Lagoa channels €11,000 to borough’s scouts

Lagoa council is to plough €11,000-worth of support into the borough’s scouts groups.

In a statement, the council said it hopes the money will allow the groups to function “without financial grievances”.

The council also stressed how the role of these groups can help young people.

The full list of financial support granted is as follows:
• Agrupamento 0715 (Estômbar) – €805
• Agrupamento 1292 (Mexilhoeira da Carregação) – €1,794
• Agrupamento 413 (Ferragudo) – €3,220
• Agrupamento 511 (Lagoa) – €1,104
• Agrupamento 12565 (Parchal) – €989
• Agrupamento 1331 (S.Vicente – Marítimos de Carvoeiro) – €1,610
• Grupo 238 de Lagoa (Associação de Escoteiros de Portugal) – €1,495