The 14th and 26th Cambridge Scouts had a fantastic weekend camp at Thetford forest. Archery, rifle shooting, backwoods cooking, hammocks, bushcraft skills, and some epic capture the flag on Saturday. On Sunday we did a hike and finished with some high ropes at Go Ape Thetford! Many thanks to all Leaders who helped to make […]
The 14th and 26th Scouts and Explorers joined forces again, spending two weeks in the beautiful Dorset. Camping at Buddens Scout Activity Centre, our Scouts and Leaders enjoyed a wide range of adventurous activities as well as the more traditional Scouting ‘stuff’. From climbing walls to abseiling and leap of faith, from swimming to kayaking […]
Last Friday our Scouts celebrated Chinese New Year with lots of traditional Chinese games, food and calligraphy. They even built giant dragons and raced against other Patrols!
The 14th and 26th Scouts went to the Peak District last weekend and conducted some expeditions which will go towards their Expedition Challenge Awards. We all had a great time despite the horrible weather. We also visited Bakewell town (famous for their confectionery Bakewell pudding) and Blue John Cavern. A massive well done to all […]
5 of our older Scouts went to the Lake District during Easter with the 26th Cambridge for a weekend of walking expeditions. Very well done to them for finishing a 2-night expedition walking over 35km in the hills with all their gear. They should be very proud of themselves for their achievement! Thanks to all […]
The 14th Scouts went to Copley Scouting Centre on March 24-26 for a weekend of first aid training. Apart from first aid, we had lots of fun with the rope bridge we built, backwoods cooking, whittlting, wide games (capture the flag), shelter building, toasting marshmallows at the campfire and etc. All Scouts passed a theory test […]
All our Scouts chose and worked on an activity badge this term. The badges on offer include Chef, DIY, Electronics and Photography. Some of them cooked and served a 3-course meal whilst the others tried out soldering and building complicated electronic gadgets, and taking some awesome pictures! Massive thanks to all Leaders and parents who […]
The 14th Scouts had a great day out hiking in the annual Forward Hike Competition organised by the Cambridge University Scout and Guide Club (CUSAGC). Great activities at different bases to challenge our Scouts and of course a well-earned hot dog and doughnut at the end of the hike! Thanks to CUSAGC for organising and […]
We are holding a JUMBLE SALE on SATURDAY 18th MARCH at St Luke’s Church, Victoria Road, from 10.30am – 12.00pm Do you have any unwanted items you wish to donate to it? If so, we will be collecting on FRIDAY 17th MARCH from 6.45pm. If you have any large items that need collecting please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or text/call: […]
The 14th Beavers had a fantastic night trying out circus skills with Emma from Right Side Up Circus. We learned simple tricks with spinning plates and flower sticks and all our Beavers loved it! Parents can contact Emma (email@example.com) or visit their website for more details about circus skills workshops and events!