... we're fine with it] at camp and this young person came up to me afterwards and said that the T-shirt inspired him to come out to his friends in scouts. He didn't think it would...

  • Scouts for Equality

    Scouts for Equality

    24th July 2014

    This morning Rob Vaines, made great steps to making connections and partnerships with Scouts for Equality in the USA. Rob chatted with Justin Wilson, Volunteer Community Director, to find ways that both FLAGS and SfE can work together and support each other in their work for full...

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