1st North Leigh Scouts

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Beavers – Putting Up Tents

Scouts love camping and being able to put your own tent is one of the essential camping skill, so we start them early! After a quick demonstration of how to erect a

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Beavers – Go To The Woodland

Scouts love going to the woods and scouts love knots; this week, we combined the two! We practised the following knots: Clove Hitch Figure of 8 Knot Square Knot (AKA

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Beavers – Go Geocaching

The idea behind Geocaching is to have individuals and organisations set up caches all over the world and to share the locations of these caches on the internet. GPS users

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North Leigh Litter Pick

A big thank you and well done to all the North Leigh Scouts, Cubs and Beavers who took part in the North Leigh Litter Pick – all four of our

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Beavers – Chalk Chase

This week, we had a chalk chase around Madley Park. We split into 3 teams and each team had a turn at laying down a trail for the chasers to

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Beavers – North Leigh Hike 2024

Six intrepid beaver hikers set out to complete the North Leigh Hike and were amazing from start to finish on this tough 8-mile, very, very muddy trail. I didn’t hear a

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Beavers – International Night

This week, the beavers have been learning about some other countries. We started by asking the beavers what words they knew from other languages and every beaver knew some words

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Beavers – Money Skills

This week, the beavers have been learning about money, which was one of the badges that they really wanted to earn! We started by giving each of the beavers a

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Beavers – Creative Evening

This week the beavers had a creative evening using a combination of their imagination and construction skills. Using Lego, K’nex and wooden blocks, they had to build something they thought

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Beavers – Burns Night 2024!

Thanks to Ant, Eagle and Bagheera for running our version of a Burns Night. To start, the beavers heard some poetry written by ‘Rabbi Burns’, then the Haggis was presented

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Beavers – Festive Afternoon 2023

What a great time we had at the West Oxfordshire Beavers’ Festive Afternoon and there was so much to do! We had outdoor activities such as the Reindeer search, singing

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Kestrel Cubs go Coppicing!

Kestrel Cubs spent a glorious morning coppicing following an invite to join Rudyard Cubs. Both packs helped Toby from the Wychwood Forest Trust to cut back the hazel at Dean

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Beavers – Remembrance

The beavers have been learning about Remembrance. We started by watching a short video about Remembrance and how the poppy became the symbol of Remembrance. We also learnt about the

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