Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

What a year!

What a long and difficult year we have had for scouting. After starting the year in lockdown and commencing our meetings on Zoom, we have slowly seen the restrictions lifted for scouting moving from the Red readiness level right through…

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Preparing for Face to Face Scouting to Return

Keeping our young people safe.

A lot of work has been going on behind the scenes to get out young people back face to face scouting as safely as possible. Following the rules set out by The Scout Association and The National Youth Agency (NYA),…

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Beaver Badge Requirements

The beaver leaders have been working hard putting together some badge requirement sheets. If you have questions, please contact your leader. Requirement Sheets:

Group Bonfire/Fireworks Night – Thursday 8th November

Please find all the information you need for this year’s Bonfire/Fireworks Night on Thursday 8th Novemeber Location: Moor House Adventure Centre, Rainton Gate, West Rainton, Houghton le Spring, DH4 6QY Time: Please arrive from around 18:30, we aim to finish…

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Night At Beamish 2018

Last weekend brought an adventure for our Beavers and Cubs at Beamish. On Saturday morning we got on our first tram ride down to the town then we saw lots of exciting shops, some businesses and of course the sweet shop. Some…

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Beaver Picnic

Last weekend our Beavers took part in the Durham Scout Counties Beaver Picnic. With over 400 beavers on site for the event, good weather and enthusiasm everyone had a fantastic day. The theme was at the sea side. Here is…

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Durham Climbing Centre

BEAVERS REACH NEW HEIGHTS! This week the beavers have been to the Durham Climbing Centre, here are some pictures of the event. If anyone has any more they would like to share please email them to More Photos –…

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Group AGM, Fun and BBQ

We again have our AGM coming up soon and everyone in the group has been invited to join us.  This years AGM will be held at Moor House Adventure Centre, Rainton Gate, Houghton-le-spring, DH4 6QY. Its held being held Sunday 12th…

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Sponsored Abseil – Raising for Young Minds

WHAT WE DID Together as a group we arranged a sponsored abseil, shoot and fire to raise funds. This sponsored event was held in memory of Orrin Walker, who was a young member at 19th Durham for a number of years….

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