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Sailing Adventure

Mel, Jess & Ben who are three of our Explorer Scouts, together with Richard, Jo & Sam who are three of our leaders Enjoyed  a sailing adventure. They werte onboard a yacht called ‘Offshore Scout’ which is a modern Oyster

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Scout & Explorer Activity Day

On Saturday 22nd April  10 Scouts & Explorers, accompanied by 4 Leaders enjoyed Adventure Day at Beaudesert Scout Activity Centre  in Staffordshire. The Scouts & Explorers    enjoyed Crate Stacking, Jacob’s Ladder & the Via-Ferreta which are all ‘roped’ activities at height..

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St George’s Day Parade 2017

On Sunday 23rd April over 120 members of 1st Bedworth took part in the Nuneaton District Saint George’s Day Parade. The Parade was organised by 1st Bulkington Scout Group who laid on a brilliant event. We paraded from the Alms Houses to

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Beaver Police Visit

On Thursday April 13th Barlow Beavers had a very interesting visit from a Policeman. He told them what it was like to be a Policeman and how he used his kit. As you can see from the pictures he also

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A Fantastic Donation

Everyone at 1st Bedworth Scout Group would like to thank Nuneaton Flower Guild, for their kind donation to the group for £2,301. This was the result of the group being their nominated charity for the year. The Flower Guild raised

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Beaver Olympics

During the Olympics our Beavers joined in the fun by having an Olympic themed Colony Night. The Beavers enjoyed a number of Olympic sports and challenges.

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Green Fingered Beavers

A few months ago our Beavers planted some seeds in troughs and pots outside of the Scout Hut. As a result of their green fingers the outside of the Scout Hut now looks a lot brighter. What do you think

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Scout Canoe Expedition

On Saturday 2nd July at approximately 9:00 am, 12 scouts and 5 leaders arrived at the marina in Nuneaton, packed and ready to set off for their first day of the expedition. As I was one of the girl scouts

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Contact from upstate New York

Ashley who is a volunteer at a youth centre located in upstate New York near Albany it’s capital , contacted us.  Ashley works with a very special group of children! With Spring upon them and Summer on it’s way, they are preparing an open house barbecue picnic

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Yet more Bedworth Brains

 On Saturday March 5th a team from our Barlow & Woodward Beaver Colonies entered the District Beaver Quiz which was held at 1st Bulkington Scout Hut. All of the Beavers and Adults had a great time. The Beavers did brilliantly

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Woody’s Final Austria Update

Our party has safely returned from their adventure in Austria, tired, weary but with memories that will last a lifetime. I am looking forward to speaking to our Scouts, Explorers and Leaders and hearing all about their great adventure. Over

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More Beduff Brains !!!

Following on from our success in the District Scout Quiz we are proud of our Explorer team who came second in the District Explorer Quiz on Wednesday. Well done Mel, Matt, Lewis & Tom you are an excellent team. Congratulations

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Beduff Brains

We are really proud of Ben, Hollie, Nicole & Ryan  our ‘Brains of Beduff’ who last night lifted the Trophy at the Nuneaton District Scout Annual Quiz. There was stiff competition from several other Troops from Nuneaton, Bedworth & Bulkington

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Bag Packing Success

This weekend a number of our Scouts and Explorers , supported by an adult team have been Bag Packing to raise funds for activities. On Saturday we were at ASDA Nuneaton where we raised £1066.41. On Sunday we were at

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Remembrance Day Parade

We are very proud of our members who attended Remembrance Parade this year.  Despite indifferent weather over 120 members of 1st Bedworth were smartly turned out on Parade. We were lucky that the rain stayed away during the parade. We

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Scouts Raise £720 for Dogs For The Disabled

Scouts from Wilson & Haddon Troops raised a total of £720 which they presented to representatives from Dogs For The Disabled at their Annual Presentation Night on Saturday 3rd October. In June the Scouts who were working on their Community

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Natasha ‘Gets In’ WISPA

WISPA is our County Scout Newsletter that is posted to every adult member of Scouting in Warwickshire. Natasha who is a Cub in Walton Pack wrote a report on the County ‘Get In’ Camp which was held at Ragley Hall

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Paranormal Investigation Weekend

On Friday 24th July a group of 22 from 1st Bedworth visited an old Victorian School at Long Eaton near Nottingham for a Paranormal Investigation Event. The group consisted of older Scouts, Explorers and adults. We used a professional  company

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Bag Packing – Sunday 5th July

We are really pleased with results of yesterday”s bag packing at Sainsburys in Nuneaton and Tesco at Bedworth. At Tesco we collected £690.30 and at Sainsburys we collected £519.72. We also received lots of positive comments about the politeness,smartness and

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Adventure Afloat

On Friday 12th June a group of excited youngsters and leaders  from 1st boarded the minibus that would take them to Barby Moorings near Rugby where they would be boarding the 72ft Narrowboat ‘Centenary’ to crew her for a weekend

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Point to Point – A great success

On Saturday 20th June 1st Bedworth had the privilege of organising the District Scout Point to Point. Andy Clarke volunteered to head the organising team and what a great job he did! Andy was well supported by a large number

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Bag Packing at Morrisons Holyhead Road

On Sunday 10th May nearly thirty members of 1st Bedworth bag packed at Morrisons’  Holyhead  Road  store. Those bag packing included Scouts, Explorers and Adults. During the day we received lots of pleasing positive feedback from customers and staff. The

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Bag Packing at Morrisons – Hinckley

We are very pleased with the result of today’s bag packing at Hinckley Morrisons . The team of youngsters and leaders earned a  brilliant £890.99. Well done everyone! We would to thank all of the staff for allowing us to

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Saint George’s Day Parade 2015

Around 70 members of 1st Bedworth , including Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers and adults, took part in Nuneaton District’s annual Saint George’s Day parade on Sunday 19th April. This year’s parade was held in Wolvey and was organised by 1st

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Good News – Subs Stay at £2

After a thorough review of our operating costs and our budget for the 2015-16 financial year the Group Executive Committee agreed at their meeting on Monday 13th April that subs will remain at £2.00 for the next twelve months. Despite

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Bag Packing at Tesco Bedworth

On Saturday  11th April and Sunday 12th April over thirty  Scouts, Explorers and Adults from 1st Bedworth were out in force to bag pack at the Tesco store in Bedworth. On Saturday they worked in two four hour shifts and

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Scout Digital Maker Camp

  On Saturday 28th March fifteen Scouts arrived at the Scout Hut ready and eager to complete the Digital Maker Stage Two Activity Badge. They were in for a great weekend which involved an overnight stay at the Scout Hut

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Cub Ghosthunt Success

Well done to Logan & Jack who won the Cub Ghosthunt last Saturday night and claimed the Alan Flavell Trophy for First Bedworth Walton Pack.  We are all very proud of you both. Cub Ghosthunt is a District event and

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Scout’s Football Team Success

We are very proud of our Scouts who entered the District Scout Football Competition on Saturday and played brilliantly to pick up the ‘Runners Up’ Trophy. It’s been a few years since we have had any success at this event,

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Bag Packing at ASDA Nuneaton

On Sunday 22nd February Scouts, Explorers and Adults from 1st Bedworth were out in force to bag pack at the ASDA Store in Nuneaton. The colleagues at Nuneaton ASDA were welcoming and friendly and we would like to thank them

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