NEW Cumnock scout group enjoyed a fantastic night celebrating their members and the work they do for the community.

Leaders within the group were recognised for their skills as wood badges were handed out to five leaders within the organisation.

They also received certificates after being dedicated to their training sessions.

The scheme is trying to get local students involved by making it fully inclusive and free.

Scout Leader, Iain Burgoyne, said: “New Cumnock scout group had a presentation night in their scout hall where five of their leaders received their wood badges and certificates for completion of their training and work modules.

“The recipients were Angus Hart, Leah Har, Ayrshire East District Commissioner, Leah Hart,Gavin Wight, Margaret Walker, Marion Hamilton, Angus Hart and James Cummings.”