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02 July 2016 Clive Grant Group News
Chief Scouts Awards Presented to 62nd

14 Scouts and recently ex-Scouts of 62nd Bristol Troop were presented with their Chief Scouts Gold Award at a ceremony last night. 62nd Scout Troop, which meet in Horfield, have 2 Troops both of whom were represented last night. Steve Wiseman, Assistant District Commissioner for Scouts, was on hand to present them with their certificates. 

The Chief Scouts Gold Award is one of the highest awards a Scout can achieve, Scouts require dedication and skill in order to cover all the requirements. ...

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02 July 2016 Clive Grant Group News
A Leap of Faith under Menacing Skies...

227th Kestrels Cub Pack from Henleaze in North Bristol enjoyed an evening leaping for faith at Wild Place. The Cubs were lucky enough to brave the Leap of Faith, crate staking, climbing and the mighty Big Swing. Screams could be heard across Bristol as all the Cubs and their leaders stood up to their nerves to have a go!

The excellent staff at Wild Place were very complimentary to the well behaved and polite 227th. 

A fantastic evening which 227th highly recommend to other groups.

 

 

 

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20 January 2016 Paul Brummitt Group News
Polar Crisis Centre

In Scouting, we are committed to giving young people the chances they need to support their communities, while developing their skills at the same time.  Three quarters (73%) of Scouts in the UK volunteer in their local communities every week. But there are still not enough opportunities available.  That's why in Avon County, over 2964 Scouts have decided to get involved in The Scout Association's new campaign, A Million Hands.

Twas a cold winter nights when 11 Scouts aged between 10 ½...

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04 January 2015 Clive Grant Group News
227th Scouts Sleep Rough

Eight Scouts from the 227th Scout Troop in Henleaze slept out in local Waitrose car park to support the homeless in Bristol. Eight brave souls wrapped up warm for a very cold and windy night on cardboard and bivvy bags at Waitrose Supermaket, Westbury Park.

227th Polar Bear Scouts have, for the last 3 years been keen supporters of the work done by the Crisis Centre Wild Goose Cafe for the Homeless, based in Easton, Bristol. A fantastic £1221 was raised in cash and an extra £640 in food over t...

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09 November 2014 Clive Grant Group News
Cabot Scouts Parade at The Menin Gate

Scouts and leaders from 62nd Bristol have just returned from a week-long trip to Belgium. The focus of the trip was to parade in front of over a thousand people at the daily Menin Gate Ceremony in Ieper and be able to pay their respects.


The lead up to the ceremony was spent visiting Tyne Cot & German Cemetries as well as museums and other locations. The questions and emotions raised were poignant and special, everyone appreciating this unique opportunity to learn more about the Great War. All...

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09 November 2014 Clive Grant Group News
Cabot Connects to the World!

As part of the annual Jamboree On The Airwaves and Jamboree On The Internet Cabot Scout groups joined forces to take part. 62nd and 91st Scout Groups, both based in Horfield came together with a host of technological wizardry to offer this opportunity to their Beavers, Cubs and Scouts.

Throughout the day they communicated with fellow Scouts from across the world.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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22 May 2014 Clive Grant Group News
62nd Camp with the Family

A lovely weekend in the glorious sunshine was spent last weekend by 62nd Bristol, at Avon Valley Country Park in Keynsham.

Over 100 Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and their leaders, parents and families spent the weekend under canvas and enjoying what Avon Valley has to offer. Food was provided by the group and the owners and staff at Avon Valley proved exceptionally helpful in the organisation of the camp.

Any Groups wishing to repeat 62nd's success, go to the Avon Valley Country Park website and contact...

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27 January 2014 Paul Brummitt Group News

Scouts from 90th Bristol (Westbury-on-Trym) Scout Troop visited Cotswold Outdoor store in Bristol where the staff ran an evening of interesting talks and demonstrations of some of their products.

During the evening the Scouts were videoed and it has now been published on the Cotswold Outdoor website.

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09 November 2013 Paul Brummitt Group News
90th Bristol on The One Show

Last Friday Scouts and Young Leaders from 90th Bristol Scout Group, based in Westbury-on-Trym starred in The One Show on BBC One. They were filmed toasing and tasting some new flavours of marshmallows on a camp fire at Woodhouse Park Scout Activity Centre with presenter Jay Rayner.

Click here to see the programme on BBC iPlayer.

Due to an increase in number of Scouts moving up from Cubs over the next few months 90th Bristol Scout Troop is currently looking for another adult leader to help with the running of the Troop. Get in touch if you feel you could help (you might even get on TV!)

 

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09 November 2013 Paul Brummitt Group News
37th National Scout Shooting Competition 2013

The 37th National Shooting Competition took place in the NSRA Lord Roberts Centre, Bisley over the weekend of 19th and 20th October 2013.  Over 800 shooting participants took part. 1st Bishopston entered a small team this year, but what they lacked in quantity they made up in quality! They acquitted themselves very well considering entrances included members of the National Scout Shooting Squad.  The team consisted of Eddie, Rowan, Oliver and Isaac who has just moved up to Explorers. ...

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