Scouts in Action

Every week over 7000 young people in Beaver Scout Colonies, Cub Scout Packs, Scout Troops, Explorer Units and Scout Networks across Berkshire have a fantastic time in Scouting. Everywhere there is adventure, fun and friendship. These pages provide a glimpse of that exciting activity. Enjoy!

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Recent Scouts in Action Stories

BEAVERS MAKE NEW BORN FRIENDS DOWN ON THE FARM

BEAVERS MAKE NEW BORN FRIENDS DOWN ON THE FARM

Beavers from 1st Woosehill Scouts were thrilled to be able to cuddle new born lambs when they visited Lockey Farm in Arborfield, Reading. The youngsters went on a guided tour of the farm and saw where the resident 4,500 hens lay 30,000 eggs a week! They also learned all about the sheep with their…

THREE TOWERS HIKE

THREE TOWERS HIKE

Over the weekend of 1st April 207 walkers took on the 4 hikes of the three towers .The Photo shows some of the walks picking up there awards . Well done to all the walker
And a big thankyou to the team that run it.

Winning teams

Classic - Team Cullum in 11hrs-23min
Explores -Team Finch y…

1st Reading YMCA Beavers go climbing

1st Reading YMCA Beavers go climbing

1st Reading YMCA Beavers enjoyed a wonderful evening at Reading Climbing Centre working towards gaining their Teamwork Challenge badge by holding the ropes for each other & working towards gaining their Adventure Challenge badge by trying out an adventurous activity.
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4th Newbury Cubs learn AED skills

4th Newbury Cubs learn AED skills

4th Newbury Cubs complete their British Heart foundation CPR certificate

HeartStart from Thatcham have visited 4th Newbury cubs as part of their first aid badge work. Over the past weeks the cubs have been learning first aid including bandaging, how to stop bleeding, slings and lots of other …

1st Reading YMCA Beavers attend Lego Master Builders Workshop

1st Reading YMCA Beavers attend Lego Master Builders Workshop

Creating their own amazing racing cars & a grand prix race track kept 1st Reading YMCA Beaver excited all evening with a visit from Lego Master Builders Clare & Kate who ran a workshop as part of the Creative Activity badge. The evening started with story telling using a slide show all about th…

THREE TOWERS HIKE TRAINING DAY

THREE TOWERS HIKE TRAINING DAY

On Sunday 5th March 48 members of Taceham and Kennet took on the the first 13 km of the Scout event . The group made up of Scouts/Leaders and a number of parent helpers and there dogs ,walked from Pangbourne to Warren farm in light rain but a lot of mud in a time of 3.5 hrs a pace of 4- 4.5 kmh.

 
 
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