|Scout Community Week has arrived|
1st June 2014
|The search is on! Do you know someone who could lead Scouting in Crouch Valley?|
30th May 2014
The search for a new leader for Crouch Valley has begun! The search team are welcoming nominations for a new District Commissioner to lead Crouch Valley to even greater heights!
|Volunteer for Essex Scouts to promote the diversity and inclusivity of Scouting at Essex Pride|
30th May 2014
Pride in Essex is a fantastic annual celebration of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community. We hope to build on last year’s success to recruit more adult volunteers and raise the profile of Scouting within the local community. Whatever your sexual orientation, you are invited to join our team and celebrate the diversity of Scouting.
|JOTT 2014 - another great year|
29th May 2014
This year was another great year for JOTT (Jamboree on te Trail). Now in it's 17th year and growing more and more each year, throughout Essex several Cubs, Scouts and Explorer took part with over 1000 Essex members registered! 14270 members registered on the UK site alone!
|Improve your neighbourhood space |
28th May 2014
Children in urban areas are nine times less likely to have access to green spaces to play, live and breathe better air.
|4th Epping Scouts' Expedition Challenge|
27th May 2014
The 4th Epping Scout Troop traditionally hold an Expedition Challenge each year, which usually involves hiking. But this time the Leaders decided to attempt something different; a two day canoeing trip down the River Bure in Norfolk.
|Children in care enjoy a weekend at Skreens Park|
26th May 2014
St Christopher’s, children’s charity recently enjoyed a weekend full of fun and adventure at Skreens Park, as they held their biggest team building weekend yet.
|Billericay and Wickford Cub Scouts Go for Adventure!|
23rd May 2014
The May Bank Holiday weekend hosted the District Cub Scout Go for Adventure challenge. Over 200 girls and boys between the ages of 8 and 10½ from Billericay and Wickford District took part in the two day celebration of Fun, Challenge and Adventure; the key elements which have ensured that Cub Scouting in the District has grown by 8% in the last year.
|First new Fire Safety activity badge awarded to 1st Great Tey Cub Pack |
21st May 2014
1st Great Tey Cub Pack from Colchester North District visited Colchester Fire Station and became the first Cub Pack in the District to gain the new Fire Safety Activity Badge.
|How good is your aim? - ECSAT Archery Competition 2014|
20th May 2014
The Essex County Scout Archery Team are holding the annual David Clare Archery Competition on Sunday 13th July 2014. We are inviting all Scouts, Explorers, Networkers and Leaders to join in.