Articles Archive for July 2013

18 Jul 2013

Another award gained for one of our Leaders.
Assistant Beaver Leader, Phil, is presented his Wood Badge by the Assistant District Commissioner for Beavers. Click here for the pictures.
Well done.
A little bit of background from the Scout Association on the Wood Badge;
On the morning of 8 September 1919, 19 men dressed in short trousers and knee socks, their shirt sleeves rolled up, assembled for the first Scoutmasters’ training camp at Gilwell Park. The camp was designed and run by Robert Baden-Powell.
Afterwards, Baden-Powell gave each man a simple wooden bead from a …

14 Jul 2013

Just a few pictures from our Boat Race.
We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves – some got wet feet – one got wet!!!