Archive | Cubs
13
Apr

Happy Hunting for Beavers and Cubs at Blackhills!

Members of Thornton’s Beaver and Cub Sections had a fantastic day out today at Blackhills Scout Campsite where they took part in the Bradford North annual Easter Egg Hunt. The event, which saw Beavers and Cubs from accross Bradford take part in a number of activities and challenges is always a firm highlight in our […]

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31
Aug

Summer is nearly over…

… and our section meetings recommence over the next few days!   Beavers: Return on Monday 9th September at Thornton Primary School Cubs: Return on Monday 9th September at Thornton Primary School Scouts: Return on Thursday 5th September with our first meeting at BLACKHILLS (7.15 start) Explorers: Check with Danny or via your Facebook Group

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21
Jun

Campfire feast prepared by Thornton’s Cubs!

Thornton’s Cubs took advantage of the drier weather and lighter nights this week to sample their first attempts at campfire cooking. The Cubs learnt a little about the types of materials required to start a campfire prior to cooking a small feast of hot dogs and burgers themselves. It can’t all be work though, so […]

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02
Mar

Baildon Weekend Camp for Beavers and Cubs!

6 of Thornton’s Cub Scouts recently embarked on their first camp of 2013, with a weekend of activities and adventure being held at Sconce Scout Campsite near Baildon. To make this event even more special, on Saturday night 6 of Thornton’s Beavers also attended which marks the colony’s first Beaver Sleepover event since the was […]

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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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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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02
Apr

Brand new website

60th Bradford North are very excited to announce the launch of our brand new website. We are planning to us this as a base for parents and members of our Scout Troop to find and easily access information. Howevre, we also want to use this opportunity to promote what we do here at Thornton Scouts. If you like […]

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