And so another scouting year comes to an end and what a great year it's been there have been adventures, new skills, fun and games. Over half of the young people in the group have been away on camp for at least 1 night and many have been away for 6/7 night this year. Some … Continue reading Another Year Over
Well what a crazy fun couple of weeks we've had. WillowBeavers had a fun night at the Umberslade adventure and Birch were playing Robin Hood practicing their archery skills Cubs had their end of term sports night with Egg & Spoon, Sack Race, Wheelbarrow and more. Scouts finished the year with a games and party … Continue reading End of term fun time
More sunny weather this week meant all of the sections got out and about for the evenings. Scouts spent the night playing games on the field, while Cubs took a stroll around the village exploring and discovering new places. Birch Beavers were at 4 Ashes Golf playing crazy golf and Willow Beavers also had a … Continue reading More fun in the sun.
After a few washed out weeks Willow Beavers and the Scouts gout outside into the woods. Willow Beavers had a great time building their bug hotels, collecting sticks and leaves to create the home for all sorts of insect life in their gardens. Scouts spent their evening, Axing, Sawing and Whittling, learning the safe procedures … Continue reading Finally the rain went away and we went out to play !!
Another varied and fun week this week across the group. We have had Willow Beavers making Fathers Day cards and then trying out mini pioneering, making towers out of Spaghetti and Marshmallows, although they may have got higher if they had eaten less and built more. Birch Beavers had Jim, Grandpa to one of the … Continue reading Expeditions and Marshmallows
Congratulations to Chief Scout Bear Grylls on being awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list. BBC News Story
This week saw the cubs out on the playground practicing their knots and lashings building their own tents from garden canes and canvas. Willow Beavers worked on their gardening badges and have taken home cress pots to grow and observe Birch made the most of the good weather and went round the grounds on a … Continue reading
The groups were on a variety of activities this week covering a range of subjects and badge work. Scouts visited a Sikh Gurdwara this week as part of their World Faith badge, they spent time in the temple learning about the religion and seeing how people worship in there, then got to try some delicious … Continue reading A varied week…
This week was the Group AGM, a chance for the adults to get together and see what the group has been up to during the past 12 months as well as to opportunity to give out awards to some members of the group. We also have the formal business of presenting the group accounts and … Continue reading AGM Week