Scouting honours are presented
The Galloway Scout leaders and executive council plus four members of the regional team met at Twynholm for the annual gathering.
Three Dalbeattie Explorer Scouts spoke about the challenges they faced to complete their Duke of Edinburgh award. Chairman Drew Low and District Commissioner Nigel Scott presented various awards, including a 40-year service certificate to Douglas Brown of Urr Scout Troop.
The different sections prepared their programme for the coming year and the dates were collated. Following the gathering a training course called Getting Started was attended by new leaders.
Certificates The Scouts’ awards are handed over