The Great Indoors Weekender – July 2020

#TGIWeekender 11-12 July From graduations to trips with friends, young people have missed out on all kinds of things this year. We think they deserve something really special – something for Scouts and non-Scouts, all around the globe – so…

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Hike to the Moon

On 23 April, BBC Children in Need and Comic Relief are getting together for their Big Day In on Radio and their Big Night In on TV, a massive fundraising special to celebrate the incredible people making a difference in…

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#CampAtHome – April 2020

Northumberland Scouts’ Present #CampAtHome   Calling all young people from across Northumberland, the UK, and the Wider World. COVID-19 may have changed the way we do things, but it won’t stop Scouts camping!   We’re organising a month-long Virtual Camp across…

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Jamboree on the internet SPECIAL EDITION 3rd-5th April

Today, young people in many countries are facing challenges in their local communities because of the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Schools have closed and Scouting activities have been put on hold.   It is very important that all Scouts…

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Scout Epic Incident Hike

Last week the Scouts competed in our annual Incident Hike at Eycott Hill. They had to deliver messages by semaphore across a valley, rescue a ‘mountain casualty’, build a structure to fly a flag and negotiated a ‘minefield’ and ‘electric…

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Another Waynwright Day

2nd Penrith Scouts and Cub have enjoyed a very soggy Another Waynwright Day up Grange Fell and Great Crag! The event was to raise awareness of climate change, for the launch of a new charity: