Articles Archive for Year 2016

13 May 2016

As part of the Highams Park Spring Festival, the Ulflag Viking Re-enactment Group came to Highams Park.
1st Highams Park beavers, cubs and scouts enjoyed the fantastic chance of a private gathering with the warriors as they set up camp and practised for the following day’s battle.

13 May 2016

Despite a wet St Georges Day weekend in April the 1st Highams Park beavers, cubs, scouts and explorers joined with other groups in the district to camp, have fun and renew their promise.

9 Feb 2016

Belated congratulations to Peter Rogers who was in the Waltham Forest news this week after being awarded an OBE for service to young people in the New Years honours list.

7 Jan 2016

Congratulations to Hollie Edwards and Peter Baxter who have been appointed as Deputy District Youth Commissioners, supporting Matthew Bird who will be the first District Youth Commissioner for Waltham Forest South Scout District.

6 Jan 2016

2015 has been a tremendous year for the Group – here are some of the highlights:

Another massively successful Family Hog Roast in September to round off a superb summer. I want to say that watching the kids charge about is a bit like watching pigs in poo, but I suspect that’s a bit disrespectful to the pig. This day would not happen without the Morl family, Leigh, Tom and James. They are legends.
A stack of Beavers securing Chief Scout Bronze Awards, their first step towards greatness: Alex Denny, Edmund De …