Chilly Challenge Highlight of January for Troop

24 Feb 2016

What have the Troop been getting up to in January?

Ambulance Visit and more for Alpha Pack in January

24 Feb 2016

Ambulance visit kick’s off Alpha Packs busy year.

Beavering Away in January

24 Feb 2016

Cyclist, experimental and cook badges filled the Beavers time this month.

Christmas Bingo

19 Dec 2015

At our recent Christmas bingo fundraiser we managed to raise £163. A huge thank you to everyone who came, and also to those who donated prizes.
Before the bingo started Stephen Parker (our temporary district commissioner), presented Willow with a 10 year service award to thank her for all of her hard work running scouting activities.

Falcon Packs November Report

27 Nov 2015

Read what Falcon pack have been getting up to in November.

Peak 2015

1 Aug 2015

Peak 2015 was attended by over 6000 scouts from all over the world, read what Ripley and Codnor got up to!

Setting up the mess tent

23 Jul 2015

Leaders from Ripley and Codnor have been up to our campsite on Peak and set up the cooking tent and mess tent. They’ll be back again tomorrow to set up the rest of the sleep

Keeping Up To Date With Peak 2015

21 Jul 2015

With not long to go until Peak 2015 below are the ways that you can keep up to date with what we get up to while at camp!
Through the Peak 2015 page you will be able to see everything we can post while at Peak.
During the day time we will be tweeting what we were doing so make sure that you follow us on twitter (@1stRipleyScouts). Don’t worry if you don’t have a twitter account you can find a twitter stream on the peak page. The number of tweets we …

Spring Fayre 2015

16 May 2015

A sunny Saturday saw the Group’s annual Spring fayre fundraiser take place at our headquarters on Hill Street.
At the fayre one of the most popular attractions was the soak a leader stall where for 50p you could throw a sponge at Cub leader, Kaa. By the end of the fayre it was a good job that he brought a spare change of clothes. Also outside the Scouts were teaching people how to make their own burgers and bread using camp cooking techniques.
Inside the refreshments area was busy all morning serving …

St. Georges Day Parade

29 Apr 2015

In warm sunshine on Sunday 26th April, over 200 Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Explorers parading through the streets of Loscoe in celebration of St. George’s Day. During the church service everyone renewed their Scout promise for the year ahead.
Also during the 1st Loscoe organised church service members of 1st Loscoe explained the meaning of the different parts of the world membership badge.
Bill Hutchinson formed leader at Ripley and District Commissioner and current District Executive Committee member was awarded with the Silver Wolf. The highest award an adult can receive in …