Mason money will help give scouts better facilities

Robert Holland presents the money to Grantham and District Scout Council.
Robert Holland presents the money to Grantham and District Scout Council.

GRANTHAM and District Scout Council has been given a grant of £500 by Masons at the Provincial Grand Lodge of Lincolnshire.

Robert Holland of Robert Holland Funeral Directors presented the scouts with the cheque which will be used to improve facilities and update equipment at the district’s campsite at Dukes Covert.

The facilities are used throughout the year by schools, youth groups, the Cadet Corps and other organisations, as well as various groups within Grantham Scouting.

Pictured is Robert Holland presenting the money to Mrs Eileen Booth, district commissioner of Grantham Scouting.