About the Author

Jimmy Johnson



Marital Status Married to Jane, we were married on the 15th April 2000 at St Paul’s Parish Church, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria
Children 2

Moved to Cumbria in September 2001, I lived in Douglas from 1997-2001 because of work. Previously lived in Derbyshire. I went to boarding school in Southern Ireland due to my parents living in Saudi Arabia.

Scout Beginning’s:

1981-1983 Cub Scout, With 20th Dublin (Dundrum) Scout Group; 1991 Became Leader with 2nd Bramcote (Panther’s) Cub Pack


ACSL, 2nd Bramcote 1991-1993 ; CSL 63rd Derby (Darley Abbey) 1992-1996; ACSL 1st Church Broughton 1996-1997; 1st Douglas ASL 1997-1997; 1st Douglas SL 1997-2001, 1st Grange and Cartmel, ASL 2001- to date, Cumbria County Scout Council, ACC (Scouts) 2004- to date


Initial, 1991; Introductory, 1992; Leadership 1 (Cubs) 1993; Leadership 1 (Scouts) 1997; Leadership 2, 1994; Woodbadge, 1994; First Aid, 1993 and 2000 Sign Language, 1994; Basic Campfire Leaders Course 1995,Advanced Campfire Leaders Course 1999, M- Form, 1994 and 1997, MiDAS Minibus Test 1999

Other Scouting Events

1994 International Camp Staff Program, Detroit USA; 1995 Peak’95 (with Troop); 1995 Visited World Jamboree, Holland; 1996 Essex Jamboree (Staff); 1997 Loughdan’97, Ireland (with Troop), Amikaro’97 (Staff); 1997,98, 99, 02 and 03 Service Team Gilwell Park (Winter Camps); 1998 Sherwood’98 (with Troop),1997 & 1999 Spring Bank Camp, 2000 Michigan International Camporee (with Troop), 2001 Ulster 2001, Northern Ireland, (with Troop), 2002 Cumbaree, Cumbria (Staff), 2003 Sherwood 2003 Nottinghamshire (Staff), 2004 Essex International Scout Jamboree (Staff)


Playing rugby, Mountain Biking, Hiking, Orienteering, Computing and the Internet.


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