Scouts


Taylor Presentation
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



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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



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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


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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


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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




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




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Sewing, cooking, ironing and bike repairs are all vital skills a scout should be capable of. We tried at least. What with neckers sewn to shirts, we have at least all improved a skill if not even developed a new one!         

Domestic Challenge