Beavers Cubs Scouts
The following articles were authored by 1stBarnham

Arundel Hike-Over

Over the weekend of the 23rd/24th September 22 Cubs ventured out into the South Downs for a hike-over.

Walking 6.5 miles on the Saturday, stopping over at Arundel Scout Hall and 2.5 miles on Sunday the cubs all took the lead for part of the hike and put into practice their navigation skills.

View a few photos from the weekend here

Cubs Arundel Hike-over Sept 2017

 

WS2017 Scout and Guide International Camp

Wow what a week…… so many stories, memories created and friends made at the Harry Potter themed WS2017 Scout and Guide International Camp, 5th to 12th August at the South of England Showground, Ardingly.

Take a look at our WS2017 photo album to see what our 20 Scouts and six leaders got up to when then joined over 3000 other Scouts and Guides for seven days of activities in the sun, wind, rain and mud!

WS2017 Camp August 2017

Knights and Castle Beaver Camp

Twenty-one 1st Barnham Beavers joined with over a hundred beavers from Arundel and Littlehampton District on the weekend 8th/9th July for a District Camp. The beavers visited Arundel Castle as part of their preparation for become knights!

District Kights and Castle Beaver Camp July 2017

Annual Report & Accounts 2016-17

Today we have published our Annual Report & Accounts 2016-17, ahead of our AGM on Saturday 3rd June. Limited printed copies of these documents will be available at the AGM, parents of members and supporters are encouraged to review these documents prior to the meeting.

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Annual Review 2016-17             Report & Accounts 2016-17

 

JOTT Hike 2017

The sun was out for today’s Jamboree on the Trail hike.
102 beavers, cubs, scouts and family members and nine dogs participated in the circular hike from Eartham Wood, with a choice of long (9 mile approx.) or short (5 miles approx.) routes.

View the photo album here

JOTT Hike 2017

Bognor Fire Station Visit

Thank you to the crew at Bognor Regis Fire Station for providing a fun and informative session for Barnham Beaver Colony last night.

View the photo album here

Bognor Fire Station 2 May 2017

St George’s Day 2017

640 members of the Arundel & Littlehampton Scout District, including 76 members of 1st Barnham, paraded through Arundel and up to the Cathedral for the annual St George’s Day celebration on Sunday 23rd April 2017. The parade was led by the District Scout Band and the District standards.

This year 1st East Preston had the task of organising the service for members, invited Mayors, Chairmen and Councillors together with past leaders and “friends” of the Scout District. During the service members of Scouting past and present renewed their Scouting Promise. The service was conducted jointly between Bishop Richard Moth, Canon Tim Madeley of the Cathedral and Rev.

After the service, District Commissioner, Mark Hewson, took the salute as the whole District marched past. Following the parade a leader’s afternoon tea was held at the Arundel Football Club which was organised by 1st East Preston Scout Group.

View our photo album here

St George's Day 23 April 2017

Co-op Local Community Fund Success

A huge thanks to all customers and members @coopuk for including us in their Local Community Fund. We are super pleased to announce that the £1,584.94 we have been awarded added to other funds received will allow us to proceed with purchasing new tents.

Tents are the starting point for an adventure and these new tents will enable our Beavers, Cubs and Scouts to have loads of adventures for years to come. #TheCoopWay

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New tent donations

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Exciting news about our new tent appeal!

Today we received two donations; £379.43 from DM Thomas Foundation for Young People and £209.53 from the Hilton Avisford Park Community Fund.
A big thank you from us all.
These donations, together with other donations recently received and a grant application we are waiting to hear the outcome of will be used to replace our six Vango tents ready for use by the Beavers, Cubs and Scouts this summer.
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#Cubs100 Promise Party

On Friday 16th December 2016, one hundred years to the day that Cubs officially started. Cubs from Barnham and Walberton Packs joined with Cubs from across Arundel & Littlehampton District at The Flying Fortress, Ford to celebrate the centenary birthday and renew their Cub Scout Promise.

Like all good parties there was cake, balloons and lots of fun to be had. At 19:16 the 134 Cubs lined up on the play equipment to renew their promise, which was led by Jill Gladman, Assistant County Commissioner for Cub Scouts. Watch the Cubs renew their promise below.

View the full photo album here

Cubs100 Promise Party 16 Dec 2016