Midlothian District Scouts has secured a blanket license for the District and all 8 Scout Groups within Midlothian to show Movies, TV Programmes on any entertainment video on DVD, Blu-ray, video cassette, downloads that are available for rental or purchase
The licence does not however cover performances where you charge entrance, or advertise the film showing publically.
The MPLC Umbrella Licence is the comprehensive yearly blanket licence provider for over 900 studios and producers which include covering major studios such as Walt Disney, Buena Vista, Dreamworks, Touchstone, Twentieth Century Fox, Hollywood Pictures, MGM, United Artists, Miramax, Paramount, Pixar and Universal Studios. MPLC also represent independent producers including Lionsgate, Momentum Pictures, HIT Entertainment, Ealing Studios, Metrodome, Eros International and Sony Pictures Classics as well as the major TV producers, including the BBC.
Full list of rights holders here.
Any further questions email firstname.lastname@example.org
We are delighted to invite you to our Annual General Meeting of Midlothian District Scout Council, which will this year be held Face to Face and on Zoom.
The AGM will be held on Thursday 7th October 2021 at 7.30pm in Bonnyrigg Scout Hall, Eldindean Road, Bonnyrigg EH19 2HJ
Those that wish to join by Zoom, you will need to Register Online by Clicking Here by Tuesday 5th October, to receive the login details.
For those attending in person:
- If you have symptoms, test positive for coronavirus or feel unwell you must stay at home.
- You must wear a mask indoors (unless exempt)
- There are Hand Sanitising stations around the hall
- The Hall will be ventilated, please ensure you have a Jumper / Jacket
- Being back together face-to-face is still new, and we will all be at different stages of feeling comfortable around other people. Please be respectful of other people’s space.
- Tea / Coffee and biscuits will be provided.
The AGM is open to all Adult Midlothian members. including the Regional Commissioner and Chair.
All Explorer Scouts; A representative of the Troop Leadership Forum, selected from amongst the membership of the Forum; All parents of Explorer Scouts. President, Vice Presidents and invited guests.
We are delighted that Scouts Scotlands the 38th Scottish International Patrol Jamborette will take place in Blair Atholl from Monday 18th July 2022 until Friday 29th July.
500 Scottish Explorer Scouts will camp alongside scouts from around the world, working as a dual patrol of 12, in one of six subcamps. There is an exciting programme of activities and the opportunity to form lasting international friendships.
Blair Atholl is open to Scouts and Explorers who are 14 – 17 on the first day of the camp. The Jamborette is hugely popular and unfortunately not everyone can attend so selection events will take place locally.
The camp itself costs £350 per participant for all the activities, catering, evening entertainment etc. Training Camps / Transport will be additional, and we will do our best to get grant money and fundraising opportunities to help with the cost.
Should you wish to Register Interest for your Midlothian Scout or Explorer in the Midlothian Patrol please can you complete the form below by Friday 1st October 2021
The Scout Association is moving to the Online PVG System. With the last paper PVG’s being accepted at UK Headquarters on 30th September 2021.
Further information is available here
The of the District AGM is Thursday 7th October 2021 at 7.30pm. It will be held in person at Bonnyrigg Scout Hall, with the option of logging via Zoom.
Futher information and papers to follow.
Scouts Scotland have published today a significant Youth Work guidance update since the First Ministers Annoucement of ‘beyond level zero’.
You can find out the full information by following this link.
Should you have any questions or queries do not hesitate to contact me.
The following email was sent to adults within Midlothian Scouts on 05/01/2021
No Face to Face Scouting is permitted until further notice this has been the case since 26/12/2020. With yesterday’s announcement by the First Minister, the earliest we can possibly get back to Face to Face Scouting would be 1st February 2021. This is subject to further decisions and announcements by the Scottish Government and the Scout Association.
I would appreciate if you could update everyone within your Section / Group / Unit, if you had been meeting Face to Face.
Zoom meetings are still available for Leaders to use with their young people. Please do get in touch if you would like any help with this.
Further resources can be found at our updated COVID Resource page, including accessing the 1st Virtual Facebook Group
Borthwick is also closed until further notice.
Leaders can still go through the process to have COVID Risk Assessments ready for the restart of face to face Scouting. Those that have done them already, do not have to redo them
The previous announcement from Scouts Scotlaand is available here, when this is updated we will share the information.
I’d like to thank all our volunteers, young people and parents for all that we’ve achieved throughout this pandemic.
Should anyone have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.