Section, based in Bristol Harbour is recognised by the
Royal Yachting Association as a training establishment. We organise
both introductory sessions and training courses covering a wide
range of abilities and are able to issue nationally recognised
qualifications. Read more
In Summer 2015, over 40,000 Scouts from around the world will
gather in Kirara-Hama in Japan for the 23rd World Scout Jamboree.
They will enjoy a range of activities and experiences. But all this
is only possible thanks to a large group of volunteers known as the
International Service Team, or IST. Read more
In Summer 2015, 3500 members of Scouting from across the UK will
be travelling to Kirara-Hama in Japan for the 23rd World Jamboree.
Among them will be 72 young people, and 8 adults, from Avon making
up two whole contingents.
The county held a Jamboree selection day at Woodhouse Park in
January, with the young people being given ten challenges to
complete. Read more
Avon Scout & Guide Canoe Club is now taking bookings for
evening kayak/canoeing taster sessions for Scout/Guide age upwards;
adult only sessions and BCU Paddle Power Course for Scouts &
Guides aged 10 to 14 years old. Full details and contacts can be
found on the club's website
Evening Sessions (Scout age and above)
Begin at 7. Read more
Update: We are very pleased to announce that
this position has now been filled. If you feel you could add
something special to our technology team though, please feel free
to contact Ashley Russell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Or if you are interested in getting involved with scouting, take a
look at our other opportunities here. Read more
National Citizen Service (NCS) is a government-funded programme
that gives young people (aged 16-17yrs) the chance to make a
positive impact in their communities, whilst enhancing their CVs
and university applications, improving their attitudes and aiding
the development of vital skills for life, work and study. Read more
We are looking to develop proactive engagement with schools and
colleges across the County. We need a small task force to help us
develop our strategy and co-ordinate this activity working closely
with our County Management Team (including District Commissioners). Read more
You can download a more detailed letter to all members here.
The County will be providing Online Scout Manager 'gold level'
subscription for the year to every Section in the County free of
direct charge as part of the County implementation plan for
"Compass" - the new national database. Read more
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