Meeting the Parents

Tonight leaders from all sections joined members of the Group Executive and parents at the Baptist Church to discuss the plans for the new hut.
A similar event will be held at the Scout Hut on Friday for parents of Scouts, and on Monday for Cubs’ parents.

Scout Post 2013

Scout Post franked mail

Local residents can use Scout Post to have cards delivered to addresses in Broomley, Hedley, Mickley and Stocksfield (with a NE43 postcode). Cards should be placed into the special Scout Postboxes located in the two Post Offices in Stocksfield. The final date for posting is 12 noon on the 21st of December. All we ask is a minimum donation of 20p per card.

The cards are then delivered by members of the Scout Group. Beavers, Cubs and Scouts can collect their allotted cards from Philippa’s house between 3pm and 7pm each Friday.

Remembrance Service 2013

Scouts carrying flags

Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, leaders and their families joined the Remembrance Sunday service at the war memorial in Stocksfield today. As well as the Scout Group, there was the Deputy Lieutenant (representing the Queen), representatives from the Parish Council, the Army, Veterans, the British Legion, the Police and the Girl Guides Association. The service was led by Philippa Harpin.

Cub Camp 2013

Crate Stacking

These photos capture the experience better than words can

  • Topping out the climb!

2013 AGM

AGM

This years Group Annual General Meeting will be held at the Scout Hut in Guessburn on Wednesday the 9th October, starting at 7.30 pm. All members of the Scout Group and their parents are very welcome.

Agenda

  1. Apologies for absence
  2. Minutes – 27 June 2012
  3. Approval of the statement of accounts
  4. Nomination of Group Chairman and appointment of members of the Executive Committee)
  5. Appointment of sectional leaders to the Executive Committee (with the oral/written consent of the leaders concerned)
  6. To elect a Group Secretary
    Mrs Helen Schooler has agreed to be nominated
  7. To elect a Group Treasurer
    Mr Ben Mitchell has agreed to be nominated
  8. To appoint an auditor for the annual accounts
  9. To receive Group Scout Leader’s annual report (verbal)
  10. To receive the following sectional reports (verbal)
     a. Scout Leader
     b. Cub Leader
     c. Beaver Leader
  11. New Hut – progress report
  12. Fundraising

Which path will you take?

This video asks, What does it mean to be a Scout?

It’s about overcoming obstacles of all shapes and sizes, reaching your goals and celebrating your achievements, no matter how small. It’s also about having fun; get involved and join the adventure.

Gang Show

Hadrian District Scouts Gang Show 2014

The stage is set as Hadrian District Scouts plans to hold its second Gang show in February 2014. Following on from last years success, the District is keen to hold a bigger and even better show. We want youngsters & leaders from all sections and groups to take part in the fun.

If you’re interested, please contact your section leader and let them know.

Ending on a High

Silhouette of Scouts on a zipwire

For the final meeting of the year, the Cubs went to Broomley Grange Adventure Centre. Under the watchful eye of the Centre’s instructors, Stocksfield’s cubs tested out the assault course and this zip wire.