Articles Archive for August 2012

31 Aug 2012

During this term we are introducing scouting trousers as part of our uniform for Beavers and Cubs and Trousers and Belt for Scouts and Explorers.
You can purchase these from your leader, online at or visit the Scout shop – Villa Road, Colchester, which is open Friday evenings 7 – 8.30 p.m. and Saturday mornings 9 a.m. to Midday.
The cost of the trousers is £16, sizes 4, 5/6, 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13
The cost of the belt is £12, sizes S-M – 24-30”, M-L – 30-34”, L-XL – 34-44”
If this causes …

31 Aug 2012

Subs are now due again.
These are £28 per term or £14 for each half term.
Please make cheques payable to 1st Great Bentley Scout Group and write the name of the child and what the payment is for on the back of the cheque. If paying by cash please place in a sealed envelope with the Childs name and what you are paying on the outside. Envelopes are available from the leaders, however they do not carry any change with them so please bring correct money.
Our accounts are all done centrally …

8 Aug 2012

Please see the attached letter re the Village Show.

5 Aug 2012

This year the Scout Group will be running a group activity camp for the Explorers, Scouts, Cubs and Beavers over the weekend of 14-16th September 2012. The Explorers, Scouts and Cubs will camp at Prances Scout camp over the Friday night and the Beavers are invited to join us for the Saturday program and stay over Saturday night.
Please find attached a letter for full details of our Group Camp in September.
Jan Bovingdon
Group Scout Leader