Scouting launches consultation on considering welcoming atheists as full members

Added 18/12/2012 test

UK Scouting has launched a survey to ask its members whether an alternative version of the Scout Promise should be developed for atheists and those unable to make the existing commitment. Everyday Scouting is guided by a set of Fundamentals, and these are expressed through the wording of our Promise and Law, plus our activity programme, policies and procedures. Today we launch a survey asking for views on what impact these revised Fundamentals would have. The online survey will remain open until 31 January 2013 to give people sufficient time to reflect