Category: Group Event

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St George’s Parade

St George is the patron saint of Scouting. Some of the young people and leaders joined the Coleford parade this afternoon. Sunny, warm and dry weather made it pleasant. It wasn’t too long, so the young people didn’t mind too much.

Family Fun Afternoon and AGM 2024

We held our Annual Families Afternoon on 14 April. We had a 7m climbing wall, archery, tomahawks, Olympic style target shooting, and firelighting skills. The weather was kind to us and we completed the formalities of the AGM in the middle of it. Dean was awarded his wood beads and Andrea was recognised for 15…
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AGM and Family Funday 2023

Another Family Fun Afternoon and AGM. Bigger and better with climbing wall, shooting, archery, tomahawks, and firelighting.

Group Camp Botany Bay

We had a brilliant camp at Botany Bay, near Tintern. It went well, considering that we haven’t done a big camp for several years. We had forgotten a lot . We needed a late night run to Tesco Chepstow to replenish consumables. Even some of the Beavers stayed for one night, brave people (leaders, not…
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AGM 2022

We combined our AGM with a Scout Families Fun Afternoon. Climbing wall plus archery and tomahawk throwing. Great afternoon.


We held the AGM just after Easter. We had a families afternoon with Archery, Target Shooting and Tomahawk throwing. After last year’s success we hired a 7m climbing wall. Many of the Beavers, Cubs & Scouts got to the top. Even the Group Scout Leader went up to present a cheque to the two Young…
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Remembrance Parade

Our Scouts, Cubs and Beavers together with their Leaders and Helpers joined the Remembrance Parade through Lydney on the 100th Anniversary of the end of the 1st World War to remember the sacrifices made by those involved in that war and the others that have followed it. Our Group is the only one in the…
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We held our District Jamboree on The Internet and Jamboree on the Air in October. JOTI is an opportunity for Beavers, Cubs and Scouts around the world to contact one another in supervised online chat rooms and find out about scouting from many other countries. Jamboree on the Air gives Beavers, Cubs and Scouts a…
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The New Scouting Year Starts

Hopefully you’ve all been able to relax over the summer – but it’s time for the Scouting fun to start all over again. We have all manner of activities planned over the next few months – giving our the chance to learn Skills For Life!