In 1st Bradford Abbas Scout Group we have at present:
- 1 Beaver Colony
- 1 Cub Pack
- 1 Scout troop
- 5 Leaders
- 1 Scout troop
- 1 Parents Executive Committee
The Group attracts boys and girls from the local area, including Bradford Abbas, Clifton Maybank, Stoford and Trent, irrespective of race, religion, sex or disability.
Do You Want To Help?
Your youngster may come home from a Beavers or Cubs meeting and ask for help to gather information for the next meeting. (S)he expects you to be interested and will get much more out of Scouting if you are prepared to offer your support. There are lots of ways in which you can help, for example:-
- Offering a skill or hobby to train or test the Beaver/Cub Scouts for awards and badges
- Helping prepare refreshments for a Colony, Group or Pack ,troop events
- Helping transport Beaver/Cub/Scouts to events and outings or move kit to camp
- Supporting the Scout Group Executive Committee to help them raise funds and manage the Scout Group
What do you gain from helping?
You will have the opportunity to meet a variety of new people and make a real contribution to help your local community. Please do not be shy to offer your help and if you feel you have any skills to offer to the Beaver Scout Colony and/or Cub Scout Pack please contact your Beaver/Cub Scout Leader or the Group Scout Leader. By playing your part and supporting your child you will share the enjoyment, friendship and fun of the family of Scouting.
The Group Executive Committee
Each year, the Scout Group elects an Executive Committee consisting of a number of parents and various Leaders in the Group to carry out the day-to-day tasks of running the Scout Group. They are responsible for purchasing equipment and maintaining Group property. The function of the Group Executive Committee is also to support and help the Scout Group Leaders carry out his or her role in maintaining an effective and successful Scout Group.