Cubs Climb the Wall Sleepover

After what has seemed like a life time to both the cubs and the leader team, we finally managed to converge on the scout hut and enjoy a weekend of messy science shenininghans, entertaining the masses, fire safety theory and…

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Reflecting on recent Scouting

What a week! With most young people back at school on Monday, we saw the tide of normality start to creep ever so slowly back towards the shoreline. For sure, we’re a long way off our new normal, but it’s…

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Festive Zoom backgrounds from the Scouts

The Scouts HQ team have produced some festive Zoom backgrounds that you’re free to download and use. Click or tap on the background you’d like to use and then add it as a virtual background in Zoom.

Design a badge competition

To enter you have to design a badge on the theme of Penistone Scouts ‘I survived 2020’ that could go on a camp blanket. The badge must be circular (an oval or a circle), contain the phrase Penistone Scouts ‘I…

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Remembrance Day 2020

Today is Remembrance Day. We were unable to participate in this year’s Remembrance Sunday. Instead, we wrote to every young person and leader, posting them a Scout Poppy Appeal 2020 badge for their uniform. We asked for as many as…

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Virtual Campfire Session

This evening we have enjoyed a traditional campfire sing-a-long and a good time with lots of happy campers.  The Beaver & Cub campfire was headlined by Theo one of our very own beavers and he did a grand job.  The…

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