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Beavers - 2nd Thurso
Davidsons Lane, Thurso
S Carson, 14 The Crescent
01847 892518

5 February 06
Thurso Beavers Raise 350 For Children's Home In India

Second Thurso Beavers have been busy "beavering" away in raising funds for a childrens home in Goya, India. At recent "Beaver Drive" and through collecting 20 pence pieces in "smartie" tubes a magnificent 350 was raised . All of this money will be donated to the "Father Angel Niketan" Boys Home when Beaver Leader Sandra Carson visits there next week. The money will purchase books, equipment and assist in much needed repairs to the Home.  The Second Thurso Beavers have supported this charity of several years now, but this year there will be an added bonus in that the Home will receive two football team strips, donated to the Beavers. Transporting these to India could have been very expensive but, Emirate Airlines have waived the extra baggage allowance in order that no additional charges will be incurred.

The photograph shows the Second Thurso Beavers at a recent "Burns Supper". with Leaders for left to right, Paula Mackay, Deborah Lavery, Ian Pearson, Jim Hawthorn, James Carson, Sandra Carson and Kenny Rennie guest piper.

11 February 06
Beaver Drive Raised 400
Beaver Scout "Beaver Drive". This Annual event raises money for a boys home in India and the event helped Second Thurso Beavers achieve their "International" badge. Just over 400 was raised and as the photos show, fun was had by all.