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Christmas Post

13 Oct 2013

Every year, as a fund-raiser and a service to Morpeth, the 4th run a Christmas post service. All Beavers, Cubs and Scouts living in Morpeth will get an allocation of
streets to deliver to. Those members who live outside the Town can volunteer to take a round or can volunteer to help on “sweep up day” which is the day …

Last Post – xmas post complete

22 Dec 2012

Dear All,
I have just returned from Scout HQ and ALL post has now been cleared – thanks to the parents who came down and took away bundles.
Special thanks to Sam Lowes – who lives in Hepscott and having already delivered his post is now doing some more around Morpeth – that’s a true cub!
Hope you all have a Happy Christmas …

It’s sorted – time to deliver (the xmas post)

19 Dec 2012

The last collection from the postboxes is complete and all the cards are sorted and in their dockets. Please do come and collect your allocation and deliver these final cards. It would aid us if you crossed-out your name on the door as you take your final cards.
The HQ will be open;
Thursday 1830hrs until 2000hrs
Friday 1800 until 1900.
If you cannot …

Bags of Christmas Post – please do collect and deliver yours

18 Dec 2012

Christmas Post is now in full swing and over 5,300 cards have been sorted. Many of these have already been delivered but there are loads of cards now stamped and sorted awaiting delivery, so please so pick your allocation up as soon as you can.

There will be another collection from some of the post-boxes on Tuesday and the final collection …

Christmas Post – 2012 Dates and Post box locations

4 Dec 2012

4th Morpeth are once again running their Christmas Post service for the Town of Morpeth.
The cost of delivery is 25p per card and there are post boxes located at Barclay’s Bank, Costa Coffee, Morrisons and Treacle Wool Shop.
The service begins 1st December and the last collection is Wednesday 19th December with all cards being delivered before Christmas. …

Christmas post allocations

4 Dec 2012

Christmas Post is once again upon us and the allocation letters have been sent to all Beavers, Cubs and Scouts from the Group that live in Morpeth.
We have also sent allocations to those from outside  Morpeth who have volunteered to help.
The lists of members are compiled many weeks in advance so there may be new starters who have not received an allocation. …

Christmas Post 2011 – A final plea

20 Dec 2011

The Christmas Post has been a great success and we raised more money for the Group this year than last and provided a sterling service to the Town of Morpeth.
Something like 80% of the Group’s membership have been actively involved in the Post this year and I would like to thank them for their support, with collecting, sorting and delivering …

Christmas Post 2011 – update

19 Dec 2011

The boxes have been emptied and sorted into pigeonholes this afternoon. Please remember to collect your last cards during one of the following times:
Tonight (Monday) 6.00 – 7.00pm
Tuesday 10.00 – 11.00am
Tuesday 6.00 – 7.00pm
We will have to make alternative (emergency?!?) plans for post not collected by 7.00pm on Tuesday so PLEASE collect your final cards during one of these …

Operation Pat complete – all post now out of the HQ!

21 Dec 2010

We’ve delivered the last of the post from the HQ including the rather snowy Mitford Village.
So, thank you for all those who volunteered (whether or not you recieved post) and if anyone is having trouble with the post they have – we do have volunteers who can help you. …

Operation Pat

21 Dec 2010

We’re down to our last 12 streets, thank you very much to all those who have braved the elements and taken some post and to those who have volunteered but those streets have already been taken.
The last push will be tonight at 1800hrs. (Operation Pat). We’re planing to drive (in a Landrover) around the last few streets with a few …