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Scouting guide to be revamped


The handbook for Scouts, written by the movement's founder just over 100 years ago, is facing a rewrite to make it more relevant for the 21st Century.

Robert Baden-Powell's original Scouting for Boys: A Handbook for Instruction in Good Citizenship has sold more than 100m copies worldwide.

Tim Muffett reports.


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