Articles Archive for January 2013

30 Jan 2013

Dear Explorers,
As discussed previously, your Executive Committee have planned a camp over the Hut on the 15th to 17th February 2013.
We will be working on a number of maintenance items over the weekend including clearing all the old wood (making a big fire…) and decorating the office which is to become the Explorer Units room.
The cost for the weekend will be £15 which should cover all food for the weekend.
Please email for more details, or if you’ve misplaced the letter.
Paul Bovingdon
Explorer Scout Leader
‘Amalgamation ESU’

29 Jan 2013

Dear Scouts,
As you should all be aware this term we are working towards a Patrol Camp.  This camp will take place on the 15th to 17th March, 2013 at Thorrington Scout Camp.
This camp will be a competition between the Patrols with various activities and challenges.  As well as this, the various things you do over the weekend will contribute towards you Outdoor and Outdoor Plus Challenges Badges, as well as the Camper and Camp Cook Activity Badges.
The camp will cost £15 and this will cover all of your site fees, …

29 Jan 2013

Dear All,
We have recently received a number of complaints around the track to the Scout Hut and the Car Park.
Can I please take this opportunity to remind drivers that the speed limit, including the track and Car Park, is 5 mph.  The main reason for this is the Scout Hut is used by a lot of children and we want to keep them as safe as possible.
As we are a village based group there are many children that chose to walk to their meetings, this means that there are likely …

5 Jan 2013

We start back at Beavers/ Scouts on Monday 14th January, 2013 and Cubs on Tuesday 15th January, 2013. All meetings remain the same at the Scout Hut Beavers 6-7pm, Scouts 7:15-9pm and Cubs 6:30- 7:45pm. Please make sure you bring your child into the hut for all sections and register with their leader on arrival each week. Please could parents also collect their child from the hut, we have had incidents last term where a parent has come to collect their child and the child has already left. We are happy for the parents …