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Scout Patrols Buffaloes, Cobras, Eagles and Hawks
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The Troop

Our Scout troop meets every Thursday from 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm.  The Scouts in our troop are girls and boys aged between 10½ to 14 and are split between 4 patrols, Buffaloes, Cobras, Eagles and Hawks.  Each patrol has its own Patrol Leader (PL) and Assistant Patrol Leader (APL).

At Scouts you will learn a wide range of new and useful skills such as navigation, cooking, knife, axe and saw, cooking over patrol fires and building many useful camp gadgets with pioneering skills to name but a few.  Pioneering skills also come into some of the many activities we take part in such as building catapults, rafts and rope bridges.  We focus much of time on getting outside with a very diverse range of exciting activities including rock climbing, camping, kayaking, hiking, high ropes, abseiling, geocaching, archery, zorbing…..

One thing is certain – you will make lots of new friends and YOU WILL HAVE FUN!

Weekly Meetings

DateTitleDetails
05/09/2019Blackberry CakesMake Upside Down Cakes with Blackberries - Middlewood
12/09/2019Promote Local Scouting -AGM PrepDisplays for forthcoming AGM
19/09/2019Setting up Geo-Caches for next week
26/09/2019Geocaching in HLAsk Explorers to set Geocaches
03/10/2019Puppets & PerformancesMake Puppets or Masks then devise and perform a short sketch to illustrate an example of keeping the Scout Laws
10/10/2019Soap Carving
17/10/2019Re-Plant Flower Beds/Navigation2Speak to Anne
24/10/2019Swimming @ Grand CentralChloe Dodds also attended
31/10/2019Half Term - No Meeting
03/11/2019Chill Factore Trip
07/11/2019Wide Game Intro & Cinder Toffee It poured with rain tonight so we postponed the wide game til next week
10/11/2019Remembrance Day Parade
14/11/2019Xmas Recycled Bunting
21/11/2019Dutch Resistance Wide Game
28/11/2019Air Rifle Shooting/ Linnet Clough
05/12/2019Teamwork Challenges
12/12/2019Sugar Paste Nativity Scenes
19/12/2019Scalectrix - Goyt Mill

 

Camps and Events

Start dateEventsExtra details
25/01/2020District Climbing Day

 

Scout Badges and Awards

ScoutBadges At Scouts you can work towards lots of badges and awards which allow Scouts to show their progress in existing pursuits, but also to try all kinds of new things and form new interests.  To find out more about the range of activity badges and what’s required to earn them, click here.

Positions of badges on Scout uniform

Find out where to place Scout badges and awards on the uniform.

Scout Uniform