Photos & News 2011 - Page 2

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All photographs are taken by Michael Dale, unless otherwise stated.

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Beaver Visit to the Centre for Life

On Saturday the 1st of October Beaver Scouts from most of our Group's went to see Wallace and Gromit at the Centre for Life.


Beaver visit to the centre for life

Beaver visit to the centre for life
Beaver visit to the centre for life

Beaver visit to the centre for life

Beaver visit to the centre for life

Beaver visit to the centre for life
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Climb The Height Of Everest

On Sunday 9th of October Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts, Scouts and an Explorer Scout took part in a sponsored event to raise money for the 2011 Poppy Appeal.

By taking 100 coins up the steps of Collingwood's Monument 14 times it equated to climbing the height of Everest.

Scout's from the 4th Tynemouth also completed the event on an earlier night due to other commitments on the Sunday, while the Explorer Scouts are holding a quiz night to raise money for the appeal on the 14th of November.

Congratulations and thank you to everyone who took part.


Climb the height of Everest - Beaver Scouts

Climb the height of Everest - Beaver Scouts

Climb the height of Everest - Beaver Scouts

Climb the height of Everest - Beaver Scouts

Climb the height of Everest - Beaver Scouts

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Thanks to Jason Vasey of the 8th Tynemouth for the photos below.

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Norah Roberts Competition

On Wednesday 12th of October Cub Scouts took part in this year's Norah Roberts competition.

Congratulations to everyone who took part and particularly to the 3rd Tynemouth who came first and the 1st Tynemouth who were close runners up.

    The Winning Team The Runners Up    
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Poppy Collecting

On Sunday 30th of October, Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th of November members of the District and some parents went to the Royal Quays collecting for this year's Poppy Appeal. Not all the sellers were caught on camera but most were. Thank you to everyone who turned up.

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Remembrance Day Parade

On Sunday 13th of November over 160 members of the District took part in the remembrance parade in North Shields. They were joined by families and friends and formed the largest unit on parade by a long way. A huge thank you to everyone who took the time to take part.

           

Tynemouth Scouts were represented at other services around the area and around the UK. Our Explorer Scouts took part in a parade and service at Humshaugh and then Hexham Abbey.

Members of the 18th Tynemouth took part in a parade at the church they are attached to.

Oliver, a Beaver Scout took part in a service and parade in Clitheroe- East Lancashire. The parade went from St Mary's Church, through the town to the cenotaph in the castle's grounds. Oliver joined the parade and walked it's full route. On reaching the cenotaph, he was invited to stand with a local group of Beavers and remained with them throughout the ceremony and the 2 minutes silence.

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Beaver Sports and IT Badge Day

On Saturday 19th of November the Beaver Scouts held their winter sports day and IT badge day. Thank you to everyone who turned up.

Beaver Scout Sports and IT Badge Day

Beaver Scout Sports and IT Badge Day

Beaver Scout Sports and IT Badge Day

Beaver Scout Sports and IT Badge Day

Beaver Scout Sports and IT Badge Day
Beaver Scout Sports and IT Badge Day
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Carol Service

On Sunday 4th of December the District held their annual carol service at St. Columba's church in North Shields. Thanks to Sue Kirsopp for the photos.

The District Carol Service

The District Carol Service

The District Carol Service

The District Carol Service
The District Carol Service

The District Carol Service