First time success for Scouts

The 10th Ilkeston Scouts win third place in the Derbyshire Scouts' Rampage event at Drum Hill, near Morley.
The 10th Ilkeston Scouts win third place in the Derbyshire Scouts' Rampage event at Drum Hill, near Morley.

Village Scouts have become the first Ilkeston district group to have success at a county-wide competition, involving outdoor pursuits.

The 10th (All Saints, Stanley Common) group took part in the Rampage event at Drum Hill, near Morley.

They placed third overall in the competition which involved shooting, mountain biking, an assault courts and a treasure hunt.

It was the first time the group had entered the event.

Their prize was presented by the Mayor of Derby.