Recent Activities:

st George's Day
These are a few of the activities the Cubs enjoyed during their camp at Downe.

Downe Cub Camp

It was Ightham Cubs turn to have their camp at Downe. It was a full and active camp.

Downe Cub Camp
Downe Camp, now the Cubs Turn

Beavers First Aid

The Beavers are paying close attention to their First Aid instructions.

Beavers First Aid
Beavers First Aid Instruction going through the equipment

Scout Parachute Drop

The scouts were blind folded and dumped in an unknown location. Using there map and compass they needed to find their way to the end point.

Scout Parachute Drop
The scouts about to embark on finding their way home, from being dropped in an unknown location

Cubs Playing In The Tunnel

The Cubs are playing in the Tunnel. We played a number of different games such as finding the scarf the other team had hidden.

Scout Parachute Drop
Cubs playing in the Tunnels, trying to find hidden treasure!

Scout Backwards Cooking

The Scouts attempting to cook their dinner, using camping equipment, and also cooking without utensils.

Scout Parachute Drop
Mmmm... Enjoying the meals that they prepared themselves. They cooked the meal in the scout field using minimal equipment.

st George's Day

Ightham Scout Group attending the Saint George's Day parade in West Malling. After we had fun and games in the cricket field.

st George's Day
Well Done! A good turnout for Saint George's Day. I hope you all enjoyed the fun activities afterwards!

Mental Health Talk

The Cubs had a talk from the charity 'West Kent Mind' about wellbeing

Abseiling At Downe Camp
A demonstration by 'West Kent Mind'

Abseiling At Downe Camp

The scouts learned to abseil at Downe Camp. The weather was, let us say, bracing. We had some snow. It was uncomfortable to spend too much time outside, however the scouts remained brave, facing the challenges of the day.

Abseiling At Downe Camp
Abseiling At Downe Camp

Cubs Archery At Sevenoaks Sleepover

One of the activities at the cub Sleepover was Archery.

Cubs Archery At Sevenoaks Sleepover
Cubs Archery At Sevenoaks Sleepover

Cub Delighted that her friends are bad shots

Cub showing off her high score.

Cubs Archery At Sevenoaks Sleepover
Cubs Archery At Sevenoaks Sleepover

Beaver's Art & Craft

Beaver Art Work!

Beaver's Working On Their Paintings
Beaver's Working On Their Paintings

Scouts Playing In The Tunnels

A Set of Tunnels at Downe. The scouts used it for races, treasure hunts and other games.

Scouts Playing In The Tunnels
Scouts Playing In The Tunnels

Making the most of the snow at camp

Well it did snow on us... so what was a poor scout to do? GO Sledging, and maybe throw a few snowballs!

Sledging at Downe
Sledging at Downe

Coming Up

  • Party In The Car Park: 16th of June, 2pm-11.15pm
  • Scout Camp In The New Forest
  • Cub Camp at Chattam Dockyards
  • Cubs At Downe
  • Beavers July Sleep Over