Beaver Scout Leader honoured with award
One of 1stPark Street's long-standing Beaver Scout Leaders has been presented with the Wood Badge, recognising his commitment to Scouting.
Chris Holliss, a Leader with Thumpers Colony, was presented with the award by District Commissioner Anne Barnes at the Colony's meeting on Thursday 7th March. The Wood Badge is presented to Leaders in recognition of their achievement in leadership and services to young people. To be eligible for the award, Leaders must complete a series of training modules, commit to ongoing learning, and be recommended by their Training Advisor.
Chris, who completed the Wood Badge training programme within 12 months, was also presented with his Five-Year Service award on the same occasion.