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Congratulations Beavers – Chief Scout Bronze Award

2 Feb 2014

Well done to the following Beavers:
Jacob Bleazard
George Morgan
Mikey Worthy
Thomas Reeson
for achieving their Chief Scout Bronze Award – fantastic achievement and good luck in Cubs

IMPORTANT – Parents please read – Census 2014 are your details up to date

21 Jan 2014

Dear All,
We need to complete our input into the National Census 2014 by the 31st January 2014 More info here
In order to do this we are required to supply details of all our membership, including young people , leaders , chairman , treasurers , secretaries , executive members.
This is due to the new membership database that is coming on …

2013 Review in Pictures

31 Dec 2013

Just a brief highlight of some activities we have completed this year. We have been….
Bag Packing
Baking Bread, Cakes, Mince Pies
Making stuff with Paracord
Learning Knots
Learning about Air Activities including visiting Manchester Airport
Building Bird boxes
Bat Watching
Scuba Diving
Pitching Tents
Building Rockets
Getting wet
Having a Great Egg Race
Having a Knights Adventures
Grass Sledging
Learning First Aid
Visiting the Spire
Visiting the River
Making fires
and so much more….
See below – Click on …

Water Activities Update

5 Dec 2013

As some of you are aware St Mary’s Scout Group, Clitheroe District and East Lancs are quite active in Water Sports activities and are hoping to become more involved in Kayaking, Canoeing & Sailing over the next few years.
Currently there are a few exciting developments in the early stages but basically we will soon have access to facilities at Fishmoor …

Clitheroe District Centenary Badge Competition

11 Oct 2013

2014 sees the Centenary of Scouting in Clitheroe, yes during 2014 we will be celebrating a 100 years of scouting in Clitheroe. St Mary’s has been integral to the development of scouting in the district, being one of the oldest groups.
Linked to this the District is having a competition to design a badge for all scouts in the district
More …

Mon 30th Sept – What’s going on

29 Sep 2013

Are doing their Air Activities Badge out on the Castle field meet near the swings, and bring your homemade aeroplane. As normal, please refer to Jo’s email for the latest program
Are Meeting at St Mary’s normal times and are continuing work on the Cyclist Badge – a bit of bike maintenance, and maybe a poster. Any old …

Mon 23rd Sept – What is going on

22 Sep 2013

After an active Scouting weekend – thanks to those who supported Bag packing and Parade, Monday arrives again and here what’s on….
BEAVERS – Are finding Out about the World of Flying – doing the Air Activities Badge. Normal times at St Mary’s unless Jo has told you otherwise
CUBS & SCOUTS – Are hoping to watch Bats, with Phil Dykes from …

Bag Packing at Sainsbury’s Clitheroe – More Photos added

22 Sep 2013

Saturday 21 Sept and with the very kind support of Sainsbury’s in Clitheroe, St Mary Magdalene Scout Group completed 6 hours of bag packing.
With approx 10 troop members each hour, supported by a couple of leaders and willing parents during the whole time. The very generous residents of Clitheroe and Ribble Valley kindly donated just short of £600, well £590.15 …

Today Sat 23rd Sept Sainsburys Bag Packing

21 Sep 2013

Yes it is today Sat and yes we are doing it so if you can support even if your plans have changed, please come along and spare anytime you can.
Someone will be in Sainsburys in Clitheroe between 10 and 4.
Remember full Uniform please

Monday 9th Sept – We are back

8 Sep 2013

Well the summer holidays are over (boo!!) and School as restarted. So we are back…
Monday 9th Sept is as follows :
BEAVERS – Games and Welcome new beavers at St Mary’s Centre (6pm till 7)
CUBS – Investiture, Badge Awards & Games at St Mary’s Centre (7pm till 8)
SCOUTS – Visit to St Mary’s Spire at St Mary’s Centre (7pm till 8:30)
We …