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Fingal Scout Receives National “Better Together” Award  


A River Valley Venture Scout Sean Cuttle was presented with a National “Better Together” award in Dublin last WeekBetter Together is an annual campaign that aims to build support for community and voluntary organisations, clubs and associations across Ireland by encouraging the public to support good causes and make a difference in their communities. Sean was shortlisted after an on line vote and the award was made by a panel of judges.

Sixteen year old Sean who is a Venture Scout in 171st Dublin (River Valley) Scout Group and a keen videographer won the award in the Video Short category with his video “The Adventure Begins Here” which is a short recruitment video for Scouts. Sean has made multiple videos many of which depict his various Scouting Adventures and these are published on YouTube.

Speaking to the Fingal Independent Sean who is a Student in Fingal Community College said he hopes to study film production at college and then follow a career in the film industry.

For his efforts Sean won a donation of €1000 which he plans to use to purchase new equipment and help with the homeless in the local area.

Sean’s winning Entry can be found at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WRtCdY9WDi4

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