Members of the Steering Committee for the setting up of a new Scout Association - Baden Powell Scouts Malta paid a cordial visit to the Parliamentary Secretary for Youth and Sport, the Hon. Mr. Clyde Puli, M.A., B.A., M.C.I.P.R., M.I.M., M.P. at Casa Leone, St. Venera. George Mangion discussed with the Hon Parliamentary Secretary, Mr. Puli, the setting up of the new Scout Association and the reasons for the breakaway from the Malta Scout Association. Mr. Mangion stated during the meeting, that B-P Scouts Malta was not in any way a rival of the Malta Scouts Association but on the contrary, the new Scout Association intends to work with other Scout Groups and any other Youth Organisation. Mr. Mangion explained to Mr. Gonzi the primpary aims of B-P Scouts Malta and the plans to promote and secure traditional scouting on the Island. George Mangion who was accompanied by Mrs. Yolanda Camilleri and Ms. Corinne Galea, informed the Hon Mr. Clyde Puli that the steering committe was making the necessary preparations to register Baden Powell Scouts Malta as an NGO. The Hon. Mr. Clyde Puli augured Baden Powell Scouts Malta every success for the future.