Articles tagged with: International

13 May 2014

A team of five scouts from Willaston took part in the ShelterBox Scavenger Hunt on Sunday 11 May 2014. Held in Liverpool City Centre, the event raises awareness of ShelterBox, a global disaster response charity that provides emergency accommodation and equipment to help those affected by natural and man-made disasters around the world.
Covering in excess of six miles over the course of four and a half hours, the scouts had to undertake a number of challenges and answer questions (without resorting to Google). Organised by the North West Scout Region, …

22 Oct 2013

What a fantastic weekend we have just had.
57 Beavers, Cubs and Scouts, 15 Leaders, Scouts in 50 countries chatted with and a chippy tea.  What more could we want.
We spoke to Scouts in countries from Australia to Zimbabwe and Skyped with groups in Norway, Yorkshire and Derbyshire.  The chippy tea was tasty, the cake and custard cups even more so.
There was Dungeons and Dragons, Scalextric, table tennis, various board games and even a light sabre battle (well a number of battles).  A number of our new Cubs and Scouts had …