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Fun on the water, Saltash Passage

19 Jun 2017

14 Scouts and Cubs attended a Sailing and Kayaking session at Saltash Passage on Friday evening, in glorious weather conditions. Due to numbers the group split into three sections and rotated through the dingy, the kayaks and the support boat. A few decided to go it alone at the end to round off a great evening.
The session will count towards …

A New Media System

28 Apr 2017

A big thank you to Whitleigh Big Local for funding our new Media System. Yesterday we received a projector, a screen and a sound bar which combine to make a very effective display yet are easily assembled and totally portable.

Special thanks also to Ryan Boundy, ICT Technical Support at Sir John Hunt Community Sports College, for researching the items for …

Kayaking at Saltash Passage

27 Apr 2017

Yesterday evening, 26 April, a group from 35th Plymouth went to the Scouts Activity Centre at Saltash Passage for a taster session of kayaking.
Time on water
Well done to all those out on the water
Cameron, Evelyn, Jessica, John, Luke, Owen, Sophie with Section Leader Sarah
Chloe, Cody, David, Harley, Jacob, Kaidan, Nathan, Taylor with Assistant Section Leader Kevin
Cub Section Leader Mark and Chairman Ian …

St. George’s Day Scout Parade, Home Park

24 Apr 2017

Congratulations to all those who attended the St. George’s Day Parade at Plymouth Argyle’s stadium, Home Park. You were all smartly dressed and well behaved – and did 35th Plymouth proud.
The event began at 13:00 with 2 hours of ‘bases’, a scouting term for activities designed to be fun yet challenging. For our base we took one of the sideshows …

Scout Sleepover and Chef Activity Badge

15 Mar 2017

On Saturday 11 March the Scouts had a  sleepover at the Scout Hut just off Lancaster Gardens. This allowed for an additional Night Away for the Staged Activity Badge as well as an opportunity to work on the Chef Activity Badge. Working towards this badge requires each Scout to be part of the planning, shopping, cooking and clearing up; very …

Saltash Passage, 2017

7 Feb 2017

We have just booked some Time On Water activities at the Plymouth Scouts Water Activity Centre, Saltash Passage (
Wednesday 26 April, Kayaking
Friday 16 June, Sailing
Wednesday 20 September, Kayaking
All sessions will run from 18:00 – 20:00.
It is assumed that you will make your own way to the site. Let us know if you are not able and we will try to …