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Scout Investiture

September 3rd, 2012

This short and simple ceremony is normally held at 8pm, the beginning of the normal troop meeting. Parents/guardians are invited to attend. Do remember your camera.
Scouting is a uniformed organisation. The new Scout should attend the investiture in their scout uniform with the exception of necker, woggle and badges. The Scout uniform is as follows:
Teal green long sleeved sweatshirt in the approved style incorporating the scout association’s logo on right sleeve. Group necker and woggle. Official long blue activity trousers and dark footwear is preferred. An official scout belt is also available.
The official scout shirt may be obtained from Rawcliffes 17, Colliergate, York or via the Internet scout shops, or
The group necker (not available from the shop) along with badges, handbook and woggle are supplied by the scout group. An investiture fee of £18.00 is charged to cover the cost of these.
With certain exceptions. Scout badges are provided without further charge. The badges presented at the investiture should be positioned as shown. These will include: Membership Badge, Group nametape, District and County badges.
The Scout promise
The scout promise – To be recited during the ceremony.
On my honour
I promise that I will do my best
To do my duty to God and to the Queen,
To help other people
And keep the scout law
You can download Scout badge possitions HERE