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5th Pen Cubs at Winter Camp 2008

Our 3 Cub Packs joined Scouts at Winter Camp at Great Tower in November 2008.  Here are some of the activities they did.  Sunday morning saw snow and so an impromptu snoball fightbroke out – see Leaders news page.

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International Friendship Award

Our Group has now completed the International Friendship Badge with all sections taking part in supporting International Aid Trust at Much Hoole. http://www.internationalaidtrust.org.uk/ Beavers have sung carols in Booths of Penwortham (thank you to Booths management for their support).  They … Continue reading

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Cubs Outward Bound Weekend

Our 3 cub packs spent an excellent weekend at the County Outward Bound weekend at Great Tower in September 2008.     In all 45 of our cubs – some camping some indoors enjoyed sailing, canoeing, high ropes, archery, cratestacking, … Continue reading

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International Friendship Award

Well we have finally come to the end of our International Friendship Award. Beavers have raised £ 300 Cubs have raised £ 300 and Scouts salvaged several thousand pounds worth of tents, plus 100 shoe boxes packed to support the … Continue reading

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Explorers and Young Leaders at Family Camp 2008

Thank you to our Young Leaders who did all sorts of jobs including taking away the bin bags, buttering hundreds of slices of bread, making leatherwork key rings etc etc etc !!!!!! Two of our Explorers received their Chief Scout … Continue reading

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Family Camp 2008

Our Scouts came too!!! Who said it was UNCOOL to take Mum and Dad on camp if you are a Scout – the Scouts contributed a great deal to the weekend. {mosimage    

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Family Camp 2008

Our Cubs plus their families enjoyed the Family Camp at Waddecar despite the "liquid sunshine" – Cubs are very reslient and don’t mind getting wet!!. Who took all these pictures!!!!! – No seriously Richard thank you for being our official … Continue reading

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Beavers at Family Camp 2008

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2008 Family Camp

253 children, parents and leaders descended on Waddecar for our 2008 Family Camp based on Cowboys and Indians Theme.  The weather was great Friday night, wet Saturday and windy Sunday but every credit to children, parents and leaders alike who … Continue reading

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Calling all fire fighters – your homes are in good hands with the new additions to the Fire Service

Blackfoot Beavers visited Preston Fire Station recently. Here are some pictures showing our new intrepid fire fighters!!!!. I think I might stick with the real firefighters. The Beavers had a great night and all got a goody bag.     … Continue reading

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