Lancashire Scouts celebrate St George’s Day

Picture by Julian Brown 23/04/17



South Ribble District Scouts Annual St George's Day Parade from St Mary's RC Church, Leyland
Picture by Julian Brown 23/04/17 South Ribble District Scouts Annual St George's Day Parade from St Mary's RC Church, Leyland

Members of Scout, Cubs and Beaver groups took part in parades celebrating St George’s Day.

In Leyland, a church service was held at St Mary’s Church before the procession passed through the town centre to the gates of Worden Park on Sunday.

Picture by Julian Brown 23/04/17



South Ribble District Scouts Annual St George's Day Parade from St Mary's RC Church, Leyland

Picture by Julian Brown 23/04/17 South Ribble District Scouts Annual St George's Day Parade from St Mary's RC Church, Leyland

Led by a drumming band, they paraded from the church on Broadfield Drive along Lancastergate around to Fox Lane before finishing at the park.

A celebration event in Chorley saw the 22 Scout and Guide groups from within Chorley join together to parade from Astley Hall to the field by pet’s corner.