=====  2019 ======

Dates Event Location
2019    
Tue  29 Oct    
Illuminations Trip              
dep.6.30 Market Square, Kirkham                       
Sun  10 Nov Remembrance Day Parade              Kirkham
Sat  23 Nov Kirkham Christmas Lights Switch on      
Kirkham
2020    
Sun   9 Feb Day Out Exploring & Pub Lunch to be decided

 

January - September

Group

  • We had a good turnout for our Maintenance Day
  • Our members took part in the Kirkham Club Day walk
  • A very enjoyable, fun and challenging time was had by all at our Group Family Camp at Waddecar, near Beacon Fell, from Friday 24 to Monday 27 May
  • We had a good attendance for the St George's Day afternoon at District HQ, St Annes

Beavers

  • Had an exciting time at Wesham Fire Station hosing everywhere down
  • Hiked around Beacon Fell on the Fylde District's Jamboree On The Trail (JOTT) event
  • Most had a good Hut Camp at our hut
  • Made bug houses
  • Had a visit by a Paramedic
  • Celebrated St David's Day
  • Visited a Hindu Temple
  • Enjoyed an action-packed Joint Beaver - Cub Winter Camp at District HQ, St Annes

Cubs

  • Had an action-packed 'Neverest' District Cub/Scout weekend camp at District HQ, St Annes
  • Went kayaking on the Lancaster Canal
  • Had a great Camp at Mowbreck in dry weather and had the site to themselves
  • Have started the Environmental Conservation and the Gardener activity badges
  • Completed the Astronomer Badge
  • Increased their Disability Awareness
  • Sang their hearts out at our Campfire and Sketches evening
  • Enjoyed an action-packed Joint Beaver - Cub Winter Camp at District HQ, St Annes

Scouts

  • Had an action-packed 'Neverest' District Cub/Scout weekend camp at District HQ, St Annes
  • Had a full fun-packed short break (4 nights / 5 days) of activity and adventure on the Isle of Man
  • Went kayaking on the Lancaster Canal
  • Slept over at the hut after the Maintenance Day
  • Did cycle maintenance prior to a cycle ride to Bonds
  • Practised camp skills
  • Held a First Aid evening
  • Younger Scouts enjoyed a District Camp
  • A team practised for, and competed in, the Bowlander hiking competition
  • Held a Survival Skills night
  • Undertook a pioneering challenge
  • Held a 'Christmas' camp

 

 ======  2018 ======

August - December

Group

  • Attended the Christingle at St Michael's church
  • Leaders and Helpers enjoyed a WHAM Christmas Party Night at Dahlias Kitchen
  • The Group had a large attendance at the Remembrance Day Service in Kirkham
  • We had a noisy Blackpool Illuminations trip in a Heritage Tram, organised by Martin and Paul
  • On 1st August Paul Jackson took over the role of Group Scout Leader from Kevin Jacomb who becomes Group Scouter

Beavers

  • Had a valuable First Aid evening for which they earned a certificate
  • Tried their hand at knots
  • Worked on the Scientist badge
  • Enjoyed a Halloween puppet show
  • Had a night hike
  • Held a Family Night

Cubs

  • Practised tent pitching
  • Worked on the Scientist, and Artist badge
  • Made bird/bat boxes
  • 10 Younger Cubs gained the Chef's badge at a camp at our hut
  • Older Cubs attended an Older Cub-Scout Survival camp
  • Attended the District Carol Service in Lytham

Scouts

  • Had a Ready Steady Cook evening
  • Enjoyed a Food and Fire night
  • Held a Woodcraft meeting
  • Worked on the Quartermaster badge
  • Attended an Older Cub-Scout Survival camp
  • Attended Crew ChallengeADid climbing and archery at District HQ, St Annes
  • 2 Leaders and 2 Scouts attended the International Red Rose camp

April - July

Group

  • We had a large attendance at the District St George's Day event at St Annes
  • We took part in Kirkham's Club Day walk
  • Held a Maintenance Day to tidy up our grounds

Beavers

  • Enjoyed the District-run Jamboree On The Trail (JOTT) event at Beacon Fell
  • Visited the lifeboat centre at St Annes
  • Enjoyed the District sleepover at the District HQ in St Annes
  • Did the Experiment badge
  • Went climbing and shooting at the District HQ in St Annes

Cubs

  • Worked on the Local Knowledge, Communicator, and Backwoods Cooking badges
  • Kayaked on the Lancaster canal
  • Were the largest Group at the action-packed District Cub Adventure Camp in St Annes

Scouts

  • Kayaked on the Lancaster canal
  • Held a night hike
  • Had a First Aid evening
  • Attended the County Bowlander camp
  • Had a hammock camp at Mowbreck campsite

January - March

Group

  • Brilliant news for 2nd Kirkham - 3 Scouts and Young Leaders have been selected as 3 of the 4 successful candidates who will attend the 24th World Scout Jamboree in 2019 in West Virginia, USA.
  • Enjoyed a joint Beaver/Cub Winter Camp at DHQ, St Annes alongside a Scout Camp

Beavers

  • Visited Pets at Home
  • Had an accessibility survey walk

Cubs

  • Had a brilliant visit to BAE Systems
  • Completed the Hobbies, and Pioneering badges
  • One Cub came 4th in the District Chess Competition and will now represent Fylde District at the County Chess Competition

Scouts

  • Had a training weekend for the County 'Bowlander' navigation competition
  • Enjoyed an electrical LED modelling evening