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District Cub Camp 2015

4 Sep 2015

District cub camp is a weekend camp that happens every year which all Cubs from Goyt District can take part in. The camp activities start straight after flag break on Friday evening with a wide game followed by supper and a movie. Saturday morning starts after the usual big cooked breakfast with all the cubs and leaders getting into their themed …

Kit List for Water Activities

21 Jun 2015

Kit List and Additional Information for Water Activities

These are some extra guidelines on the kit required for taking part in water activities.  If you have any questions about what kit you need for any activity please do talk to the Section Leaders  – they will have knowledge and experience often from kitting out their own children as well as from …

Dancing on Ice?

23 Feb 2014

Network’s first event – February 8th 2014
Report by Network’s, Sally

On Saturday we went ice skating for our first network activity! We met at Stockport station and got the train to Altrincham, and Silverblades ice rink was a handy two minute walk from the station.
It took us a few minutes to get our balance on the ice, but soon enough we …

Cold… Rain… Mud… Fun… Winter Camp!

31 Jan 2014

Explorer Winter Camp at Linnet Clough – January 24-26th
Report by Explorers, Sally and Paul Roberts

After pitching the tents on Friday night in torrential rain, we were glad to find shelter in the Lynmouth building. We enjoyed a competitive game of “beetle run” which was a good opportunity to meet other Explorer groups.

On Saturday morning, a hearty breakfast awaited us to …

Network’s first event

28 Jan 2014

Goyt Network’s launch event will be at Silver Blades Ice Rink in Altrincham on Saturday 8th February.  They will be meeting at Stockport railway station at 11:15, travelling by train to Altrincham and getting some lunch out.

“ We’re all really excited about starting up our new network unit as it brings a lot of new opportunities.  Our first activity is …

5 More Golds!

16 Jan 2014

It was a proud night for 1st High Lane Scouts tonight with five of our Explorers being presented with their Chief Scout’s Gold Award, which they achieved in the Scout section. The ceremony took place at the Khirza Mosque in Cheetham Hill, home of the 466th Manchester Scout Group.
The 466th has been founded recently as one of the newest Scout Groups in …

WSJ Japan 2015 – 1st High Lane Scouts will be represented!

16 Nov 2013

Huge congratulations to Adam and Lucy Keyworth and Adam Desforges who have been successful in their application to join the GME Contingent to go to the 23rd World Scout Jamboree in Japan in 2015. Adam, Lucy and Adam recently attended a selection weekend at Linnet Clough where their every move was scrutinised by the trip leaders. There were 129 applicants …

YouTube Channel

30 Jul 2013

1st High Lane Scout Group has now launched a new YouTube channel to make it even easier for us to share videos from camps and other activities.  Why not subscribe to our channel on YouTube.

If you’ve taken any photos or video at any of our events, please send it in to

Going for Gold!

19 Jul 2013

I was proud to be invited to the Chief Scout Gold Award presentation night at Linnet Clough Scout Camp on Thursday 18thJuly. Two of our Explorers, James and Jack were receiving their Gold awards which they have completed after moving up to Explorers from Scouts. The Gold award is the highest in the Scout section and James and Jack have …

Space Camp 2013

18 Jul 2013

The mission was accepted….
Dunham Park Camp Site was the destination….
And what a voyage of discovery it was. Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Leaders and Parents all had a fantastic time.
Perfect weather held over the entire weekend, with sun cream slashed around liberally and dozens of gallons of juice drunk to keep everyone hydrated.
The members were rearranged into cross-sectional patrols named after …