17 May 2017

The weekend of the 12th-14th May saw the Beaver, Cub and Scout groups converge on Blackwell’s Pike’s Pool Activity Centre near Bromsgrove to celebrate 100 years of Scouting in Astwood Bank. Check out the video below for a flavour of the weekend!

10 May 2017

Standard Camp Kit List
Cubs must travel to camp in top half uniform (Cub/Scout shirt/polo/jumper and neckerchief)
Sleeping bag )
Pillow )
blanket )                 all in thick waterproof bag
Thermal Roll  )
Small folding chair
Pack the following into a kit bag or rucksack – NO suitcases – they take up too much room in a tent

Change of underwear and socks per day
Boots or second pair of trainers
Thick socks to go in boots
Tracksuit or activity trousers (no jeans)
Fleece or sweatshirt tops
Waterproof jacket and trousers
Wash bag with soap, comb, toothbrush and toothpaste
Torch and spare batteries
Plastic bag …

29 Feb 2016

Scout & Guide AGM
The Scout & Guide Committee AGM will take place on Friday 11th March at 6.30pm at the Scout Hut. All parents of children in the Astwood Bank Scouting & Guiding groups are invited to attend.

During the evening we will be selling Teas, Coffees and Cakes and any donations for both the refreshment stall and the Chocolate Tombola would be gratefully received. The Scout and Guide Supporters Association puts all proceeds from the sale of refreshments directly into Scout & Guide funds which are invested in improving facilities …

7 Nov 2014

Remembrance Day Parade Sunday 9th November

Please ensure that your Cub is at Astwood Bank First School in Church Road by 9.40am in full uniform (navy blue scout trousers if they have them or other navy smart trousers or school trousers), school shoes, not trainers and their green jumper and rolled necker. If they have one please can they also wear a poppy. IF your Cub is new and doesn’t have a uniform please ensure they are smartly dressed instead.
Roads will be closed from 10.30 – 11.30am from the Church Road …