Felicity wins award for completing all Beaver badges

Seven-year- old Felicity Gilby, a Beaver member of the Mildenhall Scout Group, has earned all 20 activity badges, six challenge awards, eleven staged badges, has participated in 7 nights away, has been a lodge leader and has earned the prestigious Chief Scout's Bronze Award.



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Seven-year- old Felicity Gilby, a Beaver member of the Mildenhall Scout Group, has earned all 20 activity badges, six challenge awards, eleven staged badges, has participated in 7 nights away, has been a lodge leader and has earned the prestigious Chief Scout's Bronze Award. PICTURE: Mecha Morton
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A seven-year-old Beaver has won the prestigious Chief Scout’s bronze award after completing all 20 activity badges.

Felicity Gilby, a Beaver member of Mildenhall Scout Group and St Mary’s Academy pupil, also completed six challenge awards, 11 staged badges, participated in seven nights away and has been a lodge leader.

Karina Harrison, Beaver leader of Mildenhall Scout Group, said: “I’ve never met such an eager and enthusiastic child. When she came to me and said ‘Simba I want all the badges’, I knew she meant it and I knew she’d do it.”

Abigail Gilby, Felicity’s mother, said: “She is a very determined child and when she sets her mind to something, she does her utmost to achieve it.”