Articles Archive for October 2013

29 Oct 2013
1st St Elvan Scout group has opened, providing a Scouting provision for over 50 young people in the area of Sithney and Nancegollan. This grant funded project was so successful that all three sections, Beavers, Cubs and Scouts have been started to meet demand for Scouting in Cornwall. It is one of five new groups that have opened in the last two years across the…
19 Oct 2013
Konnichiwa!   We are honoured to have been selected as the two Leaders for the Cornish half of the combined Devon & Cornwall Unit that will be going to the 23rd World Scout Jamboree in Japan in 2015. So who are ‘We’? Ian Bartlett – the Leader in charge of the Watersports Activities at Kernow 2013. Jon Arnold – ASL for 18th Truro Sea Scouts &…
19 Oct 2013
Another weekend jam-packed full of activities for 300 Scouts from all over Cornwall. The weather was considerably wetter than previous years but all the Scouts (and most of the leaders) took it in their stride and got on with the important job of having fun. The range of activities meant there was something for everyone and included pistol shooting, pioneering, assault course (very muddy!), low…
7 Oct 2013
You might have heard that Scouting is changing. For the first time, we’re offering an additional alternative Promise that will allow those who have no faith to promise to do their best, to uphold our Scout values and to do their duty to the Queen. But what does that mean to Scouting here in Cornwall? Put simply, it means more people than ever can join…