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Scout Narrowboat Weekend 2020

The cost of this camp includes transport, food & boat hire. Scouts taking part on this weekend will be living on, crewing and operating a 12 berth narrowboat on the canal system around Rugby. They will be helming the boat, operating locks, cooking meals in the galley, learning how to maintain the boat and so on. This really is a hands on, active weekend.

Scouts will also gain the Scout Power Coxswain Badge which is a rare badge for ‘land’ Scouts to gain.

There are only 10 places available on this activity.

Scout Strategy Camp 2020

This camp is open to all Scouts. Transport is provided from and back to the Scout Hut for this camp Cirencester Park plays host to Strategy. The organising team take the stresses out of the whole event. By providing full catering, running warm water wash and toilet facilities, so participants can enjoy themselves.

In the evenings there’s a host of entertainment; In The Venue there’s a disco, talent show and host of onstage shenanigans. On Sunday morning there are Scout Skill workshops and giant inflatables to play on. There will also be ‘The Café’ where you can get scrummy hot and cold food and drinks to keep you going. It also houses an eye watering pick’n’mix display in the Tuckshop. Fancy some Strategy branded goodies? Head to The Shop and grab mugs, pens, t-shirts, hoodies and other souvenirs.

A 3,000 acre ‘Play Area’ is home to the Strategy Main Event. The multi-activity challenge hike has over 30 bases scattered across a woodland site, which Strategists get points for completing. You’ll have to plan your own route to make best use of the allocated time! All of your physical stamina, mental prowess and Scouting skills will be tested!

Scout Kayaking & Walking Weekend 2020

This is a District Camp for Scouts aged at least 12 yrs. The camp will be held at Lakeside Camp Site in Llangorse Wales. During the weekend Scouts will spend one day Kayaking from Glasbury to Hay on Wye on the River Wye and the other day walking in the Brecon Beacons. The cost of this camp includes transport, food, camp fees and all activities.

District Camp 2020

This will be a brilliant camp which will see Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers and adults from most of the Scout Groups in Nuneaton District camping together for a weekend of fun and activities. Activities may include zip wire, pedal karts, archery, shooting, abseiling, climbing, kayaking , rafting, craft and much more. All of the meals will be cooked in a central ‘cookhouse’ by a catering team so that everyone taking part can have the maximum amount of time on activities. The £35 camp fee includes all activities, food and camp fees. Parents will need to arrange transport to and from Willesley Scout Camp which is in Leicestershire.

We are also looking for a number of parents who would like to join us for the weekend to help us with catering, activities and supervising the youngsters as our leadership team will be at full stretch helping to provide the many activities during the weekend. The cost for parents is just £15 to cover food & camp fees costs. Please speak to Woody for more information.

Nuneaton Gang Show Visit 2020

Brownies, Cubs, Scouts, Guides and Leaders from Bedworth, Bulkington & Nuneaton will be putting on a fantastic variety show at the Abbey Theatre during March 2020. It’s the perfect evening out for the whole family. Come and join us to see the fantastic Nuneaton Gang Show for 2020.

1st Bedworth will be enjoying the show on Friday 27th March. Everyone will be meeting outside the Theatre at 7.00pm and the show should end by 9.30pm where everyone needs to be collected from the theatre.

Parents, family & friends are welcome to buy tickets too. Beavers who wish to see the show need to be accompanied by an adult who will also need to buy a ticket. Cubs, Scouts & Explorers can see the show without an adult and they will be supervised by a Leader.

To buy a ticket please pay at the ‘Subs table’ when you are paying Subs, or send a BACS payment to the usual bank details. Use your youngster’s name and ‘Show’ as the reference please. Tickets are selling fast for this so to avoid any disappointment gets your tickets ASAP!

If you’re unable to join us but still want to go along to see Nuneaton Gang Show, then you can buy tickets to other evenings here.

Scout District Quiz 2020

Come and represent 1st Bedworth in the District Scout Quiz 2020!

Take part, have fun, and even earn part of your Teamwork Challenge badge at the District Scout Quiz!

We are meeting over at Coton Liberal Club – if you are going to be struggling for transport please let us know ASAP.

This event is open to all Scouts so sign up fast to book your space in a team!

To book onto this event please email [email protected] with your child’s name to register interest.

Prize Bingo 2020

Come and join us for a fun family evening playing Prize Bingo! All money raised at this event will go towards out International 2020 camp to Kandersteg.

You can either buy your tickets at the subs table or by BACS with the reference “Bingo Tickets”. Once you have your tickets you can write your name on the back, and hand it in on arrival where the tickets will also be entered into a prize draw!

This fun event is open to everyone, so please invite your parents, grandparents, friends or anyone else along to join in! We have had lots of prizes and vouchers donated already so there is lots to win, and we always welcome more donations.

Bingo tickets are available on the night, please remember to bring your pen or Dobber!

Doors Open at 6.30pm with Eyes Down at 7pm

We have lots of great prizes up for grabs such as:

  • Chick King Voucher
  • Conkers Voucher
  • Odeon Cinema Tickets
  • Nuneaton Bowl Family Pass
  • Laser Quest Vouchers
  • Harry Potter Goodies
  • Alcohol
  • Beauty Products
  • Chocolates

And many more!!

Beavers Pantomime Trip 2019

Come along with us to see Aladdin at the Nuneaton Arts Centre!

This year Nuneaton District Beavers will be going to the pantomime on Saturday 25th January for the matinee performance. The cost of £8.00 will also include a Goodie bag!

Beavers will need to wear full uniform. We will be meeting at the Abbey Theatre at 2.00pm ready for the showing to start at 2.30pm, and beavers should be picked up at 5.00pm.

To book onto this event please pay the activity cost either at the Leaders Table or by bacs by the 1st November

Christmas Carol Service 2019

This year our Christmas carol service will be on Monday 23rd December!

All Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Adults and family members are invited to join the Group at the Annual Christmas Carol Service at Bedworth All Saints Church. This event will run from 6.30pm to 7.30pm . Everyone is asked to arrive at the church between 6.15pm and 6.25pm so that everyone is seated by 6.30pm.

All Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers and uniformed adults should wear their uniform. If you would like to brighten up your uniform with tinsel woggles and such like that would be fine. Free refreshments will be provided afterwards.

This year we will be supporting Nuneaton Homeless Shelter, which runs during the winter months from one of the Nuneaton Church Halls. We would appreciate if people could bring along donations such as new underwear and socks (mens and womens), warm coats, sleeping bags or non perishable food items (tinned foods, UHT milk, tea, coffee etc).

We hope to see as many members as possible as we all come together for the final group event of the year!