All sections (except Brock Beavers) return this week

  • Eagles Cubs - Mon 7th Jan
  • Eagles Cubs - Tue 8th Jan
  • Ribble Beavers - Thu 10th Jan
  • Scouts - Thu 10th Jan
Brock Beavers will return the week after on Tue 15th Jan.


Our Scout Troop is preparing for a great year of camps


  • 18-20 Jan - Chief Scout Gold Weekend
    (2 scouts by invitation)
  • 1-3 Feb - Christmas Camp,  
  • 22- 24 Feb - Winter Camp
  • TBC - Outdoor Challenge
  • 10-12 May - County Rally
  • TBC June - Co-Camp 
  • 12-21 Aug - Guernsey
  • 6-8 Sep - Water Weekend
  • 4-6 Oct - Chariot Race
  • 29 Nov - 1 Dec - Christmas Camp
Guernsey will be the event of this Summer.

Red Rose 2014 will be the event of next Summer.  A fantastic international camp in the English Lake District from 26th July - 2nd August.
A good number of Scouts and older Cubs from 7th Fulwood have already returned interest forms for the Guernsey trip.  They will join almost 100 scouts from across Preston on this fantastic experience.  

You're not too late!

See also: Update from district team


Make sure you don't miss out, by returning your interest form with a £30 deposit by the end of January.

More details and application form
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All Preston District Scouts and Leaders, are invited to attend a 10 day international camp on the island of Guernsey, 12th-21st August 2013. We are hoping to take 100 Scouts.

We will be running a very busy and active program, throughout the camp, which will make for a fantastic experience. Some of the activities that we intend to be running are:

Horse Riding; Beach activities; Rock Climbing; Visit to Castle Cornet; Backwoods Cooking; Visit to a Candle maker; Swimming; Body Boarding; Visit to German Underground Hospital and Museum; Incident Hike; Widegame; Go-carting; Visit St Peter Port; Abseiling; Raft Building; Mountain Biking; Canoeing; Pioneering; and a few more. 

Come and join us for the trip of a lifetime.
Amaze your friends with the Union Flag on your shirt.
We can't promise sunshine, but we will do our best, we can promise:

Smiles
Adventure
International Experience
Fun
Fantastic activities
‘Fine dining’
‘Luxury accommodation’
Great memories
Amazing photo's

Exhilaration


More details and application form
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Are you a Cub or a Scout aged 10+?

We are looking for at least 14 young people to come along to our Christmas Camp at Littledale nr Lancaster and enjoy a weekend of fun.  It will take place from Friday 1st - Sunday 3rd February 2013




The price will be £40 for the weekend, but this will reduce to £35 if 18 or more people sign up.

We have booked indoor accommodation to ensure we're warm and dry at night, but will be active and outdoors during the day.  We're planning some great activities including bouldering, archery and hopefully ghyll scrambling if it's dry enough!

Oh and of course Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without Turkey and a tree!

Book online now

Fri 22nd - Sun 24th Feb @ Great Tower - £40.

Join together with 100+ other Scouts from across Preston for an action packed indoor weekend. There's a wide variety of activities to try: conquer your fear of height's on the wall; test your building skills when crate stacking; practice your aim at archery. Something for everyone and not to be missed.

Places limited, book online now.
All our sections will be taking part in the Commissioners Challenge 2013.  They can look forward to twelve months of activities with an “OUTDOORS” theme.
 Be prepared for some activities which involve getting interactive with the great outdoors!  The theme is broken down into 15 activity areas and the Challenge is to complete all of them by the end of the year.  

Everyone taking part will receive the Commissioners Challenge badge.  This will nicely fill the gap when you remove the 2012 special badges: Queen's Diamond Jubilee and Project Peru.  Don't forget to take the Preston Guild badge off your sleeve too.   

The activity areas are:


  • Wet
  • Environment
  • Snow
  • Transport
  • Lakes
  • Altitude
  • Navigation
  • Canvas
  • Solstice
  • County Tour
  • Cook
  • 2 Districts
  • 0 Zero
  • 1 New Adventure
  • 3 Sections

7th Fulwood Cubs have got a great year to look forward to!

On Tuesday 15th January the Hawks pack are going to Frankie and Benny's.  They will learn to make pizzas and fruit cocktails.  Best off all they get to eat them!


Other events this year include

  • 19th Jan - First Aid - 6 cubs needed
  • 9th Mar - District Chess - would you like to play?
  • 16th Mar - County Chess @ the Annexe
  • 27th Apr - Pack of the Year
  • 28th Apr - St George's Day Parade
  • 11th May - Global Trekking at Great Tower
  • 21st -23rd Jun - Challenge Camp at Waddecar
  • 1st July - Cross Country and Sports Day