3rd Tynemouth

(Ritsons Own) Scout Group

Billy Mill Lane, North Shields, NE29 8LP

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Formed on the 17th May 1915 by George Greenacre of Chirton. Registered as the 1st Chirton (St. Luke's) on the 25th November 1915. The patronage of the colliery caused the name to become Preston Colliery Scouts and then "Ritson's Own" in honour of Colonel Ritson the owner of the colliery.

See the Group History for an in depth story

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Buying stuff online!! Why not raise money for the group..........

Simply register with the site Easy Fundaraising, go to any of the retailers listed to make your purchases and the group gets a percentage back. Most major retailers can be found on the site.

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This site was last updated on:

16th June 2019

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