5 Aug 2019

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, …

12 May 2017

The Scout Group will be supporting the Liss Village Day at Newman Collard playing field 12 – 4.30pm on Saturday May 20th, the Greatham Festival 3.30pm – 9pm Saturday 1st July and the Liss Forest Fun Day 2 – 5pm Monday 28 August.
Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers and parents, please visit the Fundraising section of the website to sign up for as many sessions as you can to lend a hand with setting up, cooking, serving and clearing away.

9 Aug 2015

This is the edited highlights of the daily posts that were made from the camp. At the end there is a link a page with the best photos we took while we were away.
Cub Camp – Day 1
2 AUGUST 2015

A busy half day getting the camp set up.  With 35 at camp there are an unbelievable 17 tents on the site.
It’s 11 pm and the Cubs are at least in their tents but from the amount of chatting they are not quite asleep yet. As well as setting up the …

10 Oct 2014

Scout Jamboree on the Internet at Liss!
1st Liss Beavers, Cubs and Scouts will be taking part in the 23rd Jamboree on the Internet over the 18/19th October.  This is a real Jamboree of over 1 million Scouts worldwide in a specially set up, and monitored chat room online over the internet.  We have been very fortunate to be able to have some PC’s on loan and with the help of two dads have set up our very own internet café in the hut.
The Beavers and Cubs will be attending over the …

25 Sep 2014

Our problem….
Just to let you know that following parent feedback we have reviewed the finish time of Scouts on a temporary basis.As you know we are restricted to holding Scouts on a Friday evening due to Leader availability.  This means it can start no earlier than 19:30 as Beavers finishes at 19:00.  We need the 30 minutes to get in and ready, so starting any earlier isn’t an option.Several parents at our parents meeting and through feedback to various leaders have raised concerns that with that the current 21:30 finish time was …

10 Aug 2014

Cub Camp Day 1
It’s only 11pm and the Cubs are at least in there onsies and getting settled down for the night. Today was all about getting the camp set up and an Orienteering competition to find there way around the camp. Everyone managed a huge plate of spag bol this evening and a hot chocolate before bed.
Cub Camp Day 2
At our first full day at Camp we got stuck into the routine, full cooked breakfast, flagbreak and inspection. Today’s activities were climbing where only 2 of the cubs and …

7 Mar 2014

The amount of lost property that is left in the scout  hut is starting to accumulate again.
Please check out the rouges gallery and pick up any items that belong to you before Friday 14 March otherwise it is off to the charity shop.

18 Dec 2013

 We are asking for some help from all parents, friends (old and new) and anyone else who knows us!  Due to a long term illness we are a Cub Leader ‘down’.  With a thriving Cub pack and experianced leaders already in place we are recruiting an extra pair of eyes, either as a parent helper or a uniformed leader, the choice is yours!
‘The best part of Scouting is definitely the camps. I love every activity we do apart from swimming. They told us the pool was 24 degrees centigrade. Minus …