Statement on District Scout Incident Hike

Posted on 20th September 2018 by Tony Brewis

So it’s been windy. It’s been wet. Tiles have blown off some buildings, and branches have fallen off trees. But the District Scout Incident Hike based out of Beamish Museum is STILL ON this weekend! We have made some changes, as being good Scouts, we have to be prepared… we’re now sleeping indoors in one…

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Senior Scouts and Explorers @ Winter Camp 2019

Posted on 9th September 2018 by Tony Brewis

We are offering an opportunity for our Explorers and senior Scouts (over 12s on the date of the camp) to take part in a real outdoor challenge… Wintercamp is The Scout Association’s biggest winter event yet, at both Gilwell Park in London/Essex and Hawkhirst in Northumberland… Our next event takes place between 11-13 January 2019, and Chester-le-Street District Scout troops…

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District Patrol Leaders’ Development Weekend

Posted on 9th September 2018 by Tony Brewis

So you are a Patrol Leader? Or perhaps you are an Assistant Patrol Leader? Your Scout Leaders want to offer you an opportunity to get better at leading your patrol, and be a senior Scout in your troop. You are invited to take part in a Patrol Leaders Development event, along with Patrol Leaders and…

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District Minibus

Posted on 30th July 2018 by Tony Brewis

The district now operates a 17 seater Ford Transit minibus which is available for any Scout groups to use. We operate on a not-for-profit basis and the costs are shared among the users. If groups can not supply their own driver, we may be able to help with identifying a suitable Scouting volunteer. Click here for…

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Module 1 and 3 Training Courses

Posted on 23rd May 2018 by Sharon Gibbons

A module one and three training course will be held at 1st Great Lumley HQ, 6.30pm – 9.30pm on Wednesday 6th June 2018 (please let a training advisor know if you will be attending to ensure there is the correct resources for the training) There will also be training advisers on hand if any adult…

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‘Sherlocked’ District Scout Incident Challenge

Posted on 18th February 2018 by Tony Brewis

All the Scout Troops in Chester-le-Street are invited to take part in this year’s District Incident Challenge – a team incident hike where you have to navigate across a night time course (without your leaders) to undertake a number of challenges. Our theme for the event will be  and at each incident along the route,…

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WELCOME

Posted on 4th April 2016 by Greg Piskosz

Hi, and welcome to the website of Chester le Street District Scouts.   On the site you will find info on what’s going on in the District, information about the various groups and sections that we have involved in Scouting in Chester le Street, and how to join us as either a young person or an…

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