Aldwalk Water Weekend – 23rd-25th June 2017

Scouts met up with 4th Durham and had a brilliant joint water activities weekend at Aldwalk Scout Activity Centre. Between us be had over 40 people staying at the centre with sessions on the water all day Saturday and Sunday…

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Durham City District Raft Race – 2017

On Tuesday 20th June, 19th Durham took part in the annual district raft race, at maiden castle, Durham. We had 23 scouts taking part in total and after a quick build, and a couple of laps of the course 19th…

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Scout Climb When Ready Competition

Scouts took part in the Durham Scout County Climbing Competition this March 2017. Although each group only has 5 spaces allocated, there was over 330 young people took part throughout the day from varying age groups. Final Scores:  The county…

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Scout – Back to Basics Weekend

Scouts took part in a back to basics weekend at West Hall Scout Campsite with 5 other troops. Despite the weather scouts were determined to have a good time and brushed up on some of those key scouting skills. Fire…

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Scout Summer Camp – Hesley Wood 2016

Scouts Visit Hesley Wood for their Summer Camp. Scouts took part in various activities while on their annual summer camp, ranging from basics – Knife, Axe, and Saw to Canoeing, Kayaking and even visiting the National Space Centre. The weeks activities were…

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Scouts – Water Weekend – May 2016

Some photos of the water weekend 4th Durham invited us to in May. The photos are late but show a couple of our scouts taking part. https://goo.gl/photos/xSw9W5N4CcPdYho78

Making a River Crossing

Scouts Get Wet Making a River Crossing… This terms river crossing went well with two teams racing to make the quickest but driest river crossing… Needless to say everyone got wet, even leaders who didn’t intend to. More Photos at…

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Dragon Boat Race

Scouts take place in the Durham City District Dragon Boat Race. While taking part, all the scouts earned their dragon boat activity badge. This is a pretty unique opportunity as not many people get the chance to achieve this badge….

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Scouts Go Old School

  This week, Scouts took part in a slightly different activity which allowed them to try old school skills preparing rabbit for cooking and eating. Not all scouts could cope with the task but were excused to the fire building part….

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Chesters Weekend February 2016

Scouts Weekend Away at Chesters. Scouts arrived on Friday night with a little frost on the ground and woke up Saturday morning with a whole different environment. Scouts took part in night navigations and day hikes,while using a variety of maps, compass and…

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