Tarvin Scouts meet in Delamere

Home » Newsroom » Tarvin Scouts meet in Delamere

In September, 1st Tarvin Beavers, Cubs and Scouts restarted meetings on Zoom and at home. Despite the different environment, the real thrill of Scouting is being outdoors, nearly all the members continue to take an active part.

The Scouts have also enjoyed two bike rides in Delamere. This required significant preparation to meet the requirements of the Dept. for Culture, Media and Sport as well as the Scout Association's own rules.
On the 28th and 29th of September everyone had been briefed, hand sanitised and markers were in place, the rain held off and we were able to meet in two groups for 'socially distanced' bike rides around the forest.
The event was enjoyed by everyone, the only minor upset being losing Tarvin's vicar in the forest for a short period.

Thank you to all the leaders and parents who helped.

The Group look forward to holding similar events for all sections but have decided to revert to Zoom meetings whilst the Covid infection rate in the area remains high.

On-line the sections have recently enjoyed a beatboxing session, scavenger hunts, learnt navigation skills and many other activities as they work through their challenge badges. This weekend after a number of virtual County led camps using YouTube and Facebook, it is the Jamboree on the Air and Jamboree on the Internet where they have the opportunity to meet with other Scouts from around the world.

Scouts Picture1

And we are looking for adult volunteers to work with us.

Specifically 1st Tarvin Scouts are looking to recruit an additional Assistant Scout Leader, but we also are looking for Occasional Helpers and Executive Members.

Volunteering in Scouting is very flexible — any time commitment up from an hour every couple of weeks considered. There is loads of information on line at scouts.org.uk, training is provided and you'll get to work with a great bunch of people of all ages. Scouting skills are for life.
Interested?
E-mail Daniel the Group Scout Leader at 1sttarvinscouts@gmail.com

Do more. Share more. Be more. Volunteer with Scouts

(Ed: Daniel is the Group Scout Leader, 1st Tarvin)

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

coronavirus, covid 19, virus, illness
Mon 30 Nov 6:00am  |  hits: 1,056

Everyday we see a large amount of data on Covid-19, mainly at National level. More recently we have been told that our area as part of Cheshire West and Chester is in Tier 2 from Dec 2nd.There has also been a lot of complaints about rural areas being grouped together with larger towns/cities and perhaps unfairly as usually the Covid rate is much lower in these areas.So what...

Christmas trees
Thu 26 Nov 6:00am  |  hits: 985

Locally grown Christmas trees will be sold for the next 3 weekends starting this Saturday opposite the Co op on the old petrol station site, dates and prices as...

Hole in Hedge
Sun 29 Nov 6:00am  |  hits: 913

The Council's special project this year had been to formalise the gap in the Ridgeway hedge to allow safe access to the footpath that runs along the side of the A54. The PC produced a plan but it requires the agreement of CWaC Highways. Because of COVID restrictions CWaC have been unable to carry out their safety assessment. The Council don't believe that much will happen in the next few...