|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.
|3 peaks challenge for Harlow scout hut fundraiser|
19th May 2014
Supporters of 7th Harlow scout group consisting of former members and leaders are poised and ready to take part in a 24 hour three peak challenge May bank holiday weekend (24th-25th) to raise money towards the rebuild of 7th Harlow Scout building.
|Disability Awareness Activity Badge|
15th May 2014
Wednesday 30/05/2014 saw the 1st Finchingfield Beaver Scouts hold their 1st Disability Awareness evening. The evening had been pre-planned following my attendance at a module 36 Special Needs course last month.
|2nd Thundersley Beavers Jump for the Danny Green Fund Charity|
14th May 2014
2nd Thundersley Beaver Scouts took part in a sponsored keep fit session at their meeting hall and raised £125 for the Danny Green Fund Charity.
|Scouts develop their team work skills|
13th May 2014
Scouts from 2nd Billericay Dragons Scout Troop recently spent an evening developing their team work skills and problem solving skills. This took place in their Headquarters, which has recently been renovated with new windows, new insulation and new interior decoration.
|Jamboree on the Trail (JOTT)|
12th May 2014
23rd Chelmsford Cubs have recently taken part on Jamboree on the Trail. Leader Frances Cameron tells us more about the event and how they all got on!