23rd Lancaster (Christ Church) Scout Group

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Posts Tagged ‘Camps’

Masters at Arms

Well done to our Cubs and Scouts who braved the cold this weekend for an adventurous early “Summer” camp. Some of our activities involved archery, campfires, and racing plastic ducks. All of the Scouts that took part this weekend are now halfway towards their Master at Arms Activity Badge, after taking part in three intensive […]

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Scouts’ Winter Social 2018

Well done to all of our Scouts that came to our second annual Winter Lodge Social at Mortimer Lodge, or Silverhelme Scout Activity Centre. You’ve all done a great job learning axe and knife skills, cookery, and fire building. On bahalf of the Scout Leadership Team, thank you all for another awesome weekend.

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Scouts 2nd Annual Winter Event!

A photo from last year’s event. Since last year’s winter social went down so well with Scouts, we’ve decided to make it an annual event and we’ll be holding a “Winter Social” weekend away at Mortimer Lodge, SilverHelme from 12th to 14th January 2018. The weekend will be focused around teamwork, sharing skills, and taking […]

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Group Camp 2017

This weekend, we held our bi-annual (that’s every other year in this case) group family camp, with young people and their families taking part in activities from low-ropes courses, to bell-boating, to sailing, to geo-caching. We really did it all. We’d like to extend a special thanks to all of the parents and Exec members […]

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Arr… Beaver Pirate Camp Ahoy!

Avast Mateys! This weekend be Beaver Pirate camp, filled with treasure hunts, pirate games, tall tales, and pirate pizza. It be followed by the District Beaver Hike, and Marshmallows and Hot Dogs. Arr…

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Scouts’ Winter Weekend Away!

We’ve just come back from an amazing weekend experience with the Scouts. A weekend away in the Lodge at SilverHelme Scout Activity Centre, focused on: building teamwork and camaraderie, playing games, beating Leaders at chess, having our own private cinema, and – of course – building the biggest fires possible. Also, whilst on the camp, […]

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Winter(ish) Camp

As you’re all aware, we’ve recently held our group’s autumn camp. We’re proud to say that it’s been a roaring success with Beavers, Cubs, and Scouts having a great time enjoying their #EverydayAdventure. We’d like to thank all of the parent helpers who came along to assist us in the running of the camp and […]

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Expedition to a Foreign Land

Recently, 9 of our Scouts have taken the opportunity to attend a road trip to Wales, for a two-day expedition around the Felin Bach Girlguiding hostel. They have seen the wonders of Northern Wales, and have seen amazing wildlife such as seals off the coast of the Lleyn peninsula. The Scouts who have taken this […]

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District Beaver Camp 2016

Congratulations to all of our Beavers who this year braved the wilderness that is Littledale Scout Activity Centre for a camp “under canvas” as a part of Lonsdale District Scouts‘ District Beaver Camp! The weekend consisted of an amazing array of activities, from blindfolded mazes, to cooking S’mores, from face painting, to a bouncy castle […]

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First Out-Of-County trip of the year

Congratulations to all of our Scouts who recently attended our camp in the tipi village at Bowley International Scout Campsite & Activity Centre for the weekend of the 13th to the 15th May. We’ve had a thrilling weekend of adventure including: Fire building, Testing Ancient Roman war tactics against a barrage of water balloons, Raft […]

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