Remembering our Patron, HM The Queen

Scouts have joined the nation in mourning the loss of our beloved monarch and Patron, HM The Queen. Her outstanding example of service, encouragement and kindness was an inspiration to us all. 1st Markfield Scouts will join the community at…

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Splash Camp 2022

Some of our Cubs took part in Leicestershire County’s annual splash camp at Leicester’s Outdoor Pursuits Centre. They enjoyed lots of adventurous activities including kayaking, paddle boards, canoeing, climbing, laser tag, STEM activities, football and crazy golf.

Cub Camp 2022

The Cubs enjoyed their first camp since Covid-19 restrictions. They hiked from the Scout Hut to John’s Lee Wood campsite where they took part in a number of adventurous activities before returning to the Scout Hut and setting up camp….

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St George’s Day 2022

This year we returned to face-to-face events and joined groups across the Ashby and Coalville district to celebrate St George’s Day. Breaking from tradition, rather than a parade this year we went on a ramble through woodland, forests and old…

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Safe Scouting: Covid Readiness Green

From the 27th January 2022 the readiness level is GREEN. This means: All activities can resume for members who live in England. Residential activities and international travel may take place.   Group sizes and limitations:  All non-residential activities (including young people or…

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Restarting Face-to-Face Scouting

After several false starts, we are pleased to announce that Beavers and Cubs will be returning to face-to-face scouting from 12th April 2021. At the moment we don’t have a scout leader, so unfortunately scouts and explorers will not be…

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