Scouts rise to the challenge of mountainous trek

SCOUTS and Explorer Scouts from Woking trekked the mountains and valleys of the Brecon Beacons in South Wales recently on a three-day trip. Thirty-three Explorer Scouts completed hikes as part of their... Read more »

Cubs and Beavers help ‘Trash the Trash’ 

CUBS and Beavers from the Sheerwater Scout group have been busy cleaning up their area with a series of litterpicks. “We try to do an annual litterpick but this year I was... Read more »

Grand May Fayre returns at last

THE Horsell Scouts and Guides Grand May Fayre returns to the Wheatsheaf Recreation Ground on bank holiday Monday after an enforced three-year absence because of the pandemic. A fixture of the local... Read more »

Gang’s all there to entertain live

THE EXCITEMENT of being able to hold a live show ensured a fun-filled evening at the 1st Knaphill Scout Group biennial Gang Show. They returned to the stage after COVID restrictions had... Read more »

Scouts lead the way in litter clean-up

BOYS and girls from 1st Knaphill Scout Group picked up huge amounts of litter in the areas around their homes on New Year’s Day. Joined by leaders and parents, they were continuing... Read more »

Double awards for hard-working Explorer Scouts

FIVE Woking Explorer Scouts have achieved both the Queen’s Scout and Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards. Amy Butcher, Owen Parsley, Yousuf Mahmood, Oliver Faulkner and Tom Wittke were presented with their Queen’s... Read more »

Scouts enjoy party atmosphere

MORE than 60 Explorer Scouts from Woking’s five units recently enjoyed a fun-packed day at Birchmere campsite in Wisley. The Scouts, aged from 14 to 18, represented Challenger units from Knaphill, Martian... Read more »

Scout group’s impressive start to 6,000 mile challenge

THE 1st St John’s Scout Group has made an impressive start to its 6,000 miles in 60 days challenge. Since it began last month, more than £1,200 has been raised by the... Read more »

Cubs work through challenges to win highest award

THREE members of the 1st Knaphill Amstel pack have achieved the highest award available to Cubs. Toby Burman, Lewis Eagle and Finn Dabbs, all aged 10, attained the Chief Scout Silver Award... Read more »

Seventies Scouts all smiles on Remembrance Day

HOW many people do you recognise from this old photo? Taken around 1974, it shows members of 1st Old Woking Scout Group at an annual Remembrance Day service outside the front entrance... Read more »