Why is volunteering important? As well as helping others, volunteering has been shown to improve volunteers’ wellbeing too. It’s human nature to feel good after helping someone out. Volunteering can also help you gain valuable new skills and experiences, and boost your confidence. If you’re interested in volunteering, here’s how to get started and some… Read More Welcome to Volunteers Week 2018
Here’s a few more photos of the Cubs enjoying County Cub Camp. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_slideshow”]
The Cubs are camping at the Nidderdale Showground in Pateley Bridge with other Cubs from all over North Yorkshire. Here’s some images showing what they’re getting up to: ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_slideshow”]
Society is changing. In often fragmented communities, the pressures and expectations on young people are increasing. The future is uncertain. Scouts has never been so important in helping young people prepare for the future, developing the skills they need to succeed in a changing world. Each week almost half a million young people enjoy fun,… Read More Skills For Life
We’re very proud of our Cubs and their efforts in a range of competitions. So far this year Phoenix Pack have won the Hergarth Trophy for the second year running. Well done to Issy, Ed and Mollie. We also had Cubs enter the City Chess Competition run by York Active Support. We are delighted… Read More Cubs off to a winning start to the year!
We held our AGM on Friday evening and what a fantastic event it was. We celebrated the achievements of our young people and made awards to our Top Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Young Leader. Phoenix’s Akela, Andy Partridge was presented with the Award for Merit for outstanding service to Scouting and Jude Partridge was presented with… Read More Presentation Evening and AGM
Summer Term 2018 programmes are now available to view on MyScout and the programme page
Spring Term 2018 programmes are now available to view on MyScout and the programme page
Thank you to everyone who voted for us in this year’s Aviva Community Fund. We have been selected as a finalist in the £5000-£10000 inclusivity category. If successful the funds will be used to replace Beryl, our aging minibus! Thanks for all your support. We will hear further in January. Fingers crossed! m
Last weekend the Beavers enjoyed an all-expenses-paid trip to the Scarborough Sealife Centre. After the disappointment of a failed visit in March, the Sealife guys rearranged everything for the Beavers; providing a coach, VIP tour and a Sleepover. They even made a donation to the Scout Group! After spending time on the Beach… Read More Beavers Sleep with the Fishes!!