The new National Scouting strategy has been launched, called ‘Skills for Life’. Parents Booklet:  skills-for-life Further information can be found on the national website: scouts.org.uk

Skills for Life


Coming up on May Bank Holiday weekend (4-7 May) – District camp for Cubs. If you would like your child to come please return details to Nichola.

District Cub Camp


As you may know Nick Taylor has stood down from being Friday night Scout leader.  We, Nick’s colleagues, wanted somehow formally to recognise the contribution he has made to the Group during the 20 years up to his retirement in July. We knew he wouldn’t want a big, flash presentation […]

Farewell Nick Taylor – the end of an era




After many weeks the scouts are now finally learning to work as team quite effectively. They have made a great deal of progress since we first started this badge work a while ago. Tonight we decided to put their team working skills to a test by giving them some simple […]

Team Work – Problem Solving


After a while of pushing, the great Sherwood Pines trip finally took place. A great 16 mile ride doing the green route and everybody also succeeding in completing the red route. Everybody did very well!

Sherwood Pines



After the results from Survival Camp on the whole we did very well. However, the one thing which let us down was the lack of camp gadgets. Generally, if you can tie a clove hitch and keep it neat the lashing should work to a certain degree and so we […]

Team Work – Pioneering


he last week in July saw 14 scouts, 2 explorers and 7 leaders (I think!) from 2 troops (297th Bradway and 46th St Pauls) journey across to North Wales for a week spent doing a variety of adventurous activities in the great outdoors. After months planning, preparation and organising the week […]

Summer Camp 2016


A fun week has been had by all members of all groups in the scouting world of Bradway. Each have done very different activities, and thoroughly enjoyed each. BEAVERS: Cooking Week 1 (09/05) The beavers started part of some cooking badge this week by preparing a fruit salad, and eating […]

Scouting Week: 08/05/16 – 15/05/16



An evening filled with a variety of games, old and new. A challenge involving teamwork was also undertaken. Who could build the tallest, freestanding tower out of garden canes and elastic bands in the shortest amount of time and carry it across the room without it collapsing. Valiant efforts from […]

Teambuilding