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Trip to Honiton Museum

Trip to Honiton Museum

Cottrell and Jackson Cub Packs were given a special evening tour of the Museum on their section nights. Margaret Lewis gave them a talk at the beginning and then they were allowed to walk around the museum and have a look at all the things that were in there. All Cubs...

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Parade and Big Tea

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Parade and Big Tea

1st Honiton Scout Group (Beavers, Cubs and Scouts) were invited to the Parade and Big Tea on Sunday 5 June. We had just over 50 youngsters in the parade and over 100 youngsters with their parents and siblings for the big tea. It was a lovely atmosphere and something...

OLYMPIC TORCH & BATON

OLYMPIC TORCH & BATON

On 21 May 2012 an ex Scout and Army Cadet Ryan Braunton-Turner was privileged to be able to carry the Olympic Torch for the Olympics that were being held in our Country. It was such a wonderful experience for him to be able to do this in Minehead. To celebrate 10...

1st Honiton Scout Group – New Roof Appeal Fund

1st Honiton Scout Group – New Roof Appeal Fund

Saturday 11th June our town Mayor Cllr Serena Sexton came to our Scout Hall for our coffee morning and launched our New Roof Appeal fund. Our roof is starting to leak and though its not urgent YET we need to think ahead and start raising funds for it. We have been...

St. George’s Day Parade – Sunday 24 April 2022

St. George’s Day Parade – Sunday 24 April 2022

Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Leaders walked from Abbeyfield at the top end of the High Street to Honiton Manor which is at the other end of the High Street. The residents at Abbeyfield really loved watching the youngsters arrive and put into their section ready to move...

1ST Honiton Scout Group – Castles

1ST Honiton Scout Group – Castles

During the half term we asked our members to build a castle and sleep in it overnight. Above is just a selection of the castles that were made. The youngsters put so much effort into them and they look brilliant. When they returned after the half term they told us all...

1st Honiton Scout Group – Easter Baskets for Foodbank

1st Honiton Scout Group – Easter Baskets for Foodbank

Cottrell Cubs made up 24 baskets filled with Easter goodies which were given to the Foodbank in Honiton. They were gratefully received and will be handed out to people who use the Foodbank. The Cubs said it was nice to do this and the people who receive this will love...

Queen’s 70th Jubilee Cards

Queen’s 70th Jubilee Cards

Beavers, Cubs and Scouts made cards which were sent to the Queen. The youngsters were delighted that they received a Thank You letter for them. All youngsters received a copy of the letter for their section along with a Scouting Platinum Jubilee badge. A selection of...

Honiton Scout Leader visits Kenya

Honiton Scout Leader visits Kenya

Tabs International and 1st Honiton Scout Group Jenny Beckett (aka Tigger one of Honiton Scout Leaders) is in Kenya to visit the Springs of Life Tabs International School. Jenny is a trustee for the charity Tabs International. The charity built and now supports a...

Scouts clean Honiton war memorial for armed forces day

Scouts clean Honiton war memorial for armed forces day

Scouts cleaned the War Memorial to make sure that is was clean for Armed forces Day in June. The Scouts also clean it for Remembrance Day in November. We have been doing this for quite a few years now. 

Cubs create thank you posters for emergency services

Cubs create thank you posters for emergency services

Cubs made posters for our Thank You day last year. They decided to give them to the Fire Station, Police Station and the Ambulance Station which are all in Honiton. They wanted to thank them for all the work they do for us in the town. Cubs also made cards which were...

Beavers raise £65 for Purple 4 Polio

Beavers raise £65 for Purple 4 Polio

Beavers held a draw so that they could raise money for Purple 4 Polio. Mark Tredwin came in and talked to them about Polio and how we could help as the money we raised would help to give a vaccine to people in other countries. We raised £65