Category: Scouts

Half Term

Don’t forget that it is half term this week. Our staff is busy getting ready for next term, so we would like to welcome you all back on Wednesday 17th February. Have a great time!

Read More Investiture

This Wednesday, the 3rd of February, we will be having an investiture night. Every section will be welcoming new members, some of them for the very first time and some of them moving up in section. Please make sure that everyone knows their promise, law and motto. In case you need a reminder, you can […]

Read More Burns’ Night at Scouts

[quote_box_center]Burns’ Night is annually celebrated in Scotland on or around January 25. It commemorates the life of the bard (poet) Robert Burns, who was born on January 25, 1759. The day also celebrates Burns’ contribution to Scottish culture. Burns’ best known work is “Auld Lang Syne”.[/quote_box_center] This year at Scouts we will be celebrating this […]

Read More Merry Christmas

We can’t believe another year is coming to an end, and we have been doing some great things. Who remembers the water bottle rockets flying high into the sky? And what about the archery competition at camp? Or pirates all over the place? Muddy tunnels anyone? Cruising down the cycle track alongside the Avon Valley […]

Read More Christmas Party

After the success of last year’s party, we have decided that this year’s Christmas Party will be again bowling at Aspects Leisure Park, Longwell Green. Cubs and Beavers need to arrive at 5.45pm and meet in the foyer to ensure a start time of 5.50pm. We anticipate that we will finish about 7.00pm. Scouts will […]

Read More Remembrance Parade

As part of this year’s Remembrance Sunday, the 78th Kingswood Group has been invited again to attend 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 Happy Halloween

We have got our pumpkins lined up at camp all ready to carve, so lets get the party started. All of us from 78th Kingswood Scout Group would like to say Happy Halloween! Enjoy trick or treating tonight and don’t eat too much candy, just have an (toffee) apple instead. [quote_box_center]Halloween noun: Halloween; noun: Hallowe’en […]

Read More Destination Huish Woods

The nights are getting longer, making them perfect for a Halloween Camp. Our next destination is Huish Woods. Hopefully everyone should have had a kit list by now but in case you didn’t, you can download one here:  The Scouts will be, weather permitted, sleeping in tents so send them prepared to stay warm at night. […]

Read More Online Scout Manager

Online Scout Manager is being used in our group for taking payments for subs, camps and other events. Parents/carers will have the option to setup direct debits for subs so that payments can be taken on a scheduled bases. Some of the benefits for parents/carers are: Parents can pay for events and fees Parents can […]

Read More Halloween Group Camp

Our Group Camp returns to Huish Woods, near Taunton on the Halloween weekend of 30th October to 1st November – don’t panic if your children think they will miss trick or treating, there will be plenty of that going on, plus pumpkin carving and maybe a movie and popcorn! Accommodation will be in the bunkhouses […]

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