70th Anniversary

A badge was designed by young people, the chosen design was then printed and given to each member.

25th Anniversary

Rose bushes were donated by the community and planted to mark the Group’s 25th anniversary.

Gordon Chesterton Retires

A member of the 5th Leicester before the war, 60-year-old Mr Chesterton left the RAF in 1947 and resumed his career in scouting when he was asked to from a scout troop at Markfield. In 1948, a squad of twelve…

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Diamond Anniversary Celebrations

2010 Diamond Anniversary Celebrations March, Gang Show April, Open Day May, Church Parade July, Group family camp

Centenary of Scouting celebrations

On 1st August 2007 Scouts all over the world will celebrate the centenary of Scouting with a special Sunrise service. A young Leader from 1st Markfield, Sam Morris, will be in Malawi Africa for the Sunrise celebration. Spring Bank Holiday….

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