Royston beavers make toy donation to Syrian refugees

08:49 22 February 2014

The First Royston Beavers with some of their donated toys

The First Royston Beavers with some of their donated toys

Archant

Beavers in Royston have been collecting toys for refugee children in Syria.

The members of the 1st Royston Beaver colony have been donating toys and games to the Toys for Smiles campaign, a National Scout and Guiding Fellowship initiative.

Group leader Tim Mitchell said: “The aim is to help put a smile on the face of Syrian refugee children.”

The colony is looking for toys including any types of sports equipment, board games, building blocks, crayons, colouring books, pencils, toy vehicles and toy instruments.

To make a donation, visit www.1stroystonscoutgroup.org.uk

0 comments

More news stories

Alison Harrison, Liz Jakeman, Charlotte Eeles, Harrison Eeles 2

Visitors are invited to view some magnificent floral displays when Reed hosts its annual flower festival this weekend.

09:19
The UK has voted to leave the EU.

Prime Minister David Cameron has announced he will resign after the UK public voted to leave the European Union – but how did your area vote?

Lara Norris is the new CEO of Home-Start Hertfordshire and is steering the charity through a difficult financial period.

Children with mental health problems are having to wait an average of 10 years for help, with cuts to support services making the future look even bleaker.

04:14
South Cambs votes to remain.

People in South Cambs have joined North Herts in voting to remain in the European Union.

”North

Most read stories

Most commented stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Royston Crow e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up