How many Scouts to pull a boat?

On Saturday 4th May a group of scouts from the 35th Rotherham scout troop, took part in a sponsored boat pull on the Chesterfield canal. We pulled the Dawn Rose along a stretch of 3 miles, from Clarborough to Clayworth in Nottinghamshire. We raised a grand total of £247.50, with £50 going to the Chesterfield Canal Trust and £197.50 going READ MORE

Rotherham Community Achievement Awards

We’re excited to announce one of our leaders was a finalist in the Rotherham Community Achievement Awards. Kieran Reeves of the 27th and 30th Rotherham was shortlisted as Young Volunteer Of The Year 2018 for the Rotherham Area. As part of being shortlisted he had to feature in a video which was filmed during his Nights Away Assessment camp and READ MORE

Cubs Cooking Competition 2018

Our annual District Cub Cooking Competition was back again this year. Cubs from all over the district came together to show off their cooking skills to a panel of judges to take home the rolling pin trophy. This years menu was stuffed eggs for the started. Chilli for the main and a no bake chocolate cake for the dessert. All READ MORE

Lock What We Did!

The 27th Rotherham Beavers visited Swinton Lock where they had a fun time learning all about being safe on the water as well as designing and making their own clocks. They also all had a ride on a barge on the canal. They also enjoyed a picnic and even got to steer the boat how exciting. It looks like they READ MORE

TREEmendous effort

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