QSA Roll of Honour

QSA Roll of Honour

The following members of Dorset Scouts achieved the highest award possible as a Young Person – the Queens Scout Award.

Is your name missing from this list? If you have been, or are, a member of Dorset Scouts and you hold the Queens Scout Award, please contact James on queensscout@dorsetscouts.org.uk.


2021 - Ian Smewing


Ian achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2021 as a member of Christchurch district. As part of his award, he served as Dorset’s and Christchurch’s first Youth Commissioner, completed his DofE Gold Award, and attended the World Scout Moot in Iceland.









2021 - Elliott Ray


Elliott achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2021 as a member of Christchurch district.

2021 - Zoe Rowbotham

Zoe achieved her Queens Scout Award in 2021 as a member of Wareham and Isle of Purbeck district. As part of her award, she completed multiple nights camping in the UK and Abroad, Organised local community events and helped run her local scout groups meetings.




2021 - Jack Ogden


Jack achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2021 as a member of Christchurch district.

2020 - Nick McTernan


Nick achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2021 as a member of Wareham and Isle of Purbeck district.

2020 - Ben Woodcock


Ben achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2021 as a member of Weymouth and Portland district.

2020 - Tom Hodd


Tom achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2020 as a member of Wareham and Purbeck district.

2019 - Martin Underwood


Martin achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2019 as a member of Christchurch district. As part of his award, he achieved his Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award, acted as Mayors Scout for Christchurch Council and attended visited Buckingham Palace.







2019 - Jade McCarthy


Jade achieved her Queens Scout Award in 2019 as a member of Christchurch district.

2019 - Ricky Harris


Ricky achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2019 as a member of Christchurch district.

2018 - Samuel Whiting


Samuel achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2018 as a member of Bournemouth district.

2018 - Georgia Hazell


Georgia achieved her Queens Scout Award in 2018 as a member of Poole district.

2017 - Keren Gething


Keren achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2017 as a member of Wareham and Purbeck district.

2016 - Rowan Findler


Rowan achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2016 as a member of Wareham and Purbeck district.

2016 - Aaron Palmer


Aaron achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2016 as a member of Wareham and Purbeck district. As part of his award, he climbed mountains and completed his Mountain Leader Assessment, and attended Windsor Castle to receive his award.




2015 - Rory Collier


Rory achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2015 as a member of Dorchester and West district.

2014 - Daniel Gale


Daniel achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Weymouth and Portland district.

2014 - Kaylee Gault


Kaylee achieved hier Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Bournemouth district.

2014 - Andy Rooke


Andy achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Christchurch district.

2014 - Philip Collier


Philip achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Dorchester and West district.

2014 - Kyran Yeatman


Kyran achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Poole district.

2014 - Antony Dakin


Antony achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Poole district.

2014 - Holly Dent


Holly achieved her Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Wareham and Purbeck district.

2014 - Peter Meadows


Peter achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Wareham and Purbeck district.

2014 - John Salter


John achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Wareham and Purbeck district.

2014 - Tom Lavin


Tom achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Wareham and Purbeck district.

2014 - Dan Dechazel


Dan achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2014 as a member of Weymouth and Portland district.

2013 - James Winchester


James achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2013 as a member of Poole district. As part of his award, he hiked in Dartmoor and France, did an international trip to the Australian Jamboree and attended Windsor Castle to receive his award.




2013 - Mark Dunkerley

Mark achieved his Queens Scout Award in 2013 as a member of Poole district.



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