Our Adventures in Beavers, Wolf Cubs, Scouts, Seniors and Rover Scouts
The group adopted a beach on the Northumbrian Coast‚ with help from the National Trust‚ and went down once a term to clean it up.
Scouts make plaster casts of tracks on the beach with the National Trust
An expert comes in to teach the cubs how to use a pole lathe
Trying out the cameras whilst visiting the nesting terns
Sandcastles and nature fun on the beach with the National Trust
Despite the oncoming hurricane‚ the cubs weren't deterred‚ and spent the evening pulling ragwort from the dunes for the National Trust
The girls enjoy their den in the woods
Cubs enjoying their annual trip to Callaly Hill to build dens
Cubs hide out in their dens in the woods
Knife skills with the cubs at the Area Adventure Day
Conservation work by the lake at Cragside
Wonderful team after an afternoon of clearance work with the National Trust
Cubs get busy with the bow saws at Cragside‚ cutting back the rhododendrons
Cubs and scouts work with the Rangers at Cragside‚ National Trust
Abseiling at Corby Crags
Fun on the water at Warkworth
Firelighting at cubs in the garden
More yummy cooking from the cubs
Some great shots on the scouts first clay pigeon shoot
The scouts take a break on their 13km second class hike in the Cheviots
Maid Marian signals the cubs to fire their camp-made bows and arrows!
Scouts warm up around the fire on a very chilly May camp!
Cub hike on adventure camp
Preparing the fire for cooking eggy bread!
With the snow falling outside‚ it was time for a campfire in the black tent!
Scouts practise their lashings building their gateway on patrol camp
Scouts prepare for another chilly camp
Beavers on another expedition!
Beavers learning to be out and about in safety
The Beavers explore the fields around Whittingham
Beavers get out and about on a Thursday night whatever the weather!
Looking out for birds! Sssh!!!
Beavers enjoying getting wet looking for life in the river
Story time on Beaver sleepover
A nature scavenge hunt around the bunkhouse
Beaver Walk up College Valley
Exploring the College Valley on Beaver Sleepover
Planting trees with the local school children
Joining together with the local school children to plant trees
The local children join us for our walk to the waterfall
Meeting the local school children on our way back from Church
Walking to Church for the Sunday Service
Getting to know the local orphans at a football tournament in Lesotho
1st Whittingham on the first day of their 2012 Expedition to South Africa and Lesotho‚ visiting the Cape of Good Hope.
£500 grant from the High Sheriff of Northumberland for our expedition kit
Senior Scout on Tryfan's canon
Senior Scouts climb Tryfan
Senior Scouts reach the summit of Snowdon on their Gold D of E and Discovery Award Hike
Crystal Caves EUROCamp 2010
Ahr Valley Vineyards EUROCamp 2010
Ahr Valley Chairlift EUROCamp 2010
Candlemaking EUROCamp 2010
Firelighting with Czechs EUROCamp 2010
WFIS flag EUROCamp 2010
EUROCamp 2010 site
Afternoon Tea EUROCamp 2010
Northumbrian Bagpipes EUROCamp 2010
Croquet with the Germans EUROCamp 2010
Medieval Troop EUROCamp 2010
Phantasialand EUROCamp 2010
Our camp gateway EUROCamp 2010
Final Meal EUROCamp 2010
Whittingham and German Scouts EUROCamp 2010
Games with the German scouts EUROCamp 2010
Rhein Trip EUROCamp 2010
EUROCamp Germany 2010 Team
The scouts performed a fantastic version of Bugsy Malone in March in aid of their trip to EUROCamp in Germany.
Remembrance Sunday at St Bartholomew's Church
Pipping (our group mascot) wants his Second Star - here he is climbing a tree in Chairman Penelope's garden!
Baden-Powell Scout Association
Mountain biking in the summer term in Thrunton Woods
Jamboree Wide Game - 1st Whittingham are not put off by a muddy field - great camo cream!
The scouts walk along Hadrian's Wall on their day out during the Jamboree.
Jamboree Tree Walk - Clive's master piece in the trees - scary rope walk and abseil.
Jamboree Rafting - time to see how well we can tie knots - oops!!!
Messages of support from our friends and family‚ flown at Jamboree.
Muddy pioneering in the woods on Jamboree
Jamboree disco night‚ and leaders prove they are mad!
1st Whittingham with President Lawrie Dring at the cairn during the Look Wide walk on Jamboree.
During the Jamboree‚ we all hiked up to the†original campsite†100 years to the day after Baden-Powell‚ to celebrate scouting and renew our promise.
As if we weren't wet enough already‚ we spent a day on the water at our Jamboree! At least the mud washed off!
No camp is scout camp without marshmallows toasted on the fire! Jamboree 2008
The popular fire - all scouts love playing with fire! Great for drying off after the rain too! We had plenty of that at Jamboree!
The climbing tower at the Jamboree‚ which became very competitive!
Our Jamboree campsite‚ showing the glorious mud!
Our camp during the Jamboree
Abseiling from the climbing tower at our Humshaugh Jamboree Camp in 2008
Beavers‚ Cubs‚ Scouts‚ Leaders and Parents on the Summit of the Cheviot in Northumberland 2008!
Our Founder - Lord Robert Baden-Powell
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