2018/2017 Activities

 Coming Up in 2018

Sun 22 April St George's Day event Fylde District Scouts HQ, St Annes

 

======  2018 ======

Jan - March

Group

  • Enjoyed a joint Beaver/Cub Winter Camp at DHQ, St Annes alongside a Scout Camp

 
======  2017 ======

Sept - Dec

Group

  • Good support on our Maintenance Day resulted in cleared paths, filled potholes, cleaned gutters, cleared bric-a-brac
  • A noisy double-decker bus visited the Blackpool Illuminations
  • We attended Kirkham's Remembrance Day service and parade
  • We hosted a District presentation evening on International Opportunities for Young People aged 14+ from 2017-2019
  • We ran a Hot Dog stall at the Kirkham Lights switch-on and made £100 for the Christmas Lights organisation and £80 for the Group
  • We attended the Christingle Service at St Michael's church

Beavers

  • We had a noisy and energetic Open Evening with plenty of parents who got involved with all the action
  • Started Photographers Badge, Communicator Badge, and Skills Challenge Badge
  • Completed Health & Fitness Badge
  • Held a Diwali night and made Diwali Candles
  • Made Halloween Crafts
  • 14 went on the Group Blackpool Illuminations Trip
  • Had a joint evening with the Cubs. Had a campfire
  • We are having a night at DHQ – Climbing and Shooting

Cubs

  • Had a very successful Survival Camp which involved kayaking, hiking, camping and cooking
  • Completed the Road Safety Badge, International Badge
  • Starting the My Faith Badge
  • Went on the Group Blackpool Illuminations Trip
  • Had a joint evening with the Beavers. Had a campfire
  • Visited Weeton Barracks
  • Attended a Survival Camp to Mowbreck (older Cubs)
  • Had a Chef`s Camp at the Scout Hut (younger Cubs)
  • Attende the District Christmas Party on a Christmas Cracker theme at St Cuthbert's church, Lytham

Scouts

  • Had a very successful Survival Camp which involved kayaking, hiking, camping and cooking
  • Attended the Crew Challenge at Beacon Fell
  • Attended the District Older Scout weekend camp

 April - July

Group

  • We were probably the largest Group at the District St George's Day event at St Annes
  • 54 of us attended an action-packed 3-day Family Camp at Waddecar, near Beacon Fell
  • We took part in Kirkham's Club Day walk
  • We attended the Mayor's Civic Sunday service

Beavers

  • Enjoyed a joint meeting with the Cub Pack
  • Also held a joint meeting with 1st Clifton Beavers
  • Worked towards the Cyclist and Global Issues badges

Cubs

  • The Pack visited the Fire Station at Springfields working for the Fire Safety badge
  • They visited 'Pets at Home' for the Animal Carer badge
  • Further work was done for the Naturalist badge
  • Enjoyed a joint meeting with the Beaver Colony

Scouts

  • Had a Survival Camp at Mowbreck campsite

January - March

Beavers

  • Enjoyed a joint Winter Camp with the Cubs at DHQ, St Annes
  • Learnt campfire songs and how to pack a sleeping bag and rucksac
  • Chinese New Year / Polish Night / Pancake Night / St Patrick's Day
  • Creative and Oudoor Challenge badgework

Cubs

  • Enjoyed a joint Winter Camp with the Beavers at DHQ, St Annes
  • Held two Music Talent evenings listening to Cubs making music
  • Were visited by a dentist
  • Were visited by the YMCA (not dentists!)
  • Pancake Night

Scouts

  • Two evenings of Climbing, Archery & Shooting at DHQ, St Annes
  • Went cycling at the Manchester velodrome
  • Held a wide game at Beacon Fell as a joint activity with Eccleston Scouts
  • Pancake “Bake-Off “ Challenge 
  • DIY badgework