Big thanks to Scouts

1St Ripley Scouts have been presented with a cheque for �123.00 for their contribution towards the Amber Valley Christmas card delivery scheme.
1St Ripley Scouts have been presented with a cheque for �123.00 for their contribution towards the Amber Valley Christmas card delivery scheme.

These Scouts have been presented with a cheque for £123.00 for their contribution towards the Amber Valley CVS Christmas card delivery scheme.

The 1st Ripley group delivered over 600 cards to Ripley and its surrounding areas over the season.

the scheme as a whole amassed a total of 3868 cards which were delivered across Amber Valley.

Group Scout leader Ron Ashton said “As a scout group we do our duty to support the community and the Christmas card delivery scheme is a good way of helping the community”

Amber Valley CVS has also given thanks to 1st Erewash Scout group and Somercotes Scout group for their assistance with the delivery of Christmas cards in their local area.

The scout group were also presented with a separate donation of £40.50 from the staff at Amber Valley Centre for Voluntary Services (CVS).