Articles Archive for April 2012

2 Apr 2012

Every year the Scout Association carries out its annual census taking a snap shot of membership on the 31st January.
This year Wokingham continued its trend by increasing its membership in nearly all sections and adults.
We recorded an over all membership of 983 which is an increase of 5% over 2011’s numbers, with Youth membership being 783. Our Beaver section (6-8yrs) was up by 9%, Scouts (10.5 – 14.5yrs) was up 2% and our Explorer section (14-18yrs) was up by 27%.
Possibly the one most interesting take aways was we saw a 39% increase over 2011 …