Category: Leaders

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 […]

Read More Staple Hill Remembrance Parade 2018

As part of this year’s Remembrance Sunday, the 78th Kingswood Group is attending the British Legion Remembrance Parade which marches through Staple Hill to Page Park for a very special service of remembrance at the Cenotaph. There will be other groups from the Scouting Association attending, along with members of various armed forces, both past […]

Read More General Data Protection Regulation

Twenty years ago the world was a very different place. The reach of technology was limited, and the way organisations used and processed your personal data was very different to how they use it today. The changes that have happened over the last two decades have forced the European Union (EU) to review the old […]

Read More Happy Holidays

Can you believe it? We are reaching the end of another year, which means we are almost half way through our season. Tonight is our last group night of 2017. And what an adventure it has been so far, with a fantastic group camp, loads of outdoor activities and getting back into the new building. […]

Read More Remembrance Sunday

As part of this year’s Remembrance Sunday, the 78th Kingswood Group are attending the British Legion Service of Remembrance at the Cenotaph in Page Park, Staple Hill. There will be other groups from the Scouting Association attending, along with members of various armed forces, both past and present. This is a VERY special occasion and […]

Read More 2017 Group Camp

We are all looking forward to our annual group camp, and this years edition is coming soon. Only a couple more weeks before we will decent on Dean Field Studies Centre. This year it looks like we will have the biggest attendance so far for a group camp, over 50 Scouts and staff will be […]

Read More Merry Christmas

And here we are, wishing you all a Merry Christmas. The same words might have been said last year, but the time seems to fly when you are having fun. It been a great year, packed full of activities, meetings and camps. We have been to the Avon Scout Jamboree, Woodhouse Park, Youlbury, Chelwood, and […]

Read More Remembrance Parade to Page Park and Downend

As part of this year’s Remembrance Sunday on November 13th, the 78th Kingswood Scout Group are attending the British Legion Remembrance Parade which marches through Staple Hill to Page Park for a very special service of remembrance at the Cenotaph. There will be other groups from the Scouting Association attending, along with members of various […]

Read More Downend Round Table Fireworks 2016

Last year we were successful in obtaining a £1,000.00 grant from Downend Round Table towards the cost of a new trailer. In addition they gave us the opportunity to raise more funds at their annual fireworks display on the 6th November 2015, which realised in excess of £500. We have now been given the opportunity […]

Read More Youlbury Group Camp 2016

This year our group camp is at Youlbury Scout Activity Centre in Oxford. We will be camping from Friday 21st until Sunday 23rd October, with our coach leaving on Friday at 6pm so we would like campers to be at the church by 5.30pm. Kit lists and health forms have been handed out, and we […]

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