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World Scout Jamboree 2015 Road Shows

posted 8 Jul 2013, 08:26 by Stu Bennett

23rd World Scout Jamboree - Kirara-hama, Japan

In 2015 tens of thousands of Scouts will converge on Kirara-hama, Japan, the venue for the 23rd World Scout Jamboree. The theme of the Jamboree will be 'Wa', which has many meanings including harmony, unity, friendship and peace. 'Wa' also stands for Japan.

Date: The Jamboree itself will run from Tuesday 28 July to Saturday 8 August 2015
Location: Kirara-hama, Yamaguchi City, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan

If your birthday is between 28 July 1997 and 27 July 2001 you are eligible to apply to join the Northumberland Jamboree unit. 
To find out more about the 23rd World Scout Jamboree in Japan please come along to a road show at one of the following locations:
10 July - House on the Hill, Newcastle. 
16 July - Palace Green, Berwick
17 July - Dilston Camp site
18 July - Tynemouth,venue TBC
19 July - T.A Centre, Alnwick
22 July - 1st Hirst Scout Hall, Manley View, Ashington
All road shows will start at 19.30. Scouts, Explorer scouts, parents and leaders are welcome to attend. 

If you have any questions please contact Paul Joseph at