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Explorer Evolution Camp 2020

This is one of the best camps ever for all Explorers, just ask one of the lucky Explorers who
attended last year!

The cost of the camp includes transport, food & all activities.

So what do the organisers say about this event?

Main Event – constantly evolving…

You told us that you want a challenge, preferably one that is a surprise each year, so that is what we aim to deliver. Obviously, it is really hard to describe a surprise, so what can we tell you? We have a 3,000 acre site and surrounding land to set a dynamic route of between 10 and 30 miles, and a crack team of volunteers from across the country to make it happen! Who knows what this year will hold, all we do know is that the Evolution main event will be brilliant fun and test your teams and individual physical, mental and Scouting skills.

The Rest of the Weekend

With Friday and themed Saturday night entertainment – including a DJ live bands and traditional fairground games and inflatables – there will be lots to keep you entertained!

Scout Expedition Weekend 2020

The cost of this camp includes transport, food, camp fees and all activities. This camp will mean that Scouts can achieve their Expedition Challenge Award, a badge that is not possible to get on a regular section meeting! This is one of the awards that Scout need to gain to earn their Chief Scouts Gold Award, the highest award earned in Scouts.

Back to Basics Camp 2020

The cost of this camp includes, food, camp fees and all activities. It does not include transport. Parents or carers will need to drop off and pick up Scouts from Rough Close Camp Site, near Tilehill in Coventry.

Join us for a great experience of traditional scout camping on our Back to Basics Camp! This camp is open to all Scouts and Explorers. It will be held at Rough Close Scout Camp, near Tile Hill in Coventry.

Activities will include cooking on wood fires, shelter building and hammock camping.

Summer Camp 2020

The cost of this camp includes Transport, food, camp fees, onsite activities, a and a day at out a theme park or similar. An exciting 7 night camp at Beaudesert Scout Camp in Staffordshire on the edge of Cannock Chase. We will be camping in Patrol Tents and cooking on wood fires and gas stoves.

The activities will include traditional camp activities such as widegames, tracking, backwoods cooking, campfires, team building and tracking. We will also be enjoying a number of the adventurous activities based on the site. On Friday 24th April there will be a meeting at the Scout hut for everyone who has paid a deposit so we can choose what activities we will be doing and where we will be going on the day out.

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.