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County Symposium November 2022

County Symposium November 2022

We are inviting all GSL, Group Chair, District Commissioners including Deputies and Assistant Commissioners, District Chairs and County Role holders to attend our winter County Symposium on 6th November 2022 at The Bankhouse, Bransford, Worcester WR6 5JD starting at 6.30pm.

Join us for the evening including a hog roast meal (vegan and vegetarian alternatives).

We want to share the developments occurring in local and National Scouting including District, County, Shirejam 2023, Shirehike Big Weekend. This includes movements from elements discussed in our meet-up in Summer 2022. We also will spend some time exploring transformation updates and what they mean to us.

This is also an opportunity to share ideas and best practices including networking with members.

Please book on by 30th October 2022 so we can manage numbers – please book here:


  • Transformation Updates
    • New Systems
    • Membership
    • Tools
    • Issues and Blockers
  • Shirejam Portfolio
    • Shirejam 2023
      • Senior Volunteer Updates
      • Concerns and Issues
    • Shirehike 2023
  • Keeping us Safe
  • County Updates
    • New processes and people
    • Next few years – group changes
  • Civic Awards
  • Adult Awards
  • Jamboree
    • In a box
    • Unit Support
  • Scouting Perceptions in the County


Nature and the outdoors are languages that can be learned. Once you identify a beech tree, tie a clove hitch or cook a simple meal over a fire that you’ve built yourself, you’ll never forget it.'
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls