Break Flag to start meeting or day
Flag prepared and Troop at alert
Leader announces, "Group*, Group alert" who walks smartly to flag
* Or Troop, Camp, Parade, as appropriate.
Leader nominates Patrol Leader or Smartest scout in that Patrol (normal who opened evening)
Patrol Leader then pulls rope attached to flag
Patrol Leader then takes 2 steps back and looks at flag (checking its right way up)
Patrol Leader then announces salute the flag
Troop then salutes the flag
Patrol Leader hand drops to side
Troops hands then drop
Patrol leader then walks smartly back to patrol
Leader announces "Group stand at ease"
Leader does welcome and any notices for start of evening.
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- Membership - Traditions
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