29 Mar 2018

Two Wokingham Explorer Scouts have spent the last 7 months preparing themselves for 125 miles and 77 portages as part of the Devizes to Westminster Canoe Race.
The race has been run over Easter weekend for the last 70 years and the race record for the 24h senior crews is still held by a former Wokingham Scouter. The two Explorers will take part in the 4 day stage race starting tomorrow at around 8:30 am and completing in the early hours of Monday morning at Westminster bridge.
The lads will also be …

18 Mar 2018

There is an urgent appeal for parents to step forward to help keep a Beaver section open at 1st Woosehill.
Across the District there is a long list of young people wanting a space in Beavers but without volunteers the sections cannot run. The current leaders have notified the Group they are looking to step down and without replacements the section will have to close.
If you could spare some time please contact the Group via their Website : – https://1stwoosehill.org.uk/

16 Oct 2016


Steve Capel was officially invested as 1st Woosehill Scout’s new Group Scout Leader (GSL) at the Group’s first joint campfire, attended by all Sections. Steve joined new Beavers and Scouts as they took their Promises and reaffirmed that he would ‘do his best’ as he received the Group’s distinctive blue necker from youngest Scout. Following the ceremony, everyone gathered round the roaring campfire to sing songs and enjoy hot chocolate, marshmallows and cakes. A great way to mark a new era …