Posted on August 10th, 2017 by admin
3rd Peel Scout Group became ‘Warrior Scouts’ to attend Peel Carnival on Sunday. Despite the rain there was a good turnout. This was the 4th consecutive year entering and their theme was Vikings and Celts.
Their committee also had a stall on the promenade with a very successful and popular ‘Play your Cards right’ game.
Posted on July 20th, 2017 by admin
TT/MGP Association have asked for help to pack the Marshal’s information packs. This will take place in the press centre which is in the grandstand tower.
Meet at the rear of said tower at 09:45 am Sunday 13th. August. No uniform except your Scarf. If there are enough bodies we will be done in time for lunch say 12:00 – 12:30ish.
This is open to Cubs, Scouts and Explorers. Parents are welcome to along to as well.
Please make the effort to come as this is helping our community and the MGP in particular. Please text Roger Birtles, or emails him at email@example.com, with your name (his phone doesn’t recognise numbers) that you will be attending.
Posted on July 20th, 2017 by admin
St. George’s Day was held under beautiful sunshine as King William’s Collage.
Posted on February 10th, 2017 by admin
Details for the Parade and Service are being finalised and should be out by the end of February.
The Parade and Service for 2017 will be held on Sunday 23 April 2017 (which is the last Sunday of the Easter School Holidays). We are Parading from Victoria Road School, Castletown (leaving at 2:30 pm) to King William’s College. The Service is due to start at about 3:00 pm and Parent Pick Up will be approximately 4:00 pm.
These details are just for your information – full confirmation of timings will be issued in due course.
The Victor Kneale Trophy
The Victor Kneale Trophy is for an annual Arts and Crafts Competition open to all Scouting Sections on the Isle of Man. This year’s competition will be judged on Sunday 23 April 2017, which is the day of the Island St. George’s Day Parade. All entries will help form part of the Parade. The Competition this year is to design a Flag or Banner.
Download complete information here Victor Kneale Competition 2017
Posted on November 15th, 2016 by admin
Please pass the information to any leaders who:– are not on Facebook– do not read the manxscouts.com website– were not represented at the recent GSL meeting
What is required:
Posted on October 2nd, 2016 by admin
The official birthday of Cubs is widely seen as the 16th of December. This was the day in 1916 when the Wolf Cubs were launched. It would be a great end to the year if everyone could remake their Promise at 19:16 (7:16pm) on this date.
Cubs Scouts from across the Island are having their Promise Party at Ballakermeen High School, in the new canteen. They’ll be watching the recent Jungle Book film. As everyone in Cubbing should know, the Jungle Book has been an important part of Cubs since it was started 100 years ago.
The party will run from 6:15-9:00. There will be popcorn (can’t have a movie without popcorn), a drink and there will be a Cubs 100th birthday cake.
The information and permission form can be downloaded here.
Posted on July 7th, 2016 by admin
Since the first show in London in 1962, productions have been organised around the world from Ireland, Europe, Canada, America and as far as New Zealand and Australia… but more importantly the Gang Show is coming to The Isle Of Man in 2017!
In 1967 the Birkenhead Gang Show cast came over to the island and performed at The Gaiety Theatre. 150 of them! They stayed for a week in Scout Huts and home hospitality. In February 2017 to celebrate the 50th Anniversary they are doing it all again – this time bigger and better AND this time you can join them on stage!
So, what is a Gang Show ? . . .
A Gang Show is a theatrical performance including a number of comedy sketches, dances and musical items in a fast moving show and it’s based on the original idea of Ralph Reader CBE. It is performed by all members of The Scout and Guide Associations. Some Gang Shows have leaders of Scouts and Guides on stage as well. Leaders, youth members and parents help behind the scenes. The aim is, through performance, to empower young people to make a positive contribution to society and have a fantastic opportunity to perform on stage.
The production team and crews plan, write, compose, choreograph, build scenery and props, make costumes and rehearse for several months. A typical show requires 3 to 6 months of rehearsals, with 12 months of planning. Every show does it differently, depending on its size.
YOU can be part of it. All you have to do is contact Colin or Janet on the email or phone numbers, provided on this flyer. Post the flyer in your Scout hall and spread the news.
Posted on June 22nd, 2016 by admin
The Cub Island Football Competition will be held this year at the Colby Football Club on Saturday, 9 July.
- No limit on the amount of Cubs you bring
- Cubs to wear bibs or their own cub football kit
- Kick off 2:00 pm (Teams to register no later than 1:30 pm)
- The activity will finish no later than 5:00 pm
- The emphasis is ‘fun’
- No football boots to be worn by Cubs (unless the pitch is wet)
Posted on May 25th, 2016 by admin
From July we will be able to offer regular taster sessions for all sections on Island.
Scout Archery Team
At Tynwald Mills or Mullin ny Carty camp site. To book Please email the Archery Team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For full details see the Archery Team flyer.