Volunteering Oct11

Volunteering

The Group is desperately in need of parents to assist with each of the sections and with the general running of the group. There are many roles within the Group where you can offer help, some are uniformed (or not) and are hands-on ‘on-the-night’, others support uniformed leaders...

Remembrance Sunday Nov09

Remembrance Sunday

The annual Remembrance service is to be held on Sunday the 9th November and it is an important date in the 3rd Brampton Scout Group’s calendar. It gives all members of our Group the opportunity to give their respect to all those that have been, or are still involved in, conflicts around...

Friday Night – 17th Oct

See below information relating to this Friday’s activities across all the sections.  For information about activities further ahead, please see the Programme for the relevant Scouting section. Beavers Cubs Scouts Disability Awareness Night (Session 2) – St Thomas’ Church...

Cubs Global Challenge Oct10

Cubs Global Challenge

On Friday 10th October as part of our Global Challenge Badge, a representative from the Smiles Foundation will be coming along to the meeting to talk about the important work that they do with children and families in Romania. You can see more about the work the Smiles Foundation do on their...

Scout Programme Sep29

Scout Programme

The Scout Section is for young people aged between 10½ and 14 years. Scouts are easily distinguished by their dark green shirts. Scouts are encouraged to take part in a wide range of activities as part of their programme, and for the Scout who wants to be recognised for his or her...

Climbing – Sat 27th Sept

Cubs & Beavers – Climbing Wall, Saturday 27th September, 10am-12.30pm 1st North Wingfield Scout Group have their own climbing wall and we have hired this for the Beavers and Cubs on Saturday 27th September. We will also be doing some games and other activities. Please wear...

Peak 2015 Sep14

Peak 2015

Peak 2015 will be the home of over 6,000 campers this year, spread over 10 sub-camps in the grounds of Chatsworth House in Derbyshire (Peak camps take place every 5 years). The camp will run between the 25th July and the 1st August 2015 and will be attended by representatives from all over...

Cub Programme Sep09

Cub Programme

The Cub Scout section caters for youngsters between the ages of 8 and 10½. Cubs are easily distinguished by their green sweatshirts. As a Cub Scout you will get the chance to try lots of different activities like; swimming, music, exploring, computing, collecting, archery and canoeing. If you...

Beaver Programme Sep09

Beaver Programme

Beaver Scouts are the youngest section within the Scouting family. The section caters for boys and girls aged between six and eight years old. Beavers are easily recognised by their distinctive turquoise sweatshirts. Beavers enjoy making friends, playing games, going on visits, and helping...

Joining In Aug04

Joining In

The 3rd Brampton (St Thomas’) Scout Group is a popular Group which often finds itself over-subscribed. Please check below in the relevant section for the latest information regarding vacancies and who to contact. Any changes to the situation of vacancies across the Group will be listed here,...

Group History Jul22

Group History

3rd Brampton (St Thomas’) Scout Group was established on the 5th April 1949 with seven boys from the St Thomas’ Church choir. They were Paddy Hooley, Trevor Silverwood, Michael Allan, Noel Smith, Spencer Spooner, John Dickson and Keith Gabbitas. The Scout Master was church curate, Rev. Joyce...

Chief Scouts Award

Three members of the Beaver section received their Chief Scouts Bronze award, the highest award that can be gained by a Beaver.  Five members of the Scout section also received their Chief Scouts Gold award.  The Scouts will attend a district presentation evening later on in the year to...

Beaver Bonanza Jul16

Beaver Bonanza

The 3rd Brampton Beavers had a fantastic day out at the Beaver Bonanza at the Drum Hill camp site.  Around 1,300 Beavers from all over Derbyshire took part in the event. They conquered the Jungle Adventure course, rode a Bucking Bronco, raced Camels, and went sledging as well as taking a...

Recent Activities Jul15

Recent Activities

June was very much an outdoor month for the Scout troop, starting with a camp at Spitewinter where we survived some very heavy rain on the early on the Saturday morning.  This brightened up mid morning and allowed the tents to dry, but the ground stayed very muddy.  Later on in the month they...

Kayaking Jun18

Kayaking

This June members of the Scout section went Kayaking at Walton Dam in Chesterfield.  There were two groups/sessions, both of which were lucky enough to have a warm summers evening in which to develop their Kayaking skills, play Canoe football, and walk the raft.  There was of course some...