Articles Archive for April 2012

30 Apr 2012
Hundreds of scouts from all over the county hiked over 35 miles this weekend all the way from the North coast the South Coast, some even in one day!! This weekend saw the return of the biggest annual Scouting event in Cornwall, “Coast2Coast”. Scouts and explorer scouts  from all over Cornwall took part. Around 400 young people raced on foot from the North Coast, at…
25 Apr 2012
This year was the first year that Scouting had an official presence at the Virgin London Marathon. 10 leaders took on the challenge to raise funds for local Scouting including Andy Wainwright from Torpoint. April 22nd 2012 Andy Wainwright formed part of a team of Scout Leaders from across the UK to run and successfully completed the Virgin London Marathon. Their target was to get fit and…
11 Apr 2012
It has often been said that in Scouting there are no strangers, only friends you have not yet met; we have been fortunate to experience a fine example of this in Greece. Saturday 31st March found 22 Cornish Explorer & Network Scouts on Vidos Island having just finished off a splendid day with a very memorable camp fire and 20 news friends. This small island…
10 Apr 2012
RLSS Water Safety Management Programme (WSMP) – Devon/Cornwall (Venue tbc) When: 19/05/2012 to 20/05/2012 The WSMP covers basic water safety, environment-specific water safety and an in-water rescue module. The course covers both theory and practical applications of water safety and rescue. Courses will be run over two days which will start at 10am and finish at 5pm on each day. By the end of the…