This time is upon us again the sponsored padded 2017. We will be starting at Beeton heading towards Castle Marina stopping for lunch and heading right the way back again.
This event is open to all members and family, You can walk, paddle or row (pulling in our terms!).
We are aiming to raise money to replace and buy new equipment to open up new activity’s to the young people in the group giving them a FUN scouting experience. you can sponsor us at www.everyclick.com/2ndbeestonseascouts
Summer camp 2015 was a repeat of a great camp in 2010
We returned to Scout Centrum, a scout camp site on the outskirts of Rotterdam in Holland for a week of fun-packed activities.
We were joined by Explorer Scouts from Discovery and Pioneer Explorer Units and Scouts from the 2nd Attenborough Scout Group.
We biked to Gouda, about an hours cycle ride away (and NO hills), where we savoured the local cheese and embraced many of the wonderful sights.
We took part in great dutch sport of Fierljeppen (pole vaulting over !!!!!!!! streams and canals)
Barton Island has recently been upgraded with help a lot of help from the TA and transportation from Beeston Marina.
The work included a new boat house, bunkhouse and existing facilities were repaired and upgraded.
You might have seen us on East Midlands Today.
See an article in the Nottingham Post
We are constantly looking for help with the maintenance of the facilities on the island. If you think you could help with this please contact us.
More information and pictures to follow