In this March 1, 2018, file photo, Tatum Weir, centre, carries a tool box she built as her twin brother Ian, left, follows after a Cub Scout meeting in Madbury, New Hampshire. Fifteen communities in New Hampshire are part of an “early adopter” programme to allow girls to become Cub Scouts and eventually members of the newly renamed Scouts BSA. Photo: AP

US Boy Scouts drop the ‘boy’ as they welcome girls to renamed Scouts BSA

The name change next year will come as the first girl Cub Scouts graduate into the flagship Scouts programme for children 11 and older

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In this March 1, 2018, file photo, Tatum Weir, centre, carries a tool box she built as her twin brother Ian, left, follows after a Cub Scout meeting in Madbury, New Hampshire. Fifteen communities in New Hampshire are part of an “early adopter” programme to allow girls to become Cub Scouts and eventually members of the newly renamed Scouts BSA. Photo: AP
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