Activity Stream

Filter
Sort By Time Show
Recent Recent Popular Popular Anytime Anytime Last 24 Hours Last 24 Hours Last 7 Days Last 7 Days Last 30 Days Last 30 Days All All Photos Photos Forum Forums
  • Rob_82's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:34 PM
    Thanks for these ideas. I didn't even know there were international forums here. Must navigate the site more :-)
    3 replies | 111 view(s)
  • mang21's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:49 PM
    mang21 replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    Whilst I broadly agree with you Dan, I'm slightly cautious that if we make more hours available to work we gradually make it necessary to work more...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • not-so's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:25 PM
    UK Parliament Week We held an all section evening and Tobias Ellwood MP came to visit us. He talked for 20 mins, including about being an Eagle...
    218 replies | 28147 view(s)
  • recneps's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:49 PM
    recneps replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    Totally agree with you Chris We have moved, and I think its a good thing, from being a 9-5 economy. There are plenty of services that, by...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • Ihatecamping's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:44 PM
    We recently made bread and butter. Cost about 10 for double cream, plus a bit of flour. Every Cub brought in a jam jar (some shared, because it's...
    36 replies | 4297 view(s)
  • Ihatecamping's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:25 PM
    Ihatecamping replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    I liked it when Sunday was a different day to all the others. But then, I was the kind of person who thought Channel Four was a dangerous,...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • pa_broon74's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:14 PM
    pa_broon74 replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    I think on balance, Sunday opening is a good thing. So long as it remains different from a week day and paid accordingly as in, time and half or...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • ASLChris's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:10 PM
    ASLChris replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    But their time off is protected - it's only which exact days of the week they work which aren't (unless they choose to work more for more money).
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • Bushfella's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:51 PM
    Go to WOSM site and follow the links for International Scouting. You can partner up with Scouts in another country.
    3 replies | 111 view(s)
  • KingstonCubber's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:22 PM
    Interesting how this varies across Europe. Someone up the thread was surprised by the low level of church attendance in France and Germany given the...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • nevynxxx's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:02 PM
    Is Scotland another country? There are plenty of Scottish leaders on here.... There a few international ones who may be around too.... How about...
    3 replies | 111 view(s)
  • nevynxxx's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:00 PM
    nevynxxx replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    For once I agree with you. I've worked IT for a Sofa company that aims to open new stores on Boxing day.... It's not a big deal, even when you have...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • Rob_82's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:56 PM
    Hi, I am having a right pickle with the World challenge requirement 'make contact with scouts in another country'. Unfortunately we missed...
    3 replies | 111 view(s)
  • ASLChris's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:39 PM
    ASLChris replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    I have absolutely no sympathy with people who think shops should have be closed on Sundays. It's stupid. As are Sunday trading laws. If you work...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • nevynxxx's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:58 PM
    nevynxxx replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    So we come in around 12th, and the only countries above us are in Europe? When you combine holidays and vacation that is..... Not bad really is it?
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • Bushfella's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:52 PM
    Bushfella replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    Just to clarify http://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2016/04/08/mapped-the-countries-with-the-most-holidays/
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • nevynxxx's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:43 PM
    nevynxxx replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    Probably. We also already have some of the most generous holiday entitlement in the world what with Bank Holidays and stuff....
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • pa_broon74's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:39 PM
    pa_broon74 replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    Not sure about Scotland, but is there not protection in employment law that protects religious observance? Sure there was a Sports presenter who said...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • nevynxxx's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:30 PM
    nevynxxx replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    I think the issue there is with our lax working time regulations. The problem is that people who want to observe their religious holidays should be...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • pa_broon74's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:45 AM
    We do that with Scouts, we look at the badge requirements before the kids arrive and think - oh, I think they might manage that. Then the kids all...
    4408 replies | 342337 view(s)
  • ianw's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:43 AM
    Well we've managed flat breads and swiss rolls so far this term, so they should be familiar with the concept of flour. This is explorers. I'm in...
    4408 replies | 342337 view(s)
  • pa_broon74's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:51 AM
    Mmm, by my standards, you've been quite bold. I failed at twists last night. Ended up doing S'mores.
    4408 replies | 342337 view(s)
  • pa_broon74's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:48 AM
    pa_broon74 replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    I have a tiny sliver of sympathy for the not-opening-on-Sunday thing - although for entirely different reasons from the minister on the radio. I well...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • bryceek's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:39 AM
    http://www.rathobyresforge.co.uk/ made ours. Seriously substantial stuff.
    15 replies | 621 view(s)
  • London Scouter's Avatar
    16-11-2017, 10:28 PM
    London Scouter replied to a thread Twitter in Scouting Talk
    Thanks - this change has passed me by - it is v useful indeed.
    4 replies | 389 view(s)
  • Epic's Avatar
    16-11-2017, 09:15 PM
    Epic replied to a thread Loosing Scouts in Scouts
    To be fair all my Scouts are on the automatic progression list via OSM so the explorer leaders can see who are due. Similarly I know when cubs are...
    77 replies | 3281 view(s)
  • MattR's Avatar
    16-11-2017, 09:13 PM
    MattR replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    "Don't judge others by their actions while judging yourself by your intentions." The dark side of religion is where someone tells someone else...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • Ihatecamping's Avatar
    16-11-2017, 05:34 PM
    Ihatecamping replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    I believe we would be very far from OK. Closer to the situation during conquests of Mohammed, or the Crusades, than any kind of civilised response to...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • Mallah's Avatar
    16-11-2017, 05:17 PM
    Mallah replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    Big brush of Tar there roger!
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
  • recneps's Avatar
    16-11-2017, 04:47 PM
    recneps replied to a thread Modern Remembrance in The Lounge
    Sunday opening is a whole different kettle of fish For the UK to have a policy restricting when shops can open on a day that, to the vast majority...
    89 replies | 3076 view(s)
More Activity