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Rockin' Eats: Gordon Ramsay's Jamboree Cafe
A Culinary Adventure for All Ages The Essex International Jamboree 2024 has been a fantastic event filled with exciting activities, and one of the highlights has undoubtedly been the Soft Rock Cafe by the world-renowned chef, Gordon Ramsay. Known for his fiery personality and exceptional culinary sk...
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Aim for Adventure at EIJ 2024!
This post is a test: Get ready to test your precision and skill at the On Target Zone during Essex International Jamboree 2024! From July 27th to August 3rd, Scouts and Guides from around the world will gather for an unforgettable week of activities and friendship. While specific details about the O...
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Let the Essex International Jamboree be the place to make friends for life
Back in 1984, the Essex International Jamboree first welcomed members of Guides to join the fun, and thank goodness they did!!  As at that first Jamboree a young German lady, called Christa attended with her troop and met my Mother, Stella Watts.  As Christa was learning and perfecting her...
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An Irish Yarn ...
11th Cork Cloghroe Scout Group are so delighted with the prospect of participating in Essex International Jamboree 2024. We first joined you in 2012. Our first trip to a Jamboree. What an incredible experience for Scouts and leaders alike.  It's hard to believe we were part of  a group of ...
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The EIJ A-Z of fundraising
We have put together a list to help you kick start your fundraising to bring yourself and your young people to the Essex International Jamboree in 2024. We also have a team on hand who can help you, just email them at
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How long has the Essex Jamboree been around?
The Essex International Jamboree can trace its roots back nearly 100 years! Back in 1927, Essex held a large Scout Rally at Priory Park in Southend which was visited by the Founder, Robert Baden-Powell, and it is recorded that he received a rousing welcome and was so delighted to see all t...
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