Malvern Rotary Club helps the Scouts

1st Malvern Scouts team up with Rotary to refurbish its headquarters.


The 1st Malvern Scouts have teamed up with the town's Rotary Club to refurbish its scout hut. Now they are looking for volunteers to help with the work at the scout hut in Duke's Way, off Poolbrook Road.

Ian Gardner of the Scouts said: “Over 50 youngsters use the hut every week, from beavers through to scouts, with a waiting list for the beavers. By improving the facilities, we can do more activities on the premises. If we can find a couple more leaders, we can also take on more beavers, cubs and scouts."

The Rotary Club of Malvern has provided funds to start the project, and helped with some of the planning. President Andrew Bartlett said “We have produced posters that have been placed with the building merchants, not only to help us with materials, but also to help find tradesmen who are willing to give something back to the community. We still need volunteers from most trades, but our biggest need is for plasterers as the main hall needs to be skimmed. So if anyone would be willing to help, please get in touch”.

By improving facilities inside, the hall can be let for meetings and other uses. Improving the grounds will allow more camping and learning for the scout groups in a safe and secure environment.

Help has already been pledged from Howdens, B&Q, Peter Bonomini Flooring and Bradfords.

This article is reproduced with permission from Malvern Gazette, and the photographs with permission from John Anyon and Malvern Gazette.


Related pages...

The Rotary Learning Centre

more Use your time wisely during the current pandemic: Improve your understanding of Rotary, its values and programmes through online learning

Largest ever UK-based Rotary Global Grant set to support cancer patients

more RIBI press release 7th December 2018

Marketing Best Practices Guidelines

more Conveying Rotary's messages clearly and consistently is crucial to our success.

End Polio - The Iron Lung Display

more Spread the word about Rotary involvement in Ending Polio with this innovative display.

Ledbury Rotary helps school children

more Are you using Community Chest to help your local school?

Promotional material

more D1100 has some Promotional Material for Clubs to borrow

Club Community Chest put to good use

more Ledbury Rotary Club shows how Rotary can help youngsters become used to horses

Brass Band parodying Abbey Road

more Ledbury Rotary steps out

Newent Rotary Soap Box Racer

more Newent Rotarians display their racing spirit!

Swindon Old Town Festival 2018

more The power of Rotary attracted Miss UK, The Royal Wessex Yeomanry and many others this year.

Purple4Polio Rotary Grand Tour visits Monmouth

more Monmouth was one of the scheduled check points on the recent Grand Tour to promoting the End Polio Now campaign.

Rotary helps launch Sharpness Lifeboat

more The President and Rotarians of Cotswold Tyndale have raised the incredible sum of £8000 for the Sharpness Lifeboat replacement fund, and this was presented recently to the Sharpness Lifeboat Station.

Downloadable Banners etc.

more Downloadable banners that can be used on Club websites etc.

back to page above this...

District Public Image

back 2020/21