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Autumn Ball

26 May 2020

Looking for a fun evening out.Come join us for a evening of food and dancing at our Autumn Ball, Saturday October 17th.For Tickets and more information email beavers@yarntonscouts.org.uk

Ideas for Scouting @ Home

18 Mar 2020

Hi all

We are going to try and put together some online sessions or work from home packs to keep Scouting going in these difficult times. Please make sure you are signed up to our (private) Facebook Group Yarnton Scouts, Cubs & Beavers https://www.facebook.com/groups/273305994694 and that you keep your contact details upto date on OSM as we will use those details to send out updates

In the interim there are some ideas here https://scouts.org.uk/activities/?setting=At%20home

and on 3-5 April Jamboree on the Internet are hosting a special @home jamboree at …

Scouting Suspended Until Further Notice

16 Mar 2020

Covid-19 Coronavirus update 16th March

The Prime Minister has said that everyone in the UK should now avoid non-essential travel and contact with others.

Suspension of face-to-face activities

Given this guidance, Scout HQ & District have said that all face-to-face Scout meetings, activities and events including camps must be suspended from Tuesday, 17 March 2020. This suspension applies to young people and adults, and will be until further notice.

We will continue to follow official guidance; the safety of everyone involved in Scouts, both young people and adults, is our number one priority. That is always …

Volunteers needed

5 Mar 2020

We always need more adult helpers, watch the video and get inspired, then contact us using the form below.

Digital Maker Session

16 Feb 2020

Woodstock Library are running a digital event in the half term for 8-13 year olds on Friday 21st Feb 14:30 – 16:00 with robots, gadgets and coding. Its going to be cool, science-tastic and its free. Booking required via https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/robots-gizmos-and-coding-woodstock-library-tickets-91137116569

Kidlington Christmas Lights 2019

18 Oct 2019

Yarnton Scout Group

Kidlington Christmas Lights 2019
Please help, donate a Prize for the Tombola Stall

Yarnton Scout Group will again be hosting a stall at the Kidlington Christmas Light ‘switch on’ Thursday 28th November 5.00pm onwards

We are
asking each Beaver, Cub, Scout, and Explorer to donate a prize – of anything – for
our Tombola Stall (proceeds for the Yarnton Scout Group).  Please bring your donation to your next
meeting.   Better still, buy a BOGOF and bring two!

Please bring to the hut by Monday 25th November

What sort
of Prize?  Here’s a few …

New Group Neckerchief Badge

14 Aug 2019

We now have taken delivery of the new Yarnton badge. Please note the badge should be sewn on the point of the new necker, leaving 1cm of yellow showing. We also recommend you write the owner’s name on the necker behind the badge.

Scouting Magazine

19 Jul 2019

The latest issue of Scouting Mahazine can be viewed by clicking on the links from the Scouts website here


July Edition of TheOx

12 Jul 2019

You can view the latest news from around Oxfordshire Scouting TheOx Here including forthcoming events, gang show workshops and more.

If you want it emailed directly to you each month please email michelle.cox@oxonscouting.org.uk

Annual Presentation Evening

12 Jul 2019

Friday 19th JulyCome and see our Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Network & Leaders receive their Badges and Awards, hear what they have achieved this year.BBQ, Refreshments and entertainment from 6:45pm

Young people first: safeguarding and safety in Scouting

Our commitment to the safety of all our members