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20
Jul

Olympic Torch Visits Thornton’s Scouts and Explorers!

Thornton’s Scouts and Explorers were treat to a visit by our former Cub and Scout Jamie Brown this week, and he brought along a rather special piece of history to show us! Jamie one of the recent Olympic Torch bearers as it made it’s way around the UK, travelling 8,000 miles to all corners of […]

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10
Jul

Cubs visit Doe Park

Another wet and miserable night up here in Yorkshire, but that didn’t stop Thornton’s Cubs hitting the high seas (or Doe Park Reservoir to be precise). The 11 Cubs joined Captain Dom (of Doe Park), Captain Steve (aka Baloo), Captain Pete and Captain Steve (from Scouts) on a Raft Building session, followed by a series […]

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05
Jul

Another busy week for Thornton’s Scouts and Cubs

It’s that time of year for Thornton’s Leadership team where there’s always something on the go!!! Last weekend 15 of Thornton’s Scouts took part in the Bradford North Distrcit Skills weekend at Blackhills, where all our Scouts were working towards the completion of their Outdoor Challenge, Outdoor Plus Challenge or Camper badges. Whilst the weather may […]

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17
Jun

Euro 2012 draw!

Well done to Mr Adrian Tingle who won our Euro 2012 Football draw! Adrian’s sheet was sold by Harry Prescott and he predicted 10 out of the 15 games correctly. A big thanks must go to Adrian for donating £10 of his winnings back into group funds!

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09
Jun

District Archery and Shooting Competition

Well done to our two teams who took part in the District Shooting and Archery Competition today at Blackhills. Out ‘A’ team of Isaac, Sam and Beth finished second in the Shooting, and third in the Archery, and our ‘B’ team of Joel, Jessica and Luke finished third in the Shooting. Well done to all […]

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08
Jun

Thornton Jubilee Beacon

What a day! Thankfully the weather held and we had a fantastic day on the Hill Top Recreation Ground. Thanks to everyone who helped or supported us with this event, you’ll be pleased to hear that the Cubs raised £92.25 with their Name the Teddy and Bun stall, and the Scouts/Explorers raised £565.78 in total across their […]

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10
May

Big Camp 2012

What did you do last weekend? Well for the 31 participants and 5 leaders from Thornton’s Scouts and Explorers the list is almost endless!   I think it’s fair to say that everyone thoroughly enjoyed their time at the West Yorkshire County  “Big Camp” which was held at the Great Yorkshire Showground near Harrogate. Over […]

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17
Apr

Coming together…

After the launch of the site a couple of weeks ago, we’ve been working hard behind the scenes to have this website up and running ASAP. Photo’s have now been uploaded for every event in the last year or so, however we’ve still a long way to go to have the content up to date. Please bear with us if you’ve […]

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