Scout Hut Access

As you may be aware, the Church Hall grounds have been purchased by McCarthy and Stone who are planning on building a retirement home on the site. Plans below: McCarthy & Stone Website Blog Preston Article The Church Hall is now fenced off from the Scout Hut which means that we no longer have access[…]

Penwortham Live

Penwortham Live

We are always looking for ways to raise much needed funds for our Scout group and we are pleased to announce that this year we will be a venue for Penwortham Live. Penwortham Live is a community event delivering performances, attractions and activities. It is a festival weekend with music, dance, creative arts and drama.[…]


Generous Donation

This evening the Scouts were presented with a cheque for £400 for the hard work they did at Deepdale Retail Park back in November. Jay from Pickup & Sons who look after the grounds of the site was extremely impressed with the behaviour and work ethic of our Scouts. Jay has invited us to go[…]

Daffodil planting

Daffodil Bulbs

On Saturday, November 26th, 12 Scouts planted 2000 daffodil bulbs at Deepdale Retail Park. The frosty morning commenced with everyone donning green hi-vis vests before we started digging the holes in the hard ground! The activity was part of a community initiative and a generous donation was presented to the group. Following the activity, the[…]

Scouts at CSG Ceremony

Chief Scout’s Gold Presentation

On Thursday 21st July, 7 of our Scouts received their award formally at Hutton Police Headquarters. The event saw 35 Scouts from across West Lancashire receive the prestigious award. Harvey, one of our Scouts who has now moved up to Explorers was honoured with reading the ‘thought of the day’, to a lecture theatre packed[…]

Chief Scout’s Gold Award

7 of our Scouts were presented with their Chief Scout’s Gold Award on Thursday 5th May. Daniel Richardson (ADC Scouts) came down to present the award. This award is the highest accolade a Scout can achieve within the Scout section, before moving on to Explorer Scouts. There is a strict criteria which must be followed.[…]

Scouts at the end of the expedition

Scout Expedition

This weekend the Scout section completed their Expedition Challenge Award. Day 1 was a tough hike, using maps, compasses and navigation skills to find Littledale Scout Camp Site, where tents were set up and tea was cooked on an open fire. Day 2 consisted of bacon sandwiches cooked on Trangia backpacking stoves, kit packing away[…]