Category: 78th Kingswood Scout Group

Bag Packing

As you may be aware, we have managed to get a slot at Downend Co-op coming Saturday 16th November (10:00-14:00) to help raise some money by bag packing. We are hoping to be able to have a continuous stream of help throughout the session, without asking anyone to be there for too long. Please arrive […]

Read More Remembrance Day Parade 2019

We are attending the Service of Remembrance at Page Park this Sunday 10th November. We will meet as usual at the 28th Kingswood Scout Hut (Christchurch Avenue, BS16 5TG) at 9:20 to parade from there with the 28th and 85th Group to Page Road to assemble with other units and the Salvation Band, who will lead the parade […]

Read More Macmillan Fundraiser Evening

In one word; WOW! After weeks of planning and a lot of baking that has been done by some of our parents we have had a fantastic evening tonight. We have had a massive amount of cake, which went well with a cup of tea or coffee. There were games to play, a tombola to […]

Read More Chief Scout’s Silver Award

Today at our fundraiser for MacMillan we have had the pleasure to award Matthew and George, 2 of our Cubs, with the Chief Scout’s Silver Award. Well done for doing all the hard work to achieve this ultimate award in Cubs and good luck with working towards your Gold award in Scouts.

Read More Summer nearly over

Incredibly, summer is nearly over. Only a couple more weeks and we are welcoming Autumn. In fact, we will welcome it whilst going on our group camp. As the summer holidays draw to a close we are getting ready for the new Scouting year. We know, just like us, you are all exited to begin […]

Read More Summer Is Here

We are approaching the last meeting of this season. Year 2018-2019 is coming to an end and we are going to enjoy the Summer Holidays. We have turned 60 this year and we are very proud of our group. All our units are going strong, and we even have a waiting list for our group […]

Read More Chief Scout’s Gold Award

The Chief Scout’s Gold Award is the highest award that you can achieve in the Scouts section. It is a difficult badge to earn. The young people that have earned this award have shown great commitment and determination, and should all be proud of their achievements. Today we have been able to hand Jamie and […]

Read More 2019 Group Camp

This year we are going to Huish Woods Scout Campsite near Taunton, from Friday 20th till Sunday 22nd September 2019. We have been here before and it is a great location with lots of things to do. So now it is time to sign-up for this annual camp. Invites have been send out via OSM […]

Read More Strategy 2019

Our Scouts have had a blast at Strategy this year. It was our 2nd visit to Cirencester and it could not have been better. It was the 5th anniversary of S&E, and this year it was celebrated in full Christmas style. There were Christmas trees, elves, snowmen, a North Pole sofa, and even snow in […]

Read More 2019 Annual General Meeting

Dear Parents, We are holding our 60th AGM on Wednesday 5th June at 6.00pm. Following on from the success of previous years, we are combining this with a Family BBQ and Fun night. The Scouts will be running some games for everyone to enjoy. There will be an overview of how the 78th Group is […]

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