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April 21st, 2013

Goodness! That tower is high! Congratulations to all the youngsters that reached the top and a pat on the back for everyone else, your efforts should have got you there.

The smallest Beaver got all the way up too.

Mr Spiderman

Mr Spiderman


Bramhope Group Camp

April 21st, 2013

Beavers, Cubs and Scouts have just returned from a weekend away. Everyone had a good time,  taking part in a variety of activities, archery, climbing and bird box building among others.

Have you ever tried to build a shelter with 7 other people tied to you? Very difficult!

Building a shelter

Building a shelter


I.T. badge at Beavers

March 20th, 2013


This week the Beavers have been working on their I T badges. They have drawn some lovely pictures.

Beaver Investiture

December 4th, 2012

This short and simple ceremony will be held as a part of the normal colony meeting in the evening and parents/guardians are invited to attend. Do remember your camera.


 Scouting is a uniformed organisation. The new Beaver Scout should attend the investiture in uniform with the exception of their necker, woggle and badges.
The Beaver uniform is as follows: A turquoise long sleeved sweatshirt in the approved style incorporating the scout association’s logo on the right sleeve, Group necker and woggle. Official dark blue activity trousers and dark footwear are preferred. The official scout association uniform sweatshirt may be obtained from Rawcliffes 17, Colliergate, York or the Internet scout shops, or
The group necker (not available from the shop) along with badges, handbook and woggle are supplied by the scout group. An investiture fee of £15 is charged to cover the cost of these.


 With certain exceptions. Beaver Scout badges are provided without further charge. The badges presented at the investiture should be positioned as shown. These will include: Membership Badge, Group nametape, District and County badges.

The Beaver Scout promise – will be recited during the ceremony

I promise to do my best
To be kind and helpful
and to love God
You can download the Beaver badge positions HERE

Beavers make silly putty

October 23rd, 2012

The Beavers had great fun making silly putty. We did it outside as it was rather messy.


Selby Quiz

September 16th, 2012

On Wednesday the Beavers went into town to complete a quiz. They learnt a little bit about Selby, our local town.


Beaver creative challenge

March 27th, 2012

The Beavers make clay models for their creative challenge badge. Do you like the band? We thought it was very good.


Penguin Song

March 24th, 2012

Beavers are learning the Penguin song that the Cubs did last week.


Japanese Fans

November 30th, 2011

This week we talked about beaver promises from around the world, such as from Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong. We then discussed the Japanese promise and learnt to say hello in Japanese. The beavers have been challenged to try and learn this promise and ‘konnichi wa’.

I was a big fan of these...

Native American Drums

November 23rd, 2011

As part of this terms Global Challenge badge the beavers all made native american drums and made quite a band..

Drummer boys and girl...

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