Why do it

One Hundred Scouts

Of any 100 children who become Scouts, it is highly probable that 30 will drop out in their first year. Perhaps this may be regarded as failure but, in later life, all of these will remember that they had been Scouts and will speak well of what they did. Of that 100, only rarely will…

Going for Growth

Key People

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Games to Play

Zig Zag Relay

Equipment Needed: 1 large (sponge) ball per team How to Play Divide players into 2 teams with even numbers on each team The team then forms two lines with players facing towards each other The ball is passed between the two lines zig-zag fashion until it reaches the last player on the right had side….

Acceptable Behaviour in the Scout Troop
Youth Led

Acceptable Behaviour in the Scout Troop

The Scouts and Leaders have agreed that the following behaviour is acceptable: – The Scouts should have fun whilst learning new activities, making new friends and undertaking a wide range of activities We will all try to run the Troop based on the patrol system. The Scouts will try to attend as many activities and…

Going for Growth

What help do you need?

This is a simple statement that we are all guilty of racing past! Who would volunteer for being a “Leader” or “Committee Member” without any more explanation? Not many people. What is it that you need help with? How much time is involved? Do I need any special skills? Will it require a uniform? Will…