Boys' Brigade


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Boys' Brigade

n
(in Britain) an organization for boys, founded in 1883, with the aim of promoting discipline and self-respect
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Strachan has been involved with the Boys' Brigade (BB) since 1992 and is captain of the 1st Rosehearty company as well as vice-president of the North Scottish Area.
The Company was delighted to present three Queens Badges to Adam Gordon, Matthew Gowans and Kieran Henderson - this is the highest award within The Boys' Brigade and each of the three boys has completed a challenging programme including community volunteering and an overnight residential to earn the prestigious award.
The Queen's Badge is the highest award that can be attained by a Boys' Brigade member.
For more information on The Boys' Brigade in Dunblane, visit www.dunblanebb.org.uk or find them on social media at @dunblanebb.
The concert concluded with a rousing finale courtesy of the pipe band from Airdrie and Coatbridge battalion Boys' Brigade; Frank had been battalion president and was also captain of the 1st Airdrie company for two decades.
The two-year KGVI course is aimed at installing key skills and developing and providing confidence and empowerment strategies while also covering key aspects of the Boys' Brigade training to equip young leaders to lead activities in their local BB groups.
I was 17 years old at the time, a member of the 3rd Coventry Boys' Brigade and lived in Read Street, Coventry.
He said: "My parents were keen to keep me off the streets because of the razor gangs so I joined lots of clubs,including the local Boys' Brigade."
Is there someone out there who has a second hand cash register or bankrupt stock and can bring the Boys' Brigade back into the 21st century?
Camping at Barnard Castle was a treat for these members of the lst Haverton Hill Boys' Brigade company shown in the picture top before a drumhead service held on the camp site.
Judge Stephen Earl said: "I want the message out that if you defraud church Boys' Brigades or similar, you cannot expect to get anything other than custody."
A BOYS' BRIGADE company from Caerphilly is hoping to buy a new laptop - and hope they can collect enough tokens from our Wish campaign to do just that.