Boys and girls are invited to register at a local scout group.

The1st Mauchline Scouts are holding a registration and open evening on Thursday, August 29 from 7-8.30pm.

Members are urged to attend the event at Mauchline Scout Hall for registration for the new term of beavers, cubs and scouts. The event is also open to boys and girls (minimum age of five years and nine months) who wish to join.

A spokesperson for the 1st Mauchline Scouts said: “We will be hosting a registration open evening to update all our records for the term ahead and to introduce everyone to our new OSM (Online Scout Manager) administration system which will allow us to manage our sections more efficiently.

“We’ll also share some of the great ideas we have planned for the months ahead including what badges we hope to work towards. It’s also a great opportunity for parents to ask any questions and help us get your youngsters set for an exciting time ahead and also look towards our Group Camp 2020.”