Monthly Archives: March 2013

Cubs Get All Fired Up At Colchester Fire Station Visit

This evening was spent visiting the Colchester Fire Station. As we gathered in the back car park in a chill nights air the Cubs were already bursting with excitement. “I can see a fireman” one shouts then another turns and … Continue reading

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Painting and pointing !

Tonight was all about the DIY badge and navigators badge. The scout hut has long been in need of a make over and as such the cubs were allowed to paint a section of the wall. This was after they … Continue reading

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From hammers to noticeboards

This evening we were lucky enough to have Paul, an electrician friend of Baloo’s, give a demonstration and talk on the use and maintenance of the tools he handles on a daily basis. The cubs were most interested in the … Continue reading

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Mothers Day Parade 2013

On a cold Sunday we all gathered at All Saints Church to praise god and recognise those in our lives that all so often give everything and ask for nothing in return. I am of course speaking primarily about our … Continue reading

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World book day and Emmas Investiture

This evening we dedicated our time to world book day, the way in which we should care for our books and also tried writing some literary masterpieces of our own. The cubs tried there hands at creating book covers, upside … Continue reading

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The three peak challenge

The Group GSL, Assistant Scout Leader and GSL’s Eldest at Janets Foss in North Yorkshire. We were walking between Malham to Gordale Scar. It was very cold…

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