Scouts gather funds for their jamboree trip of a lifetime

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Scouts who are preparing to embark on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Japan have been gathering support from their local rotary club.

Five members ofBelper District Scouts have been raising funds to attend the 23rd International Jamboree in Kiara-hama in 2015.

John Scotney, from the Rotary Club of Belper & Duffield, said: “The Rotary Club will be supporting them by making a donation and also helping with some of their fund raising activities.”

Pictured: Rotary President Hilary Surga with the scouts, Sophie Hext, Thomas Ford, Kieran White, Nathan Hemstock and Will Frost.