With over 240 young people across all sections registered in the Essex Challenge this year we have been inspired by the photos and stories that have been sent in and wanted to round up some of the highlights to date.

3rd Brentwood Beaver Scouts started their Essex Challenge with a fair trade night to explore why we should buy fair trade products and made some yummy treats.

1st Witham Cubs all made door hangers with their own promised special deed to keep for the month. One promise was,