Twinstead is the Halstead and Colne Valley District Campsite. It is located on the borders of Twinstead / Great and Little Henny, between Halstead and Sudbury, just off the A131.

The half acre campsite is in a rural area with access to several footpaths suitable for walks and longer hikes. There is an area for parking and a building containing two separate toilets (both suitable for disabled), a room 3m square for a leaders base (non-sleeping) and an outside tap for drinking water. The site does not have electricity or hot water.

The site is suitable for day activities, section or patrol camps, D of E training or bronze expedition stopover camps, and leader training weekends etc. Open fires are not allowed on the camping area but small fires may be lit on the camp fire area.

Nearby Sudbury has a swimming pool, canoeing club facilities and a Scout Group with a large HQ.

Peter Dyson
17 Gosfield Road
High Garrett
01376 320989 (evenings only please)

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Fireworks display and giant bonfire at Belchamps

One of the very best firework displays in the area and the biggest bonfire around.

On Saturday 1st November Belchamps Scout Centre are holding their annual firework display and giant bonfire.

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Job vacancies at Belchamps Scout Activity Centre

Belchamps Scout Activity Centre are currently recruiting for a variety of paid and volunteer roles.

Belchamps Scout Activity Centre is currently recruiting for the following positions:
Guest Services assistant Up to

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How are you celebrating the olympics with Scouting?

Camping? Themed event? Activities and challenges? There are plenty of excuses to get out into the outdoors and get active with the olympics and paralympic games this summer. Get involved in ‘Your Sporting Adventure’ or camp in Essex and make a visit to the olympic park itself. There is something for everyone. How are you celebrating…?

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Your Sporting Adventure –

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