Our Big Easter Raffle was a great success, thanks to the support from everyone who took part. We managed to raise £2961, with £1151, supporting 7 Scouts groups, and a massive £1770 going to our Jamboree Fund.
Tim Kidd has stepped up from his role as Deputy UK Chief Commissioner, to the main role. Hear his first speech here...
On behalf of Nepal Scouts I would like to thank you and your Scouts team for the financial support. This is really a big thing for us and would like to thank you all once again. Also I would like to assure you that the fund will be used in the reconstruction of National Training [...]
An invitation is extended to DCs, ADCs and District Teams to take part in the 2016 International Forum on Sunday 28 February at Well End Activity Centre, Borehamwood.
1st Orwell Cub Pack decided to visit their local observatory... We had a really clear night, so we were able to go out to the big telescope and look through it at constellations.
On 26 October 2015, a powerful 8.1-magnitude earthquake rocked the border of Pakistan, causing more than 300 deaths and injuries to at least 2500 people. Thousands of houses were damaged across the country as a result of the earthquake. The day after the earthquake, Rahila Hameed Khan Durrani, the newly-elected Chief Commissioner of the Pakistan [...]
It's that time of year when we're all thinking about getting a little festive. Well we want to celebrate the festive season as a district. So Geoff has organised a Christmas Meal with all the trimmings, including entertainment. Saturday 9th January, at the Bull Hotel, Royston we are having a 3 course meal for only [...]
This weekend (17th/18th October) was JOTI, Jamboree on the Internet. Over 120 Cubs from the county attended including 1st Orwell, 6th Royston, and 10th Royston. The Cubs were set the task of trying to contact people from around the world, and swapping JID's. There was a lot of success speaking to people from places from [...]
On Monday 14th September our DC, Geoff Kavanagh, presented 9 Cubs from the 10th Royston Cub Pack with their Chief Scout’s Silver Award. In total 10 Cubs completed the work required to complete their Silver Award over their summer holidays but unfortunately only 9 were in attendance at the meeting. With the old Silver Award [...]