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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BOB-A-JOB WEEK»
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August Day And The Posse
“But it's not Bob-A-Job week,” chimed in Jaffa.” “I know that, it's for our own benefit
; and not for the benefit of the Cubs.” Dear me! You always get one don't you? I
think I best explain to those of you who may not know what Bob-A-Job week is, ...
Andrew Heath, 2014
Head on the Block
I'm sure there must have been accidents but the risks were presumably deemed
acceptable; I recall no visits to hospital casualty as a result of mortal wound or
stabbing. Scout Bob-a-Job Week, renamed simply Job Week when a shilling – or
Tony Cooper, 2013
Controversial Expectations: The Life Tutor Without a Face
The Boy Scouts had me taking part in Bob-a-Job week. During this yearly event,
scouts go round the village doing jobs for a bob (a bob used to be a shilling; now
it's five pence). My mother's words, 'If you don't ask, you may never receive' ...
Wynie A van Wyngaarden, 2014
Many Changeful Years
Apart from rare donations from parents, the funds raised by the annual “Bob-a-Job” Week were the only source of income for the scout troops in most
neighborhoods. All of the scoutmasters were volunteers, but monies were
needed for renting ...
Graham Lister, 2005
The Smallest Happy Number
'Hello, it's Bob-a-Job week and we're...' 'No thanks.' The door closed quickly and
Billy and Andy looked at each other with varying degrees of confusion, dismay
and annoyance. Ifit was going to be like this then there was no way they were ...
Paul Williams, 2010
Dare to Love
'Mick explained that the boys were Boy Scouts and were trying to earn some
money for Bob a Job week. 'Was it Bob-a-Job week? 'I don't know.' 'They'd done
lots ofjobs around the house and garden but they were trying to bring in the
Penny Dixon, 2012
We're doing bob-a-Job week together.' Trev dashed upstairs to put on his uniform
and they banged out of the house. They reappeared at supper time and I should
have realised by Trev's air of excitement and flushed face that something was ...
D. E. Harker, 2012
My Life in Rhyme
So on purpose I did fail that test? Just to be with the gang I thought the best. I
know now thatI did make a mistake, For the rest ofmy life I would be a fake? Bob-a-Job Week I was trying my hand atbob-a-job week, To 20 Ray Thomson.
Ray Thomson, 2011
I've noticed that mostly men drink tea and mostly women drink coffee, it is
perplexing. I also noticed that granulated coffee is a lot nicer then the powdered
variety. Thanks, Ken Watney. Bob a Job Week Dear Sir, The other day a couple ...
Australian Master GST Guide 2012
Fringe benefits to employees If the charity provides fringe benefits. Odd jobs
carried out by Scouts during ''job week'' (or ''bob-a-job week'') are not subject to
GST. The same rules apply where the goods pass through a. Australian Master
Philip McCouat, 2012
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BOB-A-JOB WEEK»
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Rugby League Week #21 - Wishing Wello well
... saw something no one else presumably had in a quiet baby-faced kid who looked as if he'd arrived at Knowsley Road for bob-a-job week. «Love Rugby League, Jun 15»
Free markets aren't rubbish – in fact, they solve our rubbish woes
Rather, when, for example, the Scouts do bob-a-job week, or when someone's wandering around skint, an old phone has – say – a value of a ... «The Register, Apr 15»
On this day: A US oil company bought London Bridge
1949: The first Bob-a-Job Week was inaugurated by the Scout Movement in Britain. 1949: The Republic of Ireland was proclaimed, severing ... «Scotsman, Apr 15»
Puppies Penny and Barley are ready for Easter at Tudor Roost …
“We had Bob-a-Job week and I ended up cutting hedges. I liked doing gardening. Then along came the coronation and I actually won the 'best ... «East Anglian Daily Times, Mar 15»
Knutsford Scouts lend a helping hand to deliver Christmas cards this …
Alison Padley-Woods, who organised the event along with Alison Rees, said: “Scouts don't do bob-a-job week anymore, but this scheme is an ... «Knutsford Guardian, Dec 14»
A Scout badge in Public Relations? Please no – we have enough …
Bob-a-job week is not what it was. It's got to the point where it's even affecting our national discourse, with public servants making all manner of ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Nov 14»
FD in Five Minutes: Alan Sharpe of the RSPB
As a child, what was your first exposure to charity? It was bob-a-job week, to raise funds for our scout group. Anybody need their windows or ... «Third Sector, Oct 14»
Jonathan Dodd: The Pursuit of Happiness
I was forced as a Cub Scout to do Bob-a-Job week, where I was given a road and told to ring doorbells and ask for work in exchange for a bob, ... «On The Wight, Sep 14»
Way We Were: Stephen Potter reminisces about the Cub Scouts …
Generations of Scouts will remember Bob-a-Job Week, when they carried out various good deeds to raise funds for the organisation. «Stoke Sentinel, Aug 14»
Trek or treat: Should I pay for my friend's charity holiday?
Whether it was bob-a-job week or buying a cake at the church fete, it was not an all-round loss. Even entering a raffle gave you an outside ... «BBC News, May 14»
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