Sorry about the pun just I would BRANCH out my joke. Oakay I’ll stop now. We had a lovely story sent through from the 14th Rotherham Beavers about a tradition that has been around since 1997. In 1997, the 14th Rotherham beaver colony went to explore Wickersley Wood and they found some conkers. These were planted in a pot, looked READ MORE
On Thursday 26th April, the Beavers at 14th Rotherham (St Francis) Bramley Scout group celebrated St George’s Day by accepting the team challenge to dress some of their members, using a variety of materials and media, as St George or the dragon. There were some excellent costumes and this is a picture of the winners, the burgundy lodge. Well done READ MORE
The 14th Rotherham Beavers spent an evening pond dipping at Ulley Country Park and caught many interesting creatures, which lurk in the pond. Claire, the park ranger, helped us identify the pond life and told us all about Ulley Country Park. The photo shows us getting ready to pond dip. Luckily, the rain which had been pouring down for days, READ MORE
On Thursday 25th May 14th Rotherham Beavers Scout colony visited Rotherham Fire Station to learn about fire safety and the role of firefighters in our community. It was an interesting evening exploring the fire engine and the Beavers thoroughly enjoyed having the chance to use the fire hose. Some of us got quite wet! Thank you Blue watch for entertaining READ MORE
The 42nd Thorpe Hesley Scouts have been working towards the world challenge. As part of the work we looked at Chinese new year and the customs of China. To celebrate the Chinese new year the Scouts made traditional good luck gifts and presented them to the local Chinese takeaway who were very happy to receive them.