A North-east scout group is facing a £1,000 bill after a well-used hut was burned to the ground. Firefighters were called to a blaze at the Daviot Scouts’ site on Sunday evening. The shelter is used by youngsters from Scout groups in the North-east to eat and cook. Keith Millar, Gordon district commissioner, said they were disappointed the hut had been targeted. He added: “It is a shame that it has happened – it is just reckless. “We are planning to rebuild it and it will cost around £1,000, plus the time of the volunteers. We have enough money to rebuild it and are planning to do it by the middle of August.” “In the short term, we’ll make sure…
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