Supporting Our Local Charities

Over the Christmas season, the Sherburn in Elmet scouts have been working hard supporting two local charities in their quest to help those most in need. With an even more exceptionally tough year than ever, The St George’s Crypt and…

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Fairtrade Week

The beavers have been working hard towards their Global Issues badge by completing an ‘at home’ challenge all about fairtrade. They were tasked with investigating what fairtrade is and why it is important, as well as learning all about the…

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Diwali

The beavers have had lots of fun learning about Diwali. During our zoom session, we decorated our rooms with lots of coloured items from the rainbow and created some fabulous rangoli patterns. We looked at how Hindu families celebrate Diwali,…

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Brucey the Bushtucker Bear

During our last beaver sleepover, we linked up with the Joeys at the Bundoora Scout Group in Melbourne, Australia, where we were lucky enough to be able to join them over skype. It was lovely to talk to them and…

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New names for our Scout Sections

We have 6 sections at Sherburn Scout Group, 2 Beavers, 2 Cubs and 2 Scouts.The Beavers and Cubs have names from tribes/people that have a history with the UK. Normans, Brathyons, Angles and Vikings. The 2 scout sections didn’t and…

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Cubs go Caving

Cubs, Leaders & Parents from both Cub pack made the trip to Ribblehead Viaduct to go caving. Everyone, including the parents & leaders were a little apprehensive, but once we were dressed in our oversuits and Helmets it was off…

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District Tenpin Bowling – Winners

Both Sherburn packs entered the District Tenpin Bowling competition at Xscape – Castleford. Sherburn won individual high score with 133 and highest scoring team with 580. Both teams played really well with the other team just missing out on 3rd…

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Sledding and the community

We are fortunate to have our hut at the top of the hill in the park. So when the snow comes it gets busy with members of our group and the public enjoying the snow. Some of the leaders who…

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