The Baden-Powell Scouts' Association

Traditional Scouting for the 21st Century!

 Northumbria Area Scout Camp 2009

Northumbria Area Camp 09Friday 12th June saw six groups from Northumbria meet near to Heighington, to partake in a weekend of green field camping.


Rover Scouts in the Snowy Cairngorms


Rover Scouts in the CairngormsHaving never laid a hand on crampons before, the idea of sliding down a snowy slope in January whilst practicing how to use an ice axe would have been somewhat daunting - if Ninette and Clive had told me the fine details.

Winter camping – Sage advice


altWith the recent bout of wintery weather - here's an overview of the important aspects of winter camping.....