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Remembrance Sunday 2019 (Photos)

This year commemorated 100 years that the residents of Liss have gathered to remember the fallen of the Great War and subsequent wars.

This year 69 youth members from Beavers, Cubs and Scouts along with their leaders assembled with the Royal British Legion and other youth organisations ion the village. Many thanks to the parents who have passed me photographs of the parade.

Cub Camp – Day 5

Last campfire of the week. So far we have been lucky and dodged the rain.
We invested 2 new Cubs today, after that they went swimming, so they now have an even distribution of dirt over them. They have also been on the low ropes and finishing off their robots.
Please remember to come and take your Cub home at 12:00.

Cub Camp – Day 4

Canoeing, Kayaking, Camp Fire and rain.
Sorry, it’s short, very tired.

Cub Damp – Day 3

Back to normal posts today.
The morning the Cubs had a scavenger hunt and made bolt bots. This afternoon they went to Archery and Boldering and this evening they ate late due to cooking their own meal.

Cub Camp Day 2 – Settling In

Tonights blog post is brought to you by the young leaders who clearly are not being worked hard enough!
We were aroused early by the sound of local wildlife and the harmonious singing of the indigenous birds. After the deafening cacophony, we slowing dragged ourselves from the warmth of our makeshift abodes, beginning the dreary trudge to the main tent. Wiping our eyes of sleep, we were met by our local guide who had prepared a large and bountiful meal which was made from the finest local produce.
After our large feast, …

Cub Camp – Day 1

Everybody has arrived and settled into the camp. Tonight’s delight pasta and bolognese sauce which all the Cubs tucked into with relish.The Cubs have been helping set up the camp, moving all the food and playing games.Not many photos today, all the leaders were a bit busy.A view of the camp from the the dining shelter.Acorns car was a little bit full of food for the camp, this is just for the first 3 days.

Damboree 2019

This year we took part in our second Damboree at Stedham with 7 Liss Beavers staying overnight and a couple of day visitors on Saturday. We joined in with Partersfield, Sheet and Harting Beaver Colonies and had 50 Beavers staying overnight and another 15 visiting during the day.

We were fortunate with the weather again, warm during the day and not too cold at night and were able to try out lots of scouting skills and work towards challenge badges.

Hopefully, some of these photos will give you an idea of …

Beaver Sleepover Day 1

Its only 11.30 and all the Beavers are almost asleep.It seems like ages since we arrived and we have put up tents, played wide games, sand round the camp fire and been stay gazing. Not bad for 5 hours.The weather has been fantastic but the night is starting to cool now.

Beaver Funday 2019

This years Funday was no less fun than any of the previous ones, we managed to fit is grass sledging, archery, drone flying, smore making, axe throwing, high ropes and a trip to the circus. Here are some photos to jog some memories.

Family Camp 2019