The Baden-Powell Scouts' Association

Traditional Scouting for the 21st Century!

Southern Area Easter Camp

Southern Area’s traditional Easter Camp was held this year at Butcher’s Coppice Campsite near Bournemouth, with Cubs, Scouts, Senior Scouts and Rover Scouts from 1st Earley, 1st Kingswood and 1st Reading being joined by 5 guests from our WFIS friends in Berlin.

scoutingabout harry2-1Harry takes on Mt. Kilimanjaro

 

This summer, one of the B-PSA's Rover Squire's will be taking on a mounmental challenge in support of the Meningitis Research Foundation......

 

 

Baden-Powell's Birthday Hike


image003In honour of our founder, Lord Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Whittingham BP Scout Group set themselves a huge challenge – a 20km hike across 12 summits in the Cheviot Hills, with an overall climb of nearly 1000m in the week of his birthday!

Patrol Leader’s Training Course


P3030043Early March saw 28 Patrol Leaders and Second’s from across Northumbria gather in North Yorkshire to explore their roles as junior leaders within their Scout Troops.

ROVER SCOUT ACTIVITY WEEKEND 2011

In December 2011, Rover Scouts gathered in the Lake District for a weekend of outdoor activities .

Earley Scouts receive Gold Award

Three Rover Scouts from Earley proudly received their Gold Duke of Edinburgh's Awards at St. James's Palace in the presence of HRH Prince Philip.

 

TETHERA PEAKS CHALLENGE

Rover Scouts attempt to ascend the three of the Lake District’s 3000ers in a continuous round.

BEAVER DAY 2011

This summer Beavers from all over Northumbria gathered in the Ingram Valley for a day full of fun and adventure.