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 […]


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

First evening back at scouts and strait into a packed programme. First thing on the agenda: revising skills for Survival Camp in a few weeks! Fire lighting, shelter building and first aid. The sausages from the fire were delicious!      

And we’re back!

The senior scouts set off on a mountain bike ride this evening while the juniors went fishing. We met up half way through the evening at the Barlow Fishing Ponds and spent a very happy 5 minutes together before returning home. All the juniors enjoyed the fishing and some big […]

A Fish and a Cycle