17th Go Camping

Last weekend Cubs, Scouts and a Beaver went camping at Powburn in Northumberland. We all had a great time taking part in a wide range of outdoor activities, including: Learning to use an axe to chop firewood Fire lighting Cooking on a campfire, toasting marshmallows, making popcorn and damper bread Read more…

Cubs Head To Powburn

This weekend our Cubs headed to Powburn Scout Adventure Centre for a weekend of adventure and mystery. We joined forces with the 3rd Tynemouth (Ritson’s Own) for the weekend (thanks for the invite). Mystery Time The theme of the camp was problem solving and teamwork. The Cubs had to work Read more…

Rainy Weekend Boredom Busters

Check out these rainy weekend boredom busters to keep your kids busy: Make a splatter with paint Grow crystals on a pipecleaner Make edible amber fossils Make marbled milk paper Source: http://scouts.org.uk/news/2016/08/boredom-busters-19-august/?dm_i=31ME,AH9H,3DBBD4,105JD,1  

Cubs District Centenary Camp

Cubs from 17th Tynemouth ventured to Powburn over the weekend of 8th to 10th July 2016 to celebrate 100 years of Cubs. The Cubs took part in a wide range of activities including: Archery Crate Stacking Pioneering Rifle Shooting Orienteering Grass Sledging Climbing Wall Craft Tent Inflatable Assault Course/Bouncy Castle Read more…

Join The Adventure

Join the adventure… 17th Tynemouth are looking for young people to come and join us in the following Sections: Beavers – ages 6-8 Wednesdays 5:15 – 6:15pm Cubs – ages 8-10½ Wednesdays 6:30 – 7:45pm Scouts – ages 10½-14 Wednesdays 7:45 – 9:00pm