Welcome to 1st Bures Scout Group

Covering Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Rainbows and Brownies in Bures

Scouts

Scouts is held on a Monday between 19.00hrs and 21.00hrs and is for boys and girls between the age of 10 and 14. Visit our page to learn more and apply to join.

Beavers

Beavers is held on a Wednesday between 17.15hrs and 18.15hrs and is for boys and girls between the age of 6 and 8. Visit our page to learn more and apply to join.

Explorers

Explorers is held on a Tuesday between 20.00hrs and 21.00hrs and is for boys and girls between the age of 14 and 18. Visit our page to learn more and apply to join.

Rainbows

Rainbows is held on a Tuesday between 16.45hrs and 17.45hrs and is for girls between the age of 5 and 7. Visit our page to learn more and apply to join.

Cubs

Cubs is held on a Thursday between 18.30hrs and 20.00hrs and is for boys and girls between the age of 8 and 10. Visit our page to learn more and apply to join.

Brownies

Brownies is held on a Tuesday between 18:00hrs and 19:30hrs and is for girls between the age of 7 and 11. Visit our page to learn more and apply to join.

Aug
18
Sat
Summer Camp 2018 @ Ferny Crofts Camp Site
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm

A week’s camping – Adventure, Fun & Activities

Sep
15
Sat
Sudbury to the Sea BBQ @ The Recreation Ground
Sep 15 all-day

Parents and Scouts & Cubs needed to help the Supporters Group

Duties will be: cooking of Burgers, Sausages and serving hot and cold drinks
Assemble at 10.00hrs near the Cricket Hut. Finish at approx. 15.00hrs

We are supporting the River Stour Trust with this big event. 240 boats i.e. Kayaks and Canadian Canoes will be paddling from Sudbury to Bures

All proceeds to Scout Group Funds

Sep
18
Tue
Cooking Challenge @ The Scout & Guide Headquarters
Sep 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

First Explorer Meeting to be held in September at the Scout Headquarters, The Croft, Bures

Cooking Challenge

More details to follow.

Any questions email: Tony Waring (GSL)

Sep
26
Wed
Leaders and Supporters Meeting @ The Scout & Guide Headquarters
Sep 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

All welcome. Discussing the Jumble Sale, group finances, Leader training, future projects.

Sep
29
Sat
County Thorpness Meare Day @ Thorpness Meare
Sep 29 all-day

Water games on the Public Boating Lake at Thorpness Meare near Aldeburgh. Fun, Boating, Tug of War, Mud Mud and dip in the Sea!

Oct
6
Sat
DC Challenge Hike & Camp @ Bradfield Combust
Oct 6 – Oct 7 all-day

District DC Challenge Competition held at Bradfield Combust Camp Site. Open to all Scouts and is free.

Camping, Hiking & Team Challenges.

More Information to follow

Oct
18
Thu
Colchester Climbing Project @ Colchester Climbing Project
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Second meeting of Explorers in October

Colchester Climbing Project

Climbing and Fun evening at The University of Essex, Colchester

More details to follow

Nov
10
Sat
Camp Site Clear Up @ Scout Headquarters
Nov 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Parents and Scouts needed to help clear up leaves and wood around the camping area ready for winter shutdown.

Refreshments during the activity

Nov
11
Sun
Remembrance Day Parade @ Bures St Mary's Church
Nov 11 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am

Scouts and Leaders for Remembrance Day Parade and Service at St Mary’s Church

Full Uniform. Meet outside Post Office.

Church Service and Parade to War Memorial

Remembrance Day Parade & Service @ Bures School
Nov 11 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am

Cubs, Beavers, Leaders and Parents to attend Service at Primary School for Remembrance Day Service.

Full Uniform, poppy and coat needed

Afterwards meet outside Post Office (approx. 11.20am) to parade with Scouts to War Memorial.

Finish at 11.45am outside War Memorial

1st Bures Scout Group Minibus

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Get In Touch with Us

See our full contact details and the location of the 1st Bures Scout & Guides Headquarters.