22 Mar 2013

Well, not quite – but the District Beaver Collage competition launched the imagination into space.  Beavers from 4th Morpeth, 6th Morpeth and Pegswood came together at the mothership (4th Morpeth HQ!) to make flying saucers, monster clay models and alien biscuits (some Young Leaders and adults were spotted joining in the fun too!!).  Each Beaver Colony had made a space-themed collage and the standard was very high:  Assistant County Commissioner for Beavers and judge, Lynn Naisbit said “I wish I had 5 trophies because they were all so good.”  She …

19 Nov 2012

All Leaders Executive Committee members and supporters in Castle Morpeth
See you there !  For directions click here

4 Oct 2012


The Scout Association is holding Wintercamp in 2 locations in January – at Gilwell as normal and for the first time also at Hawkhirst Activity Centre – and both on the same weekend 11-13 January 2013.  The planned County Caud Marra camp planned for February will not take place, so now it’s “Caud Marra comes to Wintercamp“.
It’s open to Scouts, Explorers, Guides and Rangers, camp costs £30 and is an activity-packed weekend.  Bookings close 11 Nov.
Why not give it a go – Hawkhirst or even Gilwell? (travel isn’t as bad …