Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell also known as B-P was born on the 22nd February in 1857. Laddsworth Primary School pupils from Howick 1st Cubs and Scouts proudly wore their scout uniforms to school on Monday the 23rd to honour the man behind the lasting scout movement, which today numbers between 25 and 40 million global members.
Calvin Tyne a Grade 5C pupil at Laddsworth Primary School in Hilton ran in the 5km leg of the Maritzburg Marathon on Saturday. The route passes through the historical centre of Pietermaritzburg and finishes at the Natal Carbineers Drill Hall, the medals for competitors were sponsored by the Natal Carbineers. Calvin's achievement was acknowledged in assembly by Headmaster, Gavin Lambooy.