Part of the fun of Scouting is about sharing the fun with other adults, and over 200 adults are getting together this weekend to do just that at the first ever Essex Weekend at Skreens Park Activity Centre.

From Friday evening, Scout volunteers and their families from across Essex are arriving for a weekend full of fun and new adventures as they camp together and try out a range of activities and workshops.

In a bar marquee, National Commissioner Wayne Bulpitt, Regional Commissioner Rob Lyon and County Commissioner Jan Dear will welcome visitors to the event.

On Saturday morning,