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What We’ve Done – 2014

2014

Dec 2014 – Beavers, Cubs, Scouts & Parents – Outdoor Ice Skating
Our anual big Ice Skating trip to the open air Ice rink in Uxbridge. Our group of 95 Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and parents had a brillant time on the Ice.

Dec 2014 – Beavers, Cubs & Scouts – Panto Trip
The entire group attended the excellent Pantomine ‘Sleeping Beauty at the Compass Theatre.

Nov 2014 – Beavers London Zoo Trip
Our Beavers joined with 93 Beavers from across Harrow for a trip to London Zoo. The Beavers had a great time exploring the zoo and they also visited Samta in his grotto.

Nov 2014 – Beaver Pirate Sleepover Our Beaver Scouts enjoyed a fantastic Pirate themed sleepover.

Nov 2014 – Snowboarding & Skiing Our Scouts went Snowboarding and Skiing at the indoor snow centre in Hemel Hempstead.

Nov 2014 – Remembrance Day Parade

Nov 2014 – Group Campfire
Over 100 Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Parents joined in our annual campfire.

Oct 2014- Pathfinder Camp
Our Scouts joined with Scouts from across Harrow for a weekend of exploring and fun at Phasels Wood Camp Site. Each troop did their own thing during the day and met up for a huge wide game on the Saturday evening. Our troop navigated in small teams to the Lazer tag arena in hemel hempstead. Whilst there the Scouts had a great time playing Quasar. On the return trip the Scouts used GPS units to find Geo-Caches. On the Sunday morning we challenged our Scouts to complete the Cube Course, which is a challenging high ropes course.

Oct 2014 – National Baking Week  To celebrate National baking week our Beavers, Cubs and Scouts all enjoyed evenings of Cake baking.

Oct 2014 – Ready Steady Cook  The Scouts did their very own version of Ready steady cook.

Sept 2014 – Conker Night  The Beavers enjoyed a conker themed night.

Sept 2014 – Scout Survival Camp We entered two teams of Scouts in the first County Survival competition. Our teams enjoyed shelter building and backwards cooking over the weekend.

Sept 2014 – Scout Kayaking The Scouts started the new term kayaking at Rickmansworth Aquadrome, a sunny evening playing games on the lake.

Aug 2014- Tolmers Summer Camp
The 13th Roxeth Scouts journeyed to Tolmers Scout Camp site for their C.T.T week (Come To Tolmers). We joined with 500 Scouts, Explorers, Guides and Rangers from round the country for the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of activities. Some of the activities our Scouts took part in were:- Quad Biking, Climbing, Shooting, Human Zorbs and Lazer tag. The site laid on evening activities like paddle boat racing, Line Dancing and the huge disco with foam party on the last evening. Some of the activities were run on site while others were a short coach journey away. Tolmers even laid on a bar with live bands & quiz evenings for the leaders. The beauty of C.T.T was that the Scouts choose which activities to do and when to do them. If a Scout choose to go laser tag every day then that was what they did.

July 2014 – Scout Beach Party The Scouts finished the year with a joint beach party at the Lido. Sand castle and beach volleyball only some of the fun games.

July 2014 – Beavers Ramble The Beavers and their familes finished the year with a ramble round Ruislip Lido.

July 2014 – Roxeth Show Parade Our group was invited to join the local schools parade thought the local high street.

July 2014 – Group Climbing Our group borrowed a static boldering wall and brought it down to the section meetings. Everyone got to play including the parents and leaders.

July 2014 – District Family Camp Over a hundred Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Parents and siblings from our group joined scouts from across Harrow for an amazing weekend at Tolmers. There were birds of prey, clowns, kayaking, climbing, fire Poi, camp fires and loads more.

July 2014 – Beavers, Cubs and Scouts water activity evening We took our Beavers, Cubs and Scouts out on Bury Lake. The Beavers and Cubs paddled round the lake on fun boats and kata canoes whilst the Scouts sailed for the evening. A fantastic evening for everyone with perfect weather and everyone getting wet.

June 2014 – Extreme Adventure Weekend Amongst many activities our Scouts paddled kayaks, Dragon Boats, Canoes and enjoyed the huge climbing tower and water zorbs along side the River Thames at Longridge Boating Centre.

strong>May 2014 – Beaver Bonanza
Beavers from right across Middlesex met for a day of Film themed fun at PACCAR Scout Camp.May 2014 – Cub & Scout Canal Boat Camp
Our Cubs and Scouts spent the weekend on two 72ft narrow boats, they cooked, slept and drove the boats.

May 2014 – Beaver Canal Boat Evening 
We hired two 72ft narrow boats and our Beavers crewed, steered and helped with the locks on an evening on the canal.

April 2014 – Cub and Scout Diggerland Camp
Our Cubs and Scouts camped at Thriftwood International Scout Site. From there we visited  Diggerland a theme park where even the youngest members could drive real diggers and dumpers. On the Sunday we took part in a few of the site activities, climbing, Sky High, abseiling, The Rodeo Bull and the cave box.

April 2014 – County Easter Egg Hunt 
Our Beavers and Cubs took part in a County Easter egg hunt at Chalfont Heights campsite.

April 2014 – Scuba Diving 
Our Scouts took part in a scuba diving sesson with a local club.

April 2014 – Group Orienteering Event
A family event, Beavers, Cubs and Scout competed in an orienteering competition. Once finished everyone went abseiling and took part in Archery. We also had great fun with the ‘Cavebus’.

Mar 2014 – Beaver Friendship Day
Our Beavers joined 90 others from across Harrow for a fun afternoon or games and craft. They also met a dog from the Blue Cross and learnt about the work of the RNLI.

Mar 2014 – Airfix Models
Our Scouts gained their model makers badges by building Airfix Spitfires and models from Meccano.

Mar 2014 – London Live Monopoly Run
We entered two teams of Scouts in an interactive Monopoly run round London, our teams had to buy properties, pay rent and navigate round London visiting as many of the places on the board as possible. Great result for our second year with 16th and 18th out of 97 teams.

London Line Monopoly Website www.monopoly-run.co.uk

Feb 2014 – Tiramisu Night
The Beavers and Scouts made Tiramisu.

Feb 2014 – Chip Shop Survey
The Scouts surveyed every chip shop in Northolt Road, South Harrow. A tasty night!

Feb 2014 – Scalextric Night
We held a Scalextric night for the Beavers, Cubs and Scouts. Brillant fun.

Jan 2014 – Fire & Ice Winter Camp Not for the faint hearted or the weedy. Our Scouts camped on the 2nd weekend in January. We joined 400 other Scouts and Guides for loads of fun and games in the mud at Tolmers Scout Campsite.