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Scouting Personalities

Scouts owes so much to those who have dedicated their time to its values and ethos. These exhibitions explore the stories of these amazing people.

Vera Barclay: A Scouts Pioneer

Vera Barclay started one of the first Wolf Cub Packs and broke the barriers to become the first woman to work at Scout Headquarters.

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Roland Philipps: A Lasting Legacy

Explore the impact the innovative Roland Philipps had on early Scouts and how his legacy is still supporting East London Scouts today.

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Jack Cornwell: A True Scout

Discover the story of how one Jack’s bravery, in the most extreme circumstances, still inspires young people today.

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