W3W – Do you know about it?


What is what3words? what3words is an easy way to say exactly where somewhere is. It has divided the whole world into squares that are 3m x 3m – that’s about the size of a car. Every square has a what3words…

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Merry Christmas from 19th Durham

We would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas! We hope you have a covid safe, isolation free Christmas period. See you in the new year for more adventure! Our cubs have also made a Merry Christmas Video.

Scouting Readiness – Back to Red

Keeping our young people safe!

In light of the recent national lockdown, the National Youth Agency and The Scout Association have moved the scouting readiness level back to red. We know this is disappointing but we must do what we can to keep our young…

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Skills for Life

Can you join us?

We provide young people with skills for life, could you help us? View our Volunteer Opportunities here!

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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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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New Tents – Reviving Tradition

We are now in possession of three new traditional patrol tents for the group to use. These were partly funded by The Shakespeare Trust and were purchased in May 2018. With these new Stormhaven Patrol Tents we revive traditional scouting…

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Christmas Raffle – Winners

RESULTS OF THE 2017 CHRISTMAS RAFFLE Thanks to everyone for their support with the Christmas 2017 raffle. The raffle managed to raise over £600 for the group Prize Item Winner 1st Xbox One S 500GB + Forza Horizon 3 &…

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Ceilidh – Ceilidh – Ceilidh

We intend to hold a fundraising Ceilidh on the evening of Saturday 3rd June. The aim of the evening is to raise funds towards the scouts international trip abroad, to provide more money for activities and in particular, enough money…

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